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Journey Information

Los Angeles to New York coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£195.38
Shortest Duration65h 30m
Trips per day11
Coach lines1

Los Angeles to New York Route Map

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Los Angeles to New York 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 Los Angeles to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £195.38 was the low point for coach fares from Los Angeles to New York. Coaches from New York to Los Angeles are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £195.38 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 19 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £38.17 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 68 hours and 49 minutes to cover the 2446 miles (3936 kilometers) from Los Angeles, CA to New York, NY. However, the fastest coach only takes 65 hours and 30 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?

Friday is the busiest travel day for coaches as people head from Los Angeles to New York for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Los Angeles?

The first coach leaves at 02:00 and the last coach leaves at 21:00. To see the times for all coaches from Los Angeles to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 11 scheduled coaches that travel from Los Angeles to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Los Angeles to New York; ticket prices start at £154.58.

What coach companies travel from Los Angeles to New York?

There is one coach company that operates from Los Angeles to New York. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound112d 20h 49m£207.66

Where does the coach leave from in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles, California has two coach stations with service to New York, New York:

  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
  • North Hollywood Bus Station
  • Union Station

Where does the coach arrive in New York?

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

Price trends for coaches from Los Angeles to New York

Average prices by travel date

£212£141£71OctNov

Monthly average prices

£177£141£106£71£35NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

£235£188£141£94£473020100

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