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Bus tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose

Search bus times and book a cheap bus from Los Angeles to San Jose on Greyhound, Amtrak and more.

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The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
Los Angeles (LAX)
San Jose (SJC)
Fri 10/22
Fri 10/29
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
The price shown for each trip will be the average for all passengers, including any infants.
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General information for Los Angeles to San Jose Buses

Find information about ticket prices, travel times, and bus lines that offer transportation to San Jose from Los Angeles.
Round-trip from$74Bus tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose found within the last 3 days start at $74 round-trip
One-way from$35The cheapest one-way bus ticket starts at $35. This price was found within the last 3 days.
Avg travel time6h 35mThe average bus ride from Los Angeles to San Jose is 6h 35m
Popular bus lineGreyhoundGreyhound, Amtrak and FlixBus service this route

Book bus tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose return-trip

See below for some of the return-trip bus deals we’ve recently found. Offers below are sorted by quickest and cheapest available from Los Angeles to San Jose from Greyhound, Amtrak, and FlixBus.
Amtrak
Nov 23
3:15 amSanta Barbara University Plaza
6h 10m
9:25 amSan Jose
Nov 27
9:55 amSan Jose
6h 20m
4:15 pmSanta Barbara University Plaza
Greyhound
Nov 5
7:30 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
6h 55m
2:25 amSan Jose
Nov 7
5:40 amSan Jose
6h 55m
12:35 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
Greyhound
Nov 23
6:30 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
6h 55m
1:25 amSan Jose
Nov 29
5:40 amSan Jose
6h 55m
12:35 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
Greyhound
Nov 17
6:30 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
6h 55m
1:25 amSan Jose
Nov 24
5:40 amSan Jose
6h 55m
12:35 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
Greyhound
Nov 27
6:30 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
6h 55m
1:25 amSan Jose
Nov 28
5:40 amSan Jose
6h 55m
12:35 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
Greyhound
Nov 8
6:30 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St
6h 55m
1:25 amSan Jose
Nov 9
5:40 amSan Jose
6h 55m
12:35 pmLos Angeles Bus Terminal - 1716 E 7th St

Book bus tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose one-way

See below for some of the one-way bus deals we’ve recently found. Offers below are sorted by quickest and cheapest available from Los Angeles to San Jose from Greyhound, Amtrak, and FlixBus.
Amtrak
Nov 17
3:15 amSanta Barbara University Plaza
6h 10m
9:25 amSan Jose
Amtrak
Nov 23
3:15 amSanta Barbara University Plaza
6h 10m
9:25 amSan Jose
Amtrak
Nov 10
3:15 amSanta Barbara University Plaza
6h 10m
9:25 amSan Jose

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FAQs for booking bus tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose

  • How much does a bus ticket from Los Angeles to San Jose cost?

    For this week, you can purchase tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose starting at $35 one-way. The cost of your ticket may vary depending on when you book, so we recommend you plan early. $36 is what you can expect to pay for a bus ride from Los Angeles to San Jose one-way.

  • How long is the bus ride from Los Angeles to San Jose?

    The fastest journey time from Los Angeles to San Jose is 6h 31m. The time it takes to travel between these two locations can vary by up to 0h 04m, depending on whether your bus has stops or different departure times. Amtrak is one of the fastest options available.

  • When should I purchase the bus tickets from Los Angeles to San Jose?

    Bus ticket prices from Los Angeles to San Jose are the same no matter when you choose to book them. Prices are $36 one-way this week and should remain stable for at least the next 3 months.

  • Which bus companies operate between Los Angeles to San Jose?

    There are many buses traveling between Los Angeles and San Jose. Greyhound, Amtrak, and FlixBus are some of the available options. The cheapest option is offered by Greyhound, with prices starting at $74 round-trip.

  • Is a bus the fastest way to get from Los Angeles to San Jose?

    We’ve found that taking a flight from Los Angeles to San Jose with Alaska Airlines is more time-efficient when based simply on travel duration. A train from Los Angeles to San Jose or a bus from Los Angeles to San Jose can take you longer than a 1h 16m flight.

  • Is a bus the cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to San Jose?

    The cheapest way is to get a bus from Los Angeles to San Jose, which can be as cheap as $74. A flight from Los Angeles to San Jose is more expensive than a bus, with prices starting at $82. A train from Los Angeles to San Jose is also an option, with an average price of $100.

  • How far is Los Angeles to San Jose by bus?

    A bus from Los Angeles to San Jose will travel much more than the 302.4 mi distance between them. The actual distance depends on the route taken, which can change based on traffic, tolls and closures. The bus takes 6h 31m, normally.


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