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Journey Information

Sacramento to Los Angeles bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$33.00
Shortest Duration7h 30m
Trips per day8
Bus lines3
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Sacramento to Los Angeles
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Yi Chien
October 12, 2019Business
Good peice and survice.
The leg room could be bigger.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $41.00 was the low point for bus fares from Sacramento to Los Angeles. Buses from Los Angeles to Sacramento are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $41.00 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 16 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $17.70 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 10 hours and 23 minutes to cover the 361 miles (582 kilometers) from Sacramento to Los Angeles. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 hours and 30 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?

Because many passengers travel from Sacramento to Los Angeles at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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 Sacramento?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Sacramento to Los Angeles, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Sacramento to Los Angeles every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 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 Sacramento to Los Angeles; ticket prices start at $47.25.

What bus companies travel from Sacramento to Los Angeles?

There are 3 bus lines from Sacramento to Los Angeles. With 7 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
Greyhound710h 38m$44.04
Tufesa Internacional27h 50m$58.00
Tufesa Plus39h 30m$58.00

Where does the bus leave from in Sacramento?

Buses to Los Angeles leave from multiple locations in Sacramento, California. These are the 7 most popular bus stations:

  • Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd
  • 6201 Franklin Blvd

Where does the bus arrive in Los Angeles?

Buses arrive in Los Angeles at 7 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Los Angeles, California:

  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
  • North Hollywood Bus Station
  • Union Station
  • 611 Maple Ave
  • 10413 Laurel Canyon Blvd Pacoima
  • 4555 E 3rd St & S McDonnell Ave E
  • E Olympic Blvd 4425

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