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Fresno-San Francisco Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

Fresno to San Francisco coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£13.34
Shortest Duration4h 50m
Trips per day2
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Fresno to San Francisco right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Fresno to San Francisco?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £15.30 was the low point for coach fares from Fresno to San Francisco. Coaches from San Francisco to Fresno are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £15.30 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 9 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £8.75 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 6 hours to cover the 162 miles (261 kilometers) from Fresno, CA to San Francisco, CA. However, the fastest coach only takes 4 hours and 50 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in San Francisco. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to San Francisco, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Fresno?

The first coach leaves at 04:00 and the last coach leaves at 11:00. To see the times for all coaches from Fresno to San Francisco, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Fresno to San Francisco. One coach is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting coach at any point.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Fresno to San Francisco; ticket prices start at £23.15.

What coach companies travel from Fresno to San Francisco?

There is one coach company that operates from Fresno to San Francisco. Greyhound is the one coach line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound26h 0m£18.30

Where does the coach leave from in Fresno?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Fresno, California:

  • Santa Fe Station - 2650 Tulare St

Where does the coach arrive in San Francisco?

All coaches from Fresno arrive at one main station in San Francisco, California:

  • Salesforce Plaza

Price trends for coaches from Fresno to San Francisco

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Monthly average prices


Prices as travel date approaches


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