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Journey Information

Los Angeles to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$127.00
Shortest Duration67h 5m
Trips per day6
Bus lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Los Angeles to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $145.00 was the low point for bus fares from Los Angeles to New York. Buses from New York to Los Angeles are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $145.00 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 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $140.33 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 69 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 2446 miles (3936 kilometers) from Los Angeles to New York. However, the fastest bus only takes 67 hours and 5 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, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Los Angeles?

The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Los Angeles to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Los Angeles to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 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 New York; ticket prices start at $197.00.

What bus companies travel from Los Angeles to New York?

There is one bus company that operates from Los Angeles to New York. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound62d 21h 51m$219.52

Where does the bus leave from in Los Angeles?

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

  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
  • North Hollywood Bus Station

Where does the bus arrive in New York?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

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