Book bus Tickets from

San Francisco to Los Angeles

Tue, Mar 28
$35
Wed, Mar 29
$24
Thu, Mar 30
$26
Fri, Mar 31
$38
Sat, Apr 1
$26
Sun, Apr 2
$35
Mon, Apr 3
$23
Tue, Apr 4
$20
Wed, Apr 5
$18
Thu, Apr 6
$20
Fri, Apr 7
$27
Sat, Apr 8
$20
Sun, Apr 9
$26
Mon, Apr 10
$20

Upcoming bus trips on Wed, Mar 29 See all

5:00am
12h 40m
5:40pm
$33.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
6:00am
7h 45m
1:45pm
$26.00 Megabus
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
7:00am
9h 20m
4:20pm
$36.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
7:40am
8h 10m
3:50pm
$24.00 BoltBus
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
9:00am
7h 25m
4:25pm
$26.00 Megabus
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
9:30am
7h 55m
5:25pm
$39.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
10:30am
12h
10:30pm
$33.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
10:30am
7h 25m
5:55pm
$26.00 Megabus
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
11:00am
10h 55m
9:55pm
$33.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
12:55pm
8h 30m
9:25pm
$39.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
1:00pm
7h 25m
8:25pm
$26.00 Megabus
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
3:00pm
7h 50m
10:50pm
$26.00 BoltBus
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
5:10pm
8h 45m
1:55am
$39.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
9:00pm
12h
9:00am
$39.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
10:00pm
7h 55m
5:55am
$39.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
10:00pm
7h 35m
5:35am
$42.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
10:30pm
7h 45m
6:15am
$31.00 BoltBus
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
10:30pm
7h 40m
6:10am
$49.00 Megabus
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US
11:00pm
8h 25m
7:25am
$51.00 Greyhound
San Francisco, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, US

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TRAVELING FROM San Francisco TO Los Angeles BY bus

AVERAGE PRICE

$34

FASTEST TIME

7h 15m

TRIPS PER DAY

21

bus CARRIERS

3

How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from San Francisco to Los Angeles?

Wanderu makes it simple to get cheap bus tickets by searching prices and itineraries for 70+ bus and train lines in 20+ countries. Comparing your options and booking as early as possible is the best way to get the cheapest bus ticket from San Francisco to Los Angeles. Based on historic trends, the lowest average bus fare from San Francisco to Los Angeles has been $24MX$446CA$32€22£19zł92CHF23. By booking 29 days in advance, tickets are typically $17MX$321CA$23€16£14zł66CHF17 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from San Francisco to Los Angeles?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Los Angeles from San Francisco by bus is at 10pm on Thursday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

8am on Tuesday is when the least number of people travel by bus on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, departing around this time is your best chance to be on an uncrowded bus.

BUSIEST ON

Thu

LEAST BUSY ON

Tue

How many daily bus trips are there from San Francisco to Los Angeles?
TRIPS PER DAY

21

DIRECT TRIPS

21

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

5am

LATEST DEPARTURE

11pm

On average, there are 21 bus trips from San Francisco to Los Angeles every day. Greyhound schedules have the most departures from San Francisco to Los Angeles, with an average of 11 trips per day, and 229 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view San Francisco to Los Angeles train schedules.

Bus lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets.

How long is the bus ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles? On average, a bus trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 8h 52m to make the 347.6 mi - 559.3 km journey. Megabus has the fastest advertised travel time of 7h 15m to get from San Francisco to Los Angeles.

Bus lines that run from San Francisco to Los Angeles

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by BoltBus:

BoltBus serves major cities in the northeastern and northwestern US. It has new buses, outlets and extra legroom. What about $1 tickets? Yup! Those too! See the BoltBus Coupon guide.

Avg. time 7h 54m
Avg. price $32
Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by Megabus:

Megabus is an intercity bus service providing clean, and dependable rides to major cities in the USA. Heard about MegaBus $1 tickets? Read about them and Megabus discounts now.

Avg. time 7h 32m
Avg. price $32
Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by Greyhound Bus Lines:

Greyhound Bus Lines is the largest bus carrier in the US. Spanning all the way from the East Coast to the West Coast, they cover over 1000 cities all over the United States.

Avg. time 9h 34m
Avg. price $35
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