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traveling from Los Angeles to San Diego by bus

Cheapest price$10.00
Fastest time2h 20m
Trips per day38
bus carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Los Angeles to San Diego?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Los Angeles to San Diego is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Los Angeles to San Diego were $17.13. By booking 0 days out, tickets are on average $0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Los Angeles to San Diego?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Los Angeles to San Diego by bus is at 2 PM on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6 AM on Saturday 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.

How many daily bus trips are there from Los Angeles to San Diego?

On average there are 38 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Los Angeles to San Diego, with an average of 33 trips per day and 674 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Los Angeles to San Diego. Of the 38 trips there are 36 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Los Angeles start at $32.20.

bus lines that run from Los Angeles to San Diego

Tufesa Internacional

Tufesa Internacional operates, on average, 5 bus schedule(s) from Los Angeles to San Diego. The average Tufesa Internacional ticket to San Diego costs $26.02. Cheap Tufesa Internacional tickets to San Diego are available on Wanderu starting from $21.00. In Los Angeles, Tufesa Internacional departs from 611 Maple Ave and 3 other stations. In San Diego, Tufesa Internacional arrives at San Ysidro Transit Center and no other station.

An average trip on Tufesa Internacional from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 3 hours and 3 minutes, while the fastest available Tufesa Internacional trip will get you to San Diego in 2 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Tufesa Internacional offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $25.97 for a weekend getaway trip to San Diego.

Tufesa Internacional
Tufesa Internacional
Air conditioning
Restroom
Movies
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WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 3m
Avg. Price
$26.02

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 33 bus schedule(s) from Los Angeles to San Diego. The average Greyhound ticket to San Diego costs $18.06. Cheap Greyhound tickets to San Diego are available on Wanderu starting from $10.00. In Los Angeles, Greyhound departs from Greyhound Station - 1716 E 7th St and no other station. In San Diego, Greyhound arrives at Greyhound Station - 1313 National Ave and 1 other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 3 hours and 9 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to San Diego in 2 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 33 trips per day and you could expect to pay $19.73 for a weekend getaway trip to San Diego.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
3h 9m
Avg. Price
$18.06
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 5 stations that have bus departures from Los Angeles. Most bus trips to San Diego will depart from Greyhound Station - 1716 E 7th St, 611 Maple Ave, 10413 Laurel Canyon Blvd Pacoima, 5201 E Olympic Blvd E, 4555 E 3rd St & S McDonnell Ave E.
  • Greyhound Station - 1716 E 7th St
  • 611 Maple Ave
  • 10413 Laurel Canyon Blvd Pacoima
  • 5201 E Olympic Blvd E
  • 4555 E 3rd St & S McDonnell Ave E
Bus trips arrive in San Diego at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. San Ysidro Transit Center, Greyhound Station - 1313 National Ave are the main bus stations in San Diego for trips arriving from Los Angeles.
  • San Ysidro Transit Center
  • Greyhound Station - 1313 National Ave