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Los Angeles to Sacramento bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$31.00
Shortest Duration7h 45m
Trips per day7
Bus lines2
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Price trends for buses from Los Angeles to Sacramento

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20JunJun

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $41.25 was the low point for bus fares from Los Angeles to Sacramento. Buses from Sacramento to Los Angeles are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $41.25 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 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $22.31 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 9 hours and 37 minutes to cover the 361 miles (582 kilometers) from Los Angeles to Sacramento. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours and 45 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?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Sacramento. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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 bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Los Angeles?

The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Los Angeles to Sacramento, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 7 scheduled buses that travel from Los Angeles to Sacramento every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 5 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Los Angeles to Sacramento; ticket prices start at $47.25.

What bus companies travel from Los Angeles to Sacramento?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Los Angeles to Sacramento. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 7 bus trips per day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound79h 47m$45.18
Tufesa Internacional28h 6m$58.00

Where does the bus leave from in Los Angeles?

Los Angeles, California has two bus stations with service to Sacramento, California:

  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
  • North Hollywood Bus Station
  • Union Station
  • 611 Maple Ave
  • 10413 Laurel Canyon Blvd Pacoima
  • E Olympic Blvd 4425
  • 4555 E 3rd St & S McDonnell Ave E

Where does the bus arrive in Sacramento?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Sacramento, California:

  • Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd
  • 6201 Franklin Blvd

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