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Boston to San Jose bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$220.18
Fastest time80h 10m
Trips per day2
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Boston to San Jose

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Boston to San Jose is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Boston to San Jose were $228.74.

How long is the bus ride from Boston to San Jose?

The distance between Boston and San Jose is approximately 2679.66 miles, or 4311.41 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 83 hours and 53 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 80 hours and 10 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Boston to San Jose?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to San Jose by bus is on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Friday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Boston to San Jose has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Boston to San Jose, with an average of 2 trips per day and 19 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Boston to San Jose. Of the 2 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Boston to San Jose starts at $342.79.

1 carriers offer Boston to San Jose bus trips


Book Greyhound from Boston to San Jose from $220.18. There are 2 Greyhound schedules from Boston to San Jose and you can expect on average to pay $313.98 for a Greyhound ticket to San Jose. In Boston, Greyhound departs to San Jose from South Station Bus Terminal and no other station. In San Jose, Greyhound arrives at Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Boston to San Jose takes 83 hours and 54 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to San Jose in 80 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $367.84 for a weekend getaway trip to San Jose.

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Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Boston. Most bus trips to San Jose will depart from:
  • South Station Bus Terminal
Bus trips arrive in San Jose at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in San Jose for trips arriving from Boston:
  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St
  • 1701 Airport Blvd