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Los Angeles - El Paso Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 31 intercity buses per day from Los Angeles to El Paso. Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to El Paso usually takes around 17 hours and 6 minutes, but the fastest Los Limousines bus can make the trip in 14 hours,

Distance700 mi (1126 km)
Shortest duration14h 0m
Cheapest price$30.48
Trips per day11
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines4

How much is a bus ticket from Los Angeles to El Paso?

Bus tickets for a trip from Los Angeles to El Paso cost $67.99 on average. While it’s a bit pricey for a bus ticket, it’s still significantly more cost-effective than flying. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date

$105$70$35JulJul

If you're planning to travel by bus from Los Angeles to El Paso in the next month, the average ticket price is expected to range from $72 to $100. The cheapest bus tickets available in the next few weeks are for trips departing on August 5, 2024.

If you’re looking to travel to El Paso this week, bus tickets are available starting at $75.

Monthly avg. prices

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Taking the bus from Los Angeles to El Paso is usually cheapest in August, when the average ticket price is only $78. If you're planning to take the bus from Los Angeles to El Paso during December, keep in mind that bus ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of $116. However, booking your trip in advance can help you score a ticket at a better price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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To save money on bus tickets, buy them as early as possible. Bus carriers usually charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel. Book your ticket at least 28 days in advance to save up to $76.90.

What bus companies travel from Los Angeles to El Paso?

There are 4 bus lines from Los Angeles to El Paso available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 13 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US1117h 9m$86.08
Greyhound1317h 24m$80.38
Los Limousines616h 26m$113.72
Tufesa Plus114h 0m$97.00
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 11 trips per day from Los Angeles to El Paso, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 13 bus trips from Los Angeles to El Paso every day, with the average journey taking around 17 hours and 24 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to El Paso usually start from $30.

  • Book Los Limousines from Los Angeles to El Paso from $91. There are 6 trips per day offered by Los Limousines from Los Angeles to El Paso and you can expect on average to pay for a Los Limousines ticket to El Paso. In Los Angeles, Los Limousines departs to El Paso from Los Angeles Bus Station and one other station. In El Paso, Los Limousines arrives at El Paso Bus Station .

    An average trip on Los Limousines from Los Angeles to El Paso takes 16 hours and 26 minutes , while the fastest available Los Limousines trip will get you to El Paso in 14 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Los Limousines offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to El Paso.

  • Tufesa Plus is an economy bus service run by Tufesa. Its service area covers the southwestern states in the United States and parts of northwest Mexico. Onboard, travelers can enjoy AC, power outlets, reclining chairs, separate male and female restrooms, and WiFi while in Mexico.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 17 hours and 6 minutes to cover the 700 miles from Los Angeles to El Paso. However, the fastest bus only takes 14 hours. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in El Paso. 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.

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Los Angeles to El Paso, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 31 scheduled buses that travel from Los Angeles to El Paso every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 11 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 El Paso; ticket prices start at $107.00.

City Information

Los Angeles

Los Angeles is the undisputed world capital of the entertainment business. Because of that, the City of Angels is where you will find some of the most iconic landmarks of the film and music industries, including the world-famous Walk of Fame and Dolby Theatre (home of the Academy Awards) on Hollywood Boulevard, the easily recognizable Capitol Records building at Hollywood & Vine, and the LA Live complex in Downtown Los Angeles.

The best part of LA is that it has something to offer for people of all interests: outdoor enthusiasts can hike up to the Hollywood sign, fashion aficionados can go shopping in Beverly Hills, art lovers can check out the prominent Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) in the Miracle Mile district, and those looking for a fun night out can go bar-hopping in West Hollywood. Are you a Pokémon GO addict? Well then this is the place for you because LA is the best city to catch the rarest Pokémon in the U.S.. And if you want to want to experience the famed golden coast of Southern California for yourself, head west to Santa Monica and Venice for a refreshing dip in the Pacific Ocean.

With one of the biggest airports on the West Coast and several bus and train stops across the county, Los Angeles makes it easy to travel elsewhere in California, visit the neighboring Nevada, Arizona and Mexico, or take a flight to pretty much any other part of the world.

El Paso

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El Paso takes you to a world of art, history, entertainment, and style. Also known as the Sun City, El Paso is more than just stories of outlaws and their notoriety. While it is the city where one can learn about the lives of jailbreaker Billy the Kid and gunfighter John Wesley Hardin, it is also home to inspiring historical figures such as city attorney Richard F. Burges and missionary Fray Garcia.

El Paso has an exciting mix of art galleries and museums that depicts the city's rich culture and history. These are the reasons why El Paso lures thousands of painters, sculptors, photographers, and muralists from around the world. Among the best art galleries in the area are the Agave Rosa Gallery, Encaustic International Art Studio, and Ho Baron Sculpture Garden.

El Paso delivers when it comes to family and adult entertainment as well. Kids would surely love exploring the El Paso Zoo, trying the rides at the Western Playland, and biking along the Rio Grande. For adults, El Paso's regional casinos are worth visiting. And if you’re a fan of a mixed drink, El Paso is home to some of the country’s cheapest cocktails.

El Paso is easily accessible via train, bus, or air. Flights arrive at the El Paso International Airport or just north of the state border in Las Cruces, NM (the Las Cruces Shuttle runs from this airport to El Paso several times daily). Ground travel includes train service on Amtrak and bus service on several major bus carriers from El Paso to other destinations in Texas and beyond.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Los Angeles?

Main departure station: 800 N Alameda St

Buses to El Paso leave from 10 stations in Los Angeles.

All bus stations in Los Angeles:

  • 800 N Alameda St

  • North Hollywood Bus Station

  • San Fernando Bus Station

  • Downtown - Vignes Lot

  • Los Angeles Bus Station

  • 10413 Laurel Canyon Blvd Pacoima

  • USC - 3492 S Hope St

  • 611 Maple Ave

  • Los Angeles Un Station Arrival

  • 592 Gayley Ave

Where does the bus arrive in El Paso?

Main arrival station: Bus Terminal

The Greyhound bus Station in El Paso is in the center of the city, surrounded by steak houses, restaurants, convenience stores, and hotels. The Southwest University park is only a few blocks away from the bus terminal, which is perfect if you want to stretch your legs and get some fresh air while waiting for a connection.

All bus stations in El Paso:

  • Bus Terminal

  • El Paso Bus Station

  • 212-214 W Paisano Dr

  • 314 W Paisano

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