Bus Los Angeles to San Francisco and return

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You can get a bus ticket from Los Angeles to San Francisco or from San Francisco to Los Angeles for only $4.99. FlixBus, Greyhound US, megabus US, GotoBus, Busbud and offer affordable and convenient bus routes between these two cities, allowing travellers to save money without compromising comfort. This route's fastest travel time starts at 9h 35m . The choice is yours: Just click "Find Now" and see all available departure times!

Los Angeles to San Francisco Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$4.99
Fastest Bus7h 45m
Distance347.0 miles
Bus Companiesmegabus US, FlixBus, BoltBus, Greyhound US, GotoBus, Hoang Express


  Bus Los Angeles - San Francisco    347 mi
Ø Bus connections24 x
Savings-88%

The cheapest bus routes from Los Angeles to San Francisco

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      8:00 PM
      3:50 AM
    22 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $4.33
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      2:40 PM
      10:25 PM
    23 Oct
    FlixBus
    from $4.50
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      2:40 PM
      10:25 PM
    25 Oct
    FlixBus
    from $4.50
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      2:40 PM
      10:25 PM
    24 Oct
    FlixBus
    from $4.50
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      9:30 AM
      5:15 PM
    29 Oct
    FlixBus
    from $4.50
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      8:00 PM
      3:50 AM
    23 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $6.93
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      8:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    25 Oct
    BoltBus
    from $10.41
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      8:25 AM
      4:30 PM
    18 Nov
    BoltBus
    from $11.28
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      4:15 PM
      12:10 AM
    8 Dec
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $13.01
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      4:15 PM
      12:10 AM
    28 Nov
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $13.01
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      10:25 AM
      1:05 AM
    22 Nov
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $34.71
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      10:25 AM
      1:05 AM
    11 Nov
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $34.71
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      10:25 AM
      1:05 AM
    16 Nov
    +1
    Hoang Express
    from $34.71
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      10:25 AM
      1:05 AM
    30 Nov
    Hoang Express
    from $34.71


  Carpooling Los Angeles - San Francisco    347 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Los Angeles to San Francisco

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Los Angeles
    San Francisco
      9:00 PM
      3:20 AM
    3 Nov
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.00


  Bus San Francisco - Los Angeles    347 mi
Ø Bus connections24 x
Savings-88%

The cheapest bus routes from San Francisco to Los Angeles

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      11:59 PM
      8:00 AM
    22 Oct
    +1
    megabus US
    from $4.33
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      11:05 AM
      6:50 PM
    27 Oct
    FlixBus
    from $4.50
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      11:05 AM
      6:50 PM
    24 Oct
    FlixBus
    from $4.50
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      11:05 AM
      6:50 PM
    25 Oct
    FlixBus
    from $4.50
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      11:05 AM
      6:50 PM
    23 Oct
    FlixBus
    from $4.50
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      12:00 PM
      8:05 PM
    21 Oct
    megabus US
    from $6.93
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      2:00 PM
      10:55 PM
    25 Oct
    BoltBus
    from $9.54
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      2:00 PM
      10:30 PM
    7 Nov
    BoltBus
    from $12.15
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      11:00 AM
      9:55 PM
    18 Dec
    Greyhound US
    from $13.01
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      5:10 PM
      2:05 AM
    21 Jan
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $13.01
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      6:30 AM
      9:30 PM
    27 Nov
    GotoBus
    from $34.71
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      6:30 AM
      9:30 PM
    12 Nov
    GotoBus
    from $34.71
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      6:30 AM
      9:30 PM
    3 Jan
    Hoang Express
    from $34.71
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      6:30 AM
      9:30 PM
    30 Oct
    Hoang Express
    from $34.71


  Carpooling San Francisco - Los Angeles    347 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from San Francisco to Los Angeles

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      6:00 PM
      11:20 PM
    3 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.00
  • San Francisco
    Los Angeles
      8:00 AM
      2:20 PM
    3 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $36.00


Current ticket prices

Traveling by bus is one of the cheapest options for visiting relatives or simply discovering new countries. Finding a cheap ticket for a ride from Los Angeles to San Francisco is usally not difficult. But be quick: Should you forget to book in advance, however, fares can be a little more expensive.

Bus stops in Los Angeles and San Francisco

  Stations
E 7Th St 1716, 90021 Los Angeles (USA)
Ramirez Street 401-479, 90012 Los Angeles (USA)
Magnolia Blvd 11239, 91601 Los Angeles (USA)
  Stations
Townsend St 400, 94107 San Francisco (USA)

More on bus features and services

The better the choice, the harder it usually becomes to book the right bus. That's exactly what we're here for: to help you find the right bus. If you are looking for a Los Angeles to San Francisco bus , you might find that more than one bus company offers convenient routes.

In such cases, it’s always convenient tocompare the available offers. On CheckMyBus you can look for the fastest, the most comfortable or the most affordable bus from San Francisco to Los Angeles and back. Just enter your preferred date of travel and our smart bus search will take care of the rest. In the search results, you'll see which bus company offers ample legroom, the most generous luggage policy or on which coaches you are allowed to take pets, and oversized luggage.

How about bikes? On a bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco, FlixBus allows you to take your bike for an extra fee. Check out all the offers and pick the right bus. Travel smart!

Los Angeles and San Francisco: Useful Info

Los Angeles
3.79 Million
San Francisco
0.81 Million
Taxi
$4.68
$5.21
Los Angeles
San Francisco
A cab ride in Los Angeles is 11% cheaper than in San Francisco.
Local buses
$1.75
$2.25
Los Angeles
San Francisco
A bus fare in Los Angeles is 23% cheaper than in San Francisco.
Beer
$5.00
$6.00
Los Angeles
San Francisco
A large beer in Los Angeles is 17% cheaper than in San Francisco.
Water
$1.64
$2.44
Los Angeles
San Francisco
A bottle of water in Los Angeles is 33% cheaper than in San Francisco.
Meal
$11.27
$15.92
Los Angeles
San Francisco
A meal in Los Angeles is 30% cheaper than in San Francisco.
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