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San Francisco to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$168.00
Shortest Duration72h 0m
Trips per day5
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How to book cheap San Francisco to New York bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Francisco to New York 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 Francisco to New York were $170.25. By booking 15 days out, tickets are on average $71.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from San Francisco to New York?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Francisco to New York by bus is usually around 9:00 AM 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. Around 11:00 AM on Tuesday 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 Francisco to New York has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Francisco to New York, with an average of 5 trips per day and 109 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Francisco to New York. 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? Traveling by Train from San Francisco to New York starts at $193.00.

1 carriers offer San Francisco to New York bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from San Francisco to New York from $168.00. There are 5 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Francisco to New York and you can expect on average to pay $206.15 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In San Francisco, Greyhound departs to New York from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St, In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from San Francisco to New York takes 75 hours and 19 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 72 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $220.79 for a weekend trip to New York.

Restroom
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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
3h 19m
Avg. Price
$206.15

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from San Francisco. Most bus trips to New York will depart from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St
Bus trips arrive in New York at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Port Authority Bus Station, GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway are the main bus stations in New York for trips arriving from San Francisco.
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway