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Austin, TX to Oakland, CA by bus

The journey from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA by bus is 1,494.05 mi and takes 50 hr 26 min. There are 25 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:15 AM and the last at 11:45 PM. It is possible to travel from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA by bus for as little as $266.39 or as much as $405.02. The best price for this journey is $266.39.

Lowest Price$266.39
Journey Duration50 hr 26 min
Connection per Day25
Lowest Price$266.39
Highest Price$405.02
First Departure2:15 AM
Last Departure11:45 PM
Distance1,494.05 mi
DepartureAustin, TX
ArrivalOakland, CA
CarriersFlixBus, Greyhound

Austin, TX to Oakland, CA Bus Times

Departure date
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much does it cost to get from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA by bus?

On average, a bus ticket from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA will cost you $347.09. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $266.39. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $347.09 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 Austin, TX to Oakland, CA.

How much time will it take to go from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA by bus?

The journey between Austin, TX and Oakland, CA by bus is approximately 1,494.05 mi. It will take you more or less 50 hr 26 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Austin, TX and Oakland, CA will complete the journey in 42 hr 5 min.On average, it will take you about 50 hr 26 min to travel the 1,494.05 mi between Austin, TX and Oakland, CA.

How many times a day do departures from Austin, TX leave for Oakland, CA?

The exact number of journeys from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 25 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 25 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Austin, TX to Oakland, 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 Austin, TX to Oakland, CA.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Austin, TX to Oakland, 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 Austin, TX to Oakland, 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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Find the best day to travel to Oakland, CA by bus

When travelling to Oakland, 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

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus and Greyhound from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA
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Austin, TX to Oakland, CA CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
168.31kg
Bus
180.33kg
Flight
480.89kg
Car
384.71kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA?
A bus ticket from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA is $347.09. 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 $266.39.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA is $266.39. 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 Austin, TX and Oakland, CA by bus?
Austin, TX to Oakland, CA is 1,494.05 mi.
How long does the bus between Austin, TX and Oakland, CA take?
Austin, TX to Oakland, CA is on average 50 hr 26 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 42 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA?
The bus journey from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus and Greyhound.
How many bus connections per day go from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA?
Austin, TX to Oakland, CA has 25 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA leave?
The earliest bus from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA departs at 2:15 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 Austin, TX to Oakland, CA depart?
The latest bus from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA departs at 11:45 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 Austin, TX to Oakland, 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 $266.39 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 Austin, TX to Oakland, CA by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Austin, TX and Oakland, CA is 42 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct bus from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Austin, TX and Oakland, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Austin, TX to Oakland, CA by bus?
The bus journey from Austin, TX to Oakland, CA creates 180.33kg of CO2 emissions.

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