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traveling from Los Angeles to San Jose by bus

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration6h 25m
Trips per day28
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Los Angeles to San Jose?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Los Angeles to San Jose were $20.69. By booking 12 days out, tickets are on average $3.99 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Los Angeles to San Jose by bus is at 12:00 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 9:00 PM on 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.

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

On average there are 28 bus trips per day. Tufesa Internacional has the most options for departures from Los Angeles to San Jose, with an average of 11 trips per day and 220 monthly trips. 4 bus carriers currently travel from Los Angeles to San Jose. Of the 28 trips there are 27 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Los Angeles start at $49.00.

bus lines that run from Los Angeles to San Jose

Tufesa Internacional

Tufesa Internacional operates, on average, 11 bus schedule(s) from Los Angeles to San Jose. The average Tufesa Internacional ticket to San Jose costs $54.00. In Los Angeles, Tufesa Internacional departs from 5201 E Olympic Blvd E and 3 other stations. In San Jose, Tufesa Internacional arrives at 1118 E William St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Tufesa Internacional from Los Angeles to San Jose takes 8 hours and 3 minutes, while the fastest available Tufesa Internacional trip will get you to San Jose in 6 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Tufesa Internacional offers 11 trips per day and you could expect to pay $54.00 for a weekend getaway trip to San Jose.

Tufesa Internacional
Tufesa Internacional
Air conditioning
Restroom
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
8h 3m
Avg. Price
$54.00

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 5 bus schedule(s) from Los Angeles to San Jose. The average Megabus ticket to San Jose costs $18.12. Cheap Megabus tickets to San Jose are available on Wanderu starting from $4.99. In Los Angeles, Megabus departs from Union Station and no other station. In San Jose, Megabus arrives at Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Los Angeles to San Jose takes 6 hours and 42 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to San Jose in 6 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay $21.86 for a weekend getaway trip to San Jose.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 42m
Avg. Price
$18.12

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 8 bus schedule(s) from Los Angeles to San Jose. The average Greyhound ticket to San Jose costs $21.73. Cheap Greyhound tickets to San Jose are available on Wanderu starting from $15.00. In Los Angeles, Greyhound departs from Greyhound Station - 1716 E 7th St and no other station. In San Jose, Greyhound arrives at Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Los Angeles to San Jose takes 8 hours and 3 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to San Jose in 6 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $25.90 for a weekend getaway trip to San Jose.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
8h 3m
Avg. Price
$21.73

BoltBus

BoltBus operates, on average, 3 bus schedule(s) from Los Angeles to San Jose. The average BoltBus ticket to San Jose costs $20.27. Cheap BoltBus tickets to San Jose are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Los Angeles, BoltBus departs from Union Station and no other station. In San Jose, BoltBus arrives at Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St and no other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from Los Angeles to San Jose takes 7 hours and 9 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to San Jose in 6 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $24.79 for a weekend getaway trip to San Jose.

BoltBus
BoltBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
7h 9m
Avg. Price
$20.27

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 6 stations that have bus departures from Los Angeles. Most bus trips to San Jose will depart from Union Station, Greyhound Station - 1716 E 7th St, 5201 E Olympic Blvd E, 611 Maple Ave, 4555 E 3rd St & S McDonnell Ave E, 10413 Laurel Canyon Blvd Pacoima.
  • Union Station
  • Greyhound Station - 1716 E 7th St
  • 5201 E Olympic Blvd E
  • 611 Maple Ave
  • 4555 E 3rd St & S McDonnell Ave E
  • 10413 Laurel Canyon Blvd Pacoima
Bus trips arrive in San Jose at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St, 1642 Story Rd, 1118 E William St are the main bus stations in San Jose for trips arriving from Los Angeles.
  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St
  • 1642 Story Rd
  • 1118 E William St