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San Jose to Charlotte bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$158.00
Shortest Duration62h 15m
Trips per day3
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How much does a bus ticket from San Jose to Charlotte cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Jose to Charlotte were $158.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Jose to Charlotte is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 17 days out, tickets are on average $89.20 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from San Jose to Charlotte?

The distance between San Jose and Charlotte is approximately 2273.94 miles, or 3658.63 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 65 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 62 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 Jose to Charlotte?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Jose to Charlotte 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. Wednesday 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 Jose to Charlotte has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Jose to Charlotte, with an average of 3 trips per day and 13 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Jose to Charlotte. Of the 3 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.

1 carriers offer San Jose to Charlotte bus trips


Book Greyhound from San Jose to Charlotte from $158.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Jose to Charlotte and you can expect on average to pay $194.02 for a Greyhound ticket to Charlotte. In San Jose, Greyhound departs to Charlotte from Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St, In Charlotte, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 601 W Trade St,

An average trip on Greyhound from San Jose to Charlotte takes 65 hours and 48 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Charlotte in 62 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $262.00 for a weekend trip to Charlotte.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from San Jose. Most bus trips to Charlotte will depart from:
  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St
Bus trips arrive in Charlotte at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Charlotte for trips arriving from San Jose:
  • Bus Terminal - 601 W Trade St