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San Diego to Denver bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$98.00
Shortest Duration25h 50m
Trips per day5
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How much does a bus ticket from San Diego to Denver cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Diego to Denver were $116.60.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Diego to Denver is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 9 days out, tickets are on average $111.90 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from San Diego to Denver?

The distance between San Diego and Denver is approximately 833.27 miles, or 1340.67 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 31 hours and 32 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 25 hours and 50 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

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

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

On average there are 5 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Diego to Denver, with an average of 5 trips per day and 97 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Diego to Denver. Of the 5 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 Denver starts at $172.00.

1 carriers offer San Diego to Denver bus trips


Book Greyhound from San Diego to Denver from $98.00. There are 5 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Diego to Denver and you can expect on average to pay $180.20 for a Greyhound ticket to Denver. In San Diego, Greyhound departs to Denver from Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave and one other station. In Denver, Greyhound arrives at Rtd Colorado & I-25 Sta and 3 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from San Diego to Denver takes 31 hours and 33 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Denver in 25 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $209.56 for a weekend trip to Denver.

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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 Denver will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 1313 National Ave
  • San Ysidro Transit Ctr
Bus trips arrive in Denver at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Denver for trips arriving from San Diego:
  • Rtd Colorado & I-25 Sta
  • Bus Terminal - 1055 19th St
  • Union Station
  • 11601 W 2nd Place