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Cheapest price$100.00
Shortest Duration31h 45m
Trips per day4
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How much does a bus ticket from Houston to Los Angeles cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Houston to Los Angeles were $114.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Houston to Los Angeles is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 23 days out, tickets are on average $59.33 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Houston to Los Angeles?

The distance between Houston and Los Angeles is approximately 1371.68 miles, or 2206.95 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 34 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 31 hours and 45 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 Houston to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Houston to Los Angeles 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.

What bus companies travel from Houston to Los Angeles?

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Houston to Los Angeles, with an average of 4 trips per day and 24 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Houston to Los Angeles. Of the 4 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? Train tickets from Houston to Los Angeles start at $134.00.

1 carriers offer Houston to Los Angeles bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Houston to Los Angeles from $100.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Houston to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay $154.52 for a Greyhound ticket to Los Angeles. In Houston, Greyhound departs to Los Angeles from Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St, In Los Angeles, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Houston to Los Angeles takes 34 hours and 25 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Los Angeles in 31 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $161.40 for a weekend trip to Los Angeles.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 10h 25m
Avg. Price
$154.52

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Buses to Los Angeles depart from one main station in Houston:
  • Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St
Buses from Houston arrive in Los Angeles at one main station:
  • Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St