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Los Angeles to Carlsbad bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$145.00
Shortest Duration20h 40m
Trips per day4
bus carriers1
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How to book cheap Los Angeles to Carlsbad bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Los Angeles to Carlsbad is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Los Angeles to Carlsbad were $150.50. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $68.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Los Angeles to Carlsbad?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Los Angeles to Carlsbad by bus is usually around 6:00 PM on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Around 6:00 PM on Tuesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Los Angeles to Carlsbad has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Los Angeles to Carlsbad, with an average of 4 trips per day and 8 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Los Angeles to Carlsbad. Of the 4 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer Los Angeles to Carlsbad bus trips


Book Greyhound from Los Angeles to Carlsbad from $145.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Los Angeles to Carlsbad and you can expect on average to pay $190.88 for a Greyhound ticket to Carlsbad. In Los Angeles, Greyhound departs to Carlsbad from Union Station and 3 other stations. In Carlsbad, Greyhound arrives at Rd Runner Express 1,

An average trip on Greyhound from Los Angeles to Carlsbad takes 22 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Carlsbad in 20 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $223.75 for a weekend trip to Carlsbad.

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Avg. Time
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Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 4 stations that have bus departures from Los Angeles. Most bus trips to Carlsbad will depart from Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St, Union Station, San Fernando Bus Station, North Hollywood Bus Station.
  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
  • Union Station
  • San Fernando Bus Station
  • North Hollywood Bus Station
Bus trips arrive in Carlsbad at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Rd Runner Express 1 are the main bus stations in Carlsbad for trips arriving from Los Angeles.
  • Rd Runner Express 1