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Journey Information

Tucson to Oakland bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$123.00
Shortest Duration20h 35m
Trips per day2
Bus lines1
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Tucson-Oakland Bus Schedule

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Tucson to Oakland?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $123.00 was the low point for bus fares from Tucson to Oakland. Buses from Oakland to Tucson are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $123.00 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 bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 3 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $17.00 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 25 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 748 miles (1204 kilometers) from Tucson to Oakland. However, the fastest bus only takes 20 hours and 35 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, 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 bus 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 buses leave Tucson?

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Tucson to Oakland, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Tucson to Oakland. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Tucson to Oakland; ticket prices start at $102.50.

What bus companies travel from Tucson to Oakland?

There is one bus company that operates from Tucson to Oakland. Greyhound is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound21d 1h 15m$133.00

Where does the bus leave from in Tucson?

Most buses depart from the main station in Tucson, Arizona:

  • Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Oakland?

All buses from Tucson arrive at one main station in Oakland, California:

  • Bus Terminal - 2103 San Pablo Ave

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