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traveling from Sacramento to San Francisco by bus

Cheapest price
$1.00
Fastest time
1h 40m
Trips per day
12
bus carriers
2
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Sacramento to San Francisco?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Sacramento to San Francisco is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Sacramento to San Francisco were $6.48. By booking 1 days out, tickets are on average $2.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Sacramento to San Francisco?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Sacramento to San Francisco by bus is at 3 PM on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6 PM on Thursday 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 Sacramento to San Francisco?

On average there are 12 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Sacramento to San Francisco, with an average of 7 trips per day and 144 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Sacramento to San Francisco. Of the 12 trips there are 12 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Sacramento start at $25.00.

bus lines that run from Sacramento to San Francisco

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 4 bus schedule(s) from Sacramento to San Francisco. The average Megabus ticket to San Francisco costs $8.48. Cheap Megabus tickets to San Francisco are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Sacramento, Megabus departs from Univ - 65th St Light Rail Stn - 6740 Q St and no other station. In San Francisco, Megabus arrives at Caltrain Station - Townsend St and 5th St and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Sacramento to San Francisco takes 1 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to San Francisco in 1 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $10.23 for a weekend getaway trip to San Francisco.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 53m
Avg. Price
$8.48

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 7 bus schedule(s) from Sacramento to San Francisco. The average Greyhound ticket to San Francisco costs $10.71. Cheap Greyhound tickets to San Francisco are available on Wanderu starting from $7.00. In Sacramento, Greyhound departs from Greyhound Station - 420 Richards Blvd and no other station. In San Francisco, Greyhound arrives at Greyhound Station - 200 Folsom St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Sacramento to San Francisco takes 2 hours and 20 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to San Francisco in 1 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $12.09 for a weekend getaway trip to San Francisco.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 20m
Avg. Price
$10.71
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Sacramento. Most bus trips to San Francisco will depart from Greyhound Station - 420 Richards Blvd, Univ - 65th St Light Rail Stn - 6740 Q St.
  • Greyhound Station - 420 Richards Blvd
  • Univ - 65th St Light Rail Stn - 6740 Q St
Bus trips arrive in San Francisco at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Greyhound Station - 200 Folsom St, Caltrain Station - Townsend St and 5th St are the main bus stations in San Francisco for trips arriving from Sacramento.
  • Greyhound Station - 200 Folsom St
  • Caltrain Station - Townsend St and 5th St