Medford to Ashland bus

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Medford - Ashland Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Medford to Ashland. Traveling by bus from Medford to Ashland usually takes around 48 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Thruway bus can make the trip in 35 minutes.

Distance12 mi (20 km)
Shortest duration0h 35m
Cheapest price$8.00
Trips per day3
Most frequent servicePacific Crest Bus Lines
Bus lines2

Price trends for buses from Medford to Ashland

Monthly avg. prices


What bus companies travel from Medford to Ashland?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Medford to Ashland that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Pacific Crest Bus Lines usually offers more choice, with 3 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Thruway20h 52m$8.33
Pacific Crest Bus Lines30h 49m$8.00
  • Amtrak Thruway, also known as Amtrak Thruway Motorcoach, is a system of intercity passenger buses operated by Amtrak to connect train stations to areas that are not served by the carrier’s railroads. On the bus, passengers can enjoy comfortable reclining seats with leg rests and access to onboard restroom facilities. Amtrak Thruway bus tickets from Medford to Ashland start at $8. On average, there are 2 Amtrak Thruway bus trips on this route every day.

  • Book Pacific Crest Bus Lines from Medford to Ashland from $8. There are 3 trips per day offered by Pacific Crest Bus Lines from Medford to Ashland and you can expect on average to pay for a Pacific Crest Bus Lines ticket to Ashland. In Medford, Pacific Crest Bus Lines departs to Ashland from Rogue Valley Transit Ctr and one other station. In Ashland, Pacific Crest Bus Lines arrives at Ashland Bus Stop .

    An average trip on Pacific Crest Bus Lines from Medford to Ashland takes 0 hours and 49 minutes , while the fastest available Pacific Crest Bus Lines trip will get you to Ashland in 0 hours and 35 minutes .

    On weekends, Pacific Crest Bus Lines offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Ashland.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 48 minutes to cover the 12 miles from Medford to Ashland. However, the fastest bus only takes 35 minutes. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, 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.

The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Medford to Ashland, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Medford to Ashland every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Medford to Ashland without transferring.

City Information

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Medford?

Main departure station: Rogue Valley Transit Ctr

Medford has two bus stations with service to Ashland.

All bus stations in Medford:

  • Rogue Valley Transit Ctr

  • Rogue Valley International Airport

Where does the bus arrive in Ashland?

Main arrival station: Ashland Bus Stop

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Ashland.

All bus stations in Ashland:

  • Ashland Bus Stop

  • Southern Oregon University

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