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Houston to Los Angeles bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$125.96
Fastest time31h 45m
Trips per day10
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Houston to Los Angeles

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Houston to Los Angeles is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Houston to Los Angeles were $151.13. By booking 9 days out, tickets are on average $88.82 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Houston to Los Angeles?

The distance between Houston and Los Angeles is approximately 1371.68 miles, or 2206.95 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 35 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 31 hours and 45 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 Houston to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Houston to Los Angeles by bus is on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Tuesday 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 Houston to Los Angeles has the most daily schedules

On average there are 10 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Houston to Los Angeles, with an average of 10 trips per day and 201 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Houston to Los Angeles. Of the 10 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Houston to Los Angeles starts at $175.02.

1 carriers offer Houston to Los Angeles bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Houston to Los Angeles from $125.96. There are 10 Greyhound schedules from Houston to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay $190.17 for a Greyhound ticket to Los Angeles. In Houston, Greyhound departs to Los Angeles from Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St and no other station. In Los Angeles, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Houston to Los Angeles takes 35 hours and 25 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Los Angeles in 31 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 10 trips per day and you could expect to pay $215.76 for a weekend getaway trip to Los Angeles.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 11h 25m
Avg. Price
$190.17

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Houston. Most bus trips to Los Angeles will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St
Bus trips arrive in Los Angeles at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Los Angeles for trips arriving from Houston:
  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
  • Union Station
  • North Hollywood Bus Station