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Denver-Omaha Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Denver to Omaha bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$82.00
Shortest Duration9h 5m
Trips per day2
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Denver to Omaha right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Denver to Omaha?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $82.00 was the low point for bus fares from Denver to Omaha. Buses from Omaha to Denver are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $82.00 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 10 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $21.47 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 9 hours and 34 minutes to cover the 484 miles (778 kilometers) from Denver, CO to Omaha, NE. However, the fastest bus only takes 9 hours and 5 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Denver?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Denver to Omaha, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Denver to Omaha. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Denver to Omaha; ticket prices start at $67.00.

What bus companies travel from Denver to Omaha?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Denver, Colorado to Omaha, Nebraska. However, each company only runs one bus per day. We've compiled their average prices and journey times for easy comparison:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Burlington Trailways19h 5m$85.96
Express Arrow110h 20m$103.92

Where does the bus leave from in Denver?

Most buses depart from the main station in Denver, Colorado:

  • Union Station

Where does the bus arrive in Omaha?

All buses from Denver arrive at one main station in Omaha, Nebraska:

  • Burlington Trailways Terminal

Price trends for buses from Denver to Omaha

Average prices by travel date

$105$70$35NovDec

Monthly average prices

$100$80$60$40$20JFMAMJJASOND

Prices as travel date approaches

$125$100$75$50$253020100

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