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San Diego to Tucson bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$51.00
Shortest Duration11h 10m
Trips per day4
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How to book cheap San Diego to Tucson bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Diego to Tucson 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 San Diego to Tucson were $81.17. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $53.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from San Diego to Tucson?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Diego to Tucson by bus is usually on Saturday. 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. Monday 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 San Diego to Tucson has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Diego to Tucson, with an average of 4 trips per day and 65 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Diego to Tucson. 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.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from San Diego to Tucson starts at $73.10.

1 carriers offer San Diego to Tucson bus trips


Book Greyhound from San Diego to Tucson from $51.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Diego to Tucson and you can expect on average to pay $98.25 for a Greyhound ticket to Tucson. In San Diego, Greyhound departs to Tucson from Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave and one other station. In Tucson, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from San Diego to Tucson takes 12 hours and 48 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Tucson in 11 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $105.01 for a weekend trip to Tucson.

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from San Diego. Most bus trips to Tucson will depart from Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave, San Ysidro Transit Ctr.
  • Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave
  • San Ysidro Transit Ctr
Bus trips arrive in Tucson at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Terminal, Laos Transit Center are the main bus stations in Tucson for trips arriving from San Diego.
  • Bus Terminal
  • Laos Transit Center