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How to get to San Jose by bus

Routes173
Trips per day333
bus lines5
Stations3
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What bus companies travel to San Jose, California?

Located in California, San Jose is accessible by bus from 173 other cities. You can choose from 333 daily scheduled trips when you search for buses to San Jose on Wanderu. FlixBus US usually has the most buses on any given day.

Looking for other ways to get there? Train tickets to San Jose are also available.

Bus companies serving San Jose

BusRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound1102d 4h 58m$202.48
FlixBus US529h 14m$45.18
Amtrak Thruway2610h 22m$58.37
Tufesa Internacional138h 21m$70.51
Tufesa Plus77h 28m$54.54

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a bus ticket to San Jose?

$5.99 is the cheapest price for a bus ticket to San Jose, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to San Jose. In the last month, buses from Redwood City to San Jose had the lowest average price at $5.99.

Where is the bus station in San Jose, CA?

The busiest bus station in San Jose is Downtown San Jose - 129 W San Carlos St. The distance between Downtown San Jose - 129 W San Carlos St to the center of San Jose is 0.6 miles. There are several other active stations in addition to this main station. The other popular bus stations in San Jose are:

  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St
  • 1118 E William St

Which bus service has the best service to San Jose?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to San Jose by bus with Megabus giving them a 4 rating out of 5. Travelers also mentioned that Greyhound had the most comfortable bus service to San Jose taking into account the seats and amenities that Greyhound offers. They rate Greyhound a 3.7 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard. If you are looking to arrive to San Jose punctually travelers suggest that Megabus has the best on time performance on their bus schedules to San Jose, rating them a 4.2 based on their on time arrivals.

What is the closest airport to San Jose, CA?

The closest airport to San Jose is Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl Airport (SJC), it is located 2.9 miles from the city center of San Jose.

Is San Jose a popular bus travel destination?

San Jose ranks number 38 among most popular bus destinations in the region. It also ranks number 590 in United States. San Jose ranks number 3 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to San Jose via bus service. On average 88 direct daily bus trips serve San Jose.

What is the population of San Jose?

The population of San Jose is 1026908. San Jose ranks number 5 in terms of population in California and number 131 in all of United States.

What type of traveler does San Jose attract?

People who take the bus to San Jose are most often visiting their families or loved ones. With frequent schedules, the ability to book and hop on a bus last minute make taking a bus to San Jose easy whether you're planning a trip far in advance or need some quality time with loved ones at the last minute.

What bus station is located closest to the city center of San Jose?

The closest bus station to the city center of San Jose is Downtown San Jose - 129 W San Carlos St, located just 0.6 miles away. Select Downtown San Jose - 129 W San Carlos St as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of San Jose. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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