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Los Angeles to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€114.84
Shortest Duration63h 35m
Trips per day20
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Los Angeles to New York cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Los Angeles to New York were €119.52.

The best way to find cheap coach tickets from Los Angeles to New York is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 29 days out, tickets are on average €113.24 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Los Angeles to New York?

The distance between Los Angeles and New York is approximately 2446.95 miles, or 3936.98 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 68 hours and 41 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 63 hours and 35 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 Los Angeles to New York?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Los Angeles to New York by bus is on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Monday 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.

What bus companies travel from Los Angeles to New York?

On average there are 20 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Los Angeles to New York, with an average of 20.066 trips per day and 306 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Los Angeles to New York. Of the 20 trips there are 2 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Los Angeles to New York start at €178.14.

1 carriers offer Los Angeles to New York bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Los Angeles to New York from €114.84. There are 20.065574 Greyhound schedules from Los Angeles to New York and you can expect on average to pay €172.81 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In Los Angeles, Greyhound departs to New York from Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St and 2 other stations. In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Los Angeles to New York takes 68 hours and 42 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 63 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 18.235294 trips per day and you could expect to pay €186.09 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

Avg. Time
2d 20h 42m
Avg. Price
€172.81

Plan your next adventure

There are 3 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to New York will depart from these stations in Los Angeles:
  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
  • Union Station
  • North Hollywood Bus Station
Buses arrive in New York at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in New York for trips arriving from Los Angeles:
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 7-11 - Jd Foods

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