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Journey Information

San Francisco to Reno coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£15.51
Shortest Duration6h 45m
Trips per day1
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from San Francisco to Reno 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 San Francisco to Reno?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £16.28 was the low point for coach fares from San Francisco to Reno. Coaches from Reno to San Francisco are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £16.28 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 7 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £17.35 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 6 hours and 45 minutes to cover the 186 miles (299 kilometers) from San Francisco, CA to Reno, NV. 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?

Because many passengers travel from San Francisco to Reno 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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave San Francisco?

There is usually only one coach per day from San Francisco to Reno. It leaves the station in San Francisco at 07:00 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 San Francisco to Reno. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct coach, meaning that you do not have to get on a different coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from San Francisco to Reno; ticket prices start at £34.89.

What coach companies travel from San Francisco to Reno?

There is one coach company that operates from San Francisco to Reno. 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
Greyhound16h 45m£23.85

Where does the coach leave from in San Francisco?

Most coaches depart from the main station in San Francisco, California:

  • 425 Mission St

Where does the coach arrive in Reno?

All coaches from San Francisco arrive at one main station in Reno, Nevada:

  • 280 N Center St

Price trends for coaches from San Francisco to Reno

Monthly average prices

£39£31£23£16£8ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

£39£31£23£16£83020100

coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from San Francisco, CA to Reno, NV
5.0
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
1.0
Staff
5.0
Value
5.0
Condition
5.0
Linda
5.0
23 February 2020Solo travel
Pros
The drive was a very good driver we made it there 30 minutes early very quick and trip
Cons
Complementary snacks in water soda juice Bilton headphones in to the seats or disposable ones
Tips
Yes take to the lake trip to Reno because you get there so quick for you know you’re there and it’s express and always carry weather and snacks with you in something to read or play with like your phone

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