Book bus Tickets from

New York to San Francisco

Bus only Train only
Thu, Aug 17
Fri, Aug 18
$282
Sat, Aug 19
$294
Sun, Aug 20
$270
Mon, Aug 21
$270
Tue, Aug 22
$258
Wed, Aug 23
$258
Thu, Aug 24
$179
Fri, Aug 25
$191
Sat, Aug 26
$191
Sun, Aug 27
$191
Mon, Aug 28
$179
Tue, Aug 29
$179
Wed, Aug 30
$179

Upcoming bus trips on Fri, Aug 18 See all

8:00am
74h 5m
7:05am
$282.00 Greyhound
New York, NY, US
San Francisco, CA, US
5:15pm
76h
6:15pm
$294.00 Greyhound
New York, NY, US
San Francisco, CA, US

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TRAVELING FROM New York TO San Francisco BY bus

AVERAGE PRICE

$238

FASTEST TIME

70h 30m

TRIPS PER DAY

4

bus CARRIERS

1

How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from New York to San Francisco?

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 New York to San Francisco. Based on historic trends, the lowest average bus fare from New York to San Francisco has been $163MX$2,873CA$205€138£126kn1,021Kč3,601zł590CHF157. By booking 15 days in advance, tickets are typically $122MX$2,150CA$154€103£94kn764Kč2,695zł441CHF117 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from New York to San Francisco?

The busiest time of the week for travel to San Francisco from New York by bus is at 8am on Friday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

10pm 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

Fri

LEAST BUSY ON

Tue

How many daily bus trips are there from New York to San Francisco?
TRIPS PER DAY

4

DIRECT TRIPS

0

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

3am

LATEST DEPARTURE

10pm

On average, there are 4 bus trips from New York to San Francisco every day. Greyhound schedules have the most departures from New York to San Francisco, with an average of 4 trips per day, and 76 trips per month.

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

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

How long is the bus ride from New York to San Francisco? On average, a bus trip from New York to San Francisco takes 76h 6m to make the 2567.2 mi - 4130.4 km journey. Greyhound has the fastest advertised travel time of 71h 30m to get from New York to San Francisco.

Bus lines that run from New York to San Francisco

Getting from New York to San Francisco 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 76h 12m
Avg. price $249