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San Diego to Reno bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$92.00
Shortest Duration16h 15m
Trips per day4
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How much does a bus ticket from San Diego to Reno cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Diego to Reno were $113.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Diego to Reno is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 5 days out, tickets are on average $129.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The distance between San Diego and Reno is approximately 493.73 miles, or 794.39 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 17 hours and 16 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 16 hours and 15 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 Reno?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Diego to Reno by bus is usually on Monday. 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. Saturday 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 Reno 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 Reno, with an average of 4 trips per day and 15 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Diego to Reno. 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? Travelling by Train from San Diego to Reno starts at $93.75.

1 carriers offer San Diego to Reno bus trips


Book Greyhound from San Diego to Reno from $92.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Diego to Reno and you can expect on average to pay $168.07 for a Greyhound ticket to Reno. In San Diego, Greyhound departs to Reno from San Ysidro Transit Ctr and one other station. In Reno, Greyhound arrives at 280 N Center St,

An average trip on Greyhound from San Diego to Reno takes 17 hours and 17 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Reno in 16 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $199.25 for a weekend trip to Reno.

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