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Duration 2 days 21h
Distance 2806.6 miles
Average price $377
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The bus between New York and California takes 2 days 21h. The bus runs, on average, 4 times per week from New York to California. 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. New York
  2. Los Angeles
2 days 20h
$280 - $381

New York to California bus times

Buses run four times a week between New York and Los Angeles. The service departs New York at 16:00 in the afternoon, which arrives into Los Angeles at 10:06. All services require a transfer at EL MONTE and take an average of 2 days 21h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to California. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at 1st St and Broadway W via El Monte Station W. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20h.

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The distance between New York and California is 2417 miles. The road distance is 2806.6 miles.

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New York to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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New York to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at El Monte station.

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California is 3h behind New York. It is currently 8:59 AM in New York and 5:59 AM in California.

There are 10+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New York and California?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to El Monte once daily. Tickets cost $270 - $380 and the journey takes 2 days 19h.
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Ave. Duration
2 days 19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $380

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 New York to El Monte
Ave. Duration
2 days 19h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$270 - $380
Flexible
$380 - $550

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