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San Diego to Sacramento bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$53.00
Shortest Duration10h 20m
Trips per day8
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How to book cheap bus tickets from San Diego to Sacramento

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Diego to Sacramento 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 Sacramento were $62.99. By booking 11 days out, tickets are on average $11.90 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Diego to Sacramento by bus is usually on Wednesday. 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. Sunday 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 Sacramento has the most daily schedules

On average there are 8 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Diego to Sacramento, with an average of 8 trips per day and 176 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Diego to Sacramento. Of the 8 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? Travelling by Train from San Diego to Sacramento starts at $58.50.

1 carriers offer San Diego to Sacramento bus trips


Book Greyhound from San Diego to Sacramento from $53.00. There are 8 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Diego to Sacramento and you can expect on average to pay $70.55 for a Greyhound ticket to Sacramento. In San Diego, Greyhound departs to Sacramento from Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave and one other station. In Sacramento, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd,

An average trip on Greyhound from San Diego to Sacramento takes 12 hours and 7 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Sacramento in 10 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 8 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $76.00 for a weekend trip to Sacramento.

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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 Sacramento will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave
  • San Ysidro Transit Ctr
Bus trips arrive in Sacramento at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Sacramento for trips arriving from San Diego:
  • Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd