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New York, NY to San Francisco, CA by bus

The journey from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA by bus is 4,133.68 km and takes 82 hrs 26 mins. There are 27 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:00 am and the last at 11:30 pm. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA by bus for as little as $172.33 or as much as $317.94. The best price for this journey is $172.33.

Lowest Price$172.33
Journey Duration82 hrs 26 mins
Connection per Day27
Lowest Price$172.33
Highest Price$317.94
First Departure12:00 am
Last Departure11:30 pm
Distance4,133.68 km
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalSan Francisco, CA
CarriersGreyhound, Greyhound Lines, Inc.

New York, NY to San Francisco, CA Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, 23 Apr 2024

Get from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA?

The cheapest bus tickets from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA cost $172.33. On average, you can expect to spend around $234.37 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $234.37 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA.

How long will it take me to travel from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA by bus?

The average journey time is 82 hrs 26 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 4,133.68 km from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA to take longer than 82 hrs 26 mins. The journey from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA covers a distance of 4,133.68 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 82 hrs 26 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 73 hrs 20 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many journeys from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA are there every day?

You will be able to travel from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 27 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 27 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $230.53 to $641.43 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 64% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA

The cheapest New York, NY - San Francisco, CA bus tickets can be found for as low as $364.54 if you’re lucky, or $416.38 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $530.28.

Find the best day to travel to San Francisco, CA by bus

When travelling to San Francisco, CA by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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Greyhound is a bus company that provides intercity transportation services across North America. Founded in 1914, it is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in the United States and Canada, serving over 3,800 destinations. Greyhound operates on popular routes such as New York to Boston, Los Angeles to Las Vegas, and Boston to New York.

Services on board Greyhound and FlixBus from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA
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New York, NY to San Francisco, CA CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
289.36kg
Bus
310.03kg
Flight
826.74kg
Car
661.39kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA?
A bus ticket from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA is $234.37. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $172.33.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA is $172.33. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA by bus?
New York, NY to San Francisco, CA is 4,133.68 km.
How long does the bus between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA take?
New York, NY to San Francisco, CA is on average 82 hrs 26 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 73 hrs 20 mins.
Which companies operate from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA?
The bus journey from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greyhound, Greyhound Lines, Inc. and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA?
New York, NY to San Francisco, CA has 27 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA leave?
The earliest bus from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA departs at 12:00 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA depart?
The latest bus from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA departs at 11:30 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $172.33 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to San Francisco, CA by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA is 73 hrs 20 mins.
Is there a direct bus from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA?
Yes, there is a direct bus between New York, NY and San Francisco, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to San Francisco, CA by bus?
The bus journey from New York, NY to San Francisco, CA creates 310.03kg of CO2 emissions.