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Duration 9h 32m
Distance 383.6 miles
Average price $90
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Los Angeles and San Francisco takes 9h 32m and the fastest bus takes 8h 45m. The bus service runs several times per day from Los Angeles to San Francisco. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Los Angeles
  2. San Francisco
10h 5m
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$40 - $75

Los Angeles to San Francisco bus times

Buses run three times a day between Los Angeles and San Francisco. The earliest departure is at 10:00 in the morning, and the last departure from Los Angeles is at 23:30 which arrives into San Francisco at 08:15. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 9h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Los Angeles to San Francisco? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles and arriving at San Francisco. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 5m.

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The distance between Los Angeles and San Francisco is 349 miles. The road distance is 383.6 miles.

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Los Angeles to San Francisco bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles station.

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Los Angeles to San Francisco bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Francisco station.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles and San Francisco?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 10h 5m. Xe Do Hoang Transportation also services this route once daily.
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Francisco, CA
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Cabin
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Email
help@ridecabin.com
Website
ridecabin.com
Night bus from Santa Monica to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
ridecabin.com
Book at
ridecabin.com

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