Find bus tickets from Memphis to Oakland
Memphis-Oakland Bus Schedule
Memphis to Oakland bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||53h 29m|
|Trips per day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Memphis to Oakland right now?
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 Memphis to Oakland?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $180.50 was the low point for bus fares from Memphis to Oakland. Buses from Oakland to Memphis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $180.50 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.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 53 hours and 57 minutes to cover the 1791 miles (2882 kilometers) from Memphis, TN to Oakland, CA. However, the fastest bus only takes 53 hours and 29 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?
Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Oakland. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Memphis?
The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 12:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Memphis to Oakland, 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 Memphis to Oakland. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Memphis to Oakland; ticket prices start at $232.50.
What bus companies travel from Memphis to Oakland?
There is one bus company that operates from Memphis to Oakland. Greyhound is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Greyhound||2||2d 5h 57m||$180.50|
Where does the bus leave from in Memphis?
Most buses depart from the main station in Memphis, Tennessee:
- Bus Terminal - 3033 Airway Blvd
Where does the bus arrive in Oakland?
All buses from Memphis arrive at one main station in Oakland, California:
- Bus Terminal - 2103 San Pablo Ave
Price trends for buses from Memphis to Oakland
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