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Journey Information

Sacramento to San Jose coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£7.85
Shortest Duration3h 35m
Trips per day1
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Sacramento to San Jose 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 Sacramento to San Jose?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £7.85 was the low point for coach fares from Sacramento to San Jose. Coaches from San Jose to Sacramento are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £7.85 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 11 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £1.57 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 4 hours and 4 minutes to cover the 89 miles (142 kilometers) from Sacramento, CA to San Jose, CA. However, the fastest coach only takes 3 hours and 35 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the coach.

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

Because many passengers travel from Sacramento to San Jose at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Sacramento?

There is usually only one coach per day from Sacramento to San Jose. It leaves the station in Sacramento at 09:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many coaches are there each day?

There is usually only one coach per day from Sacramento to San Jose. However, it is not a direct coach, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change coaches during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Sacramento to San Jose; ticket prices start at £21.97.

What coach companies travel from Sacramento to San Jose?

There is one coach company that operates from Sacramento to San Jose. Greyhound is the only company to provide coach transportation at the moment. It only operates one coach trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound14h 5m£8.38

Where does the coach leave from in Sacramento?

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

  • Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd

Where does the coach arrive in San Jose?

All coaches from Sacramento arrive at one main station in San Jose, California:

  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St

Price trends for coaches from Sacramento to San Jose

Average prices by travel date

£12£8£4JulAug

Monthly average prices

£20£16£12£8£4NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

£39£31£24£16£83020100

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