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Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA by bus

The journey from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA by bus is 1,480.1 mi and takes 37 h 45 min. There are 10 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:50am and the last at 12:50am. It is possible to travel from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA by bus for as little as $172.03 or as much as $456.32. The best price for this journey is $172.03.

Best Price $172.03
Journey Duration 37 h 45 min
Connection per Day 10
Lowest Price $172.03
Highest Price $456.32
First Departure 1:50am
Last Departure 12:50am
Distance 1,480.1 mi
Departure Dallas, TX
Arrival San Francisco, CA
Carriers FlixBus, Greyhound

Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA Bus Times

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Departure date
Sunday,Dec 03 2023
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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA?

Prices will vary when you travel from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $254.93 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $182.94, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dallas, TX 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 Dallas, TX 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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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

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.

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 FlixBus and Greyhound from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA
Compare services on board when travelling from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA by bus.
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Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
15.4kg
Bus
101.8kg
Flight
4,072.8kg
Car
392.8kg

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA?
A bus ticket from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA is $343.48. 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 $172.03.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA is $172.03. 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 Dallas, TX and San Francisco, CA by bus?
Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA is 1,480.1 mi.
How long does the bus between Dallas, TX and San Francisco, CA take?
Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA is on average 45 h 15 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 37 h 45 min.
Which companies operate from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA?
The bus journey from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, Greyhound.
How many bus connections per day go from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA?
Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA has 10 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA leave?
The earliest bus from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA departs at 1:50am. 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 Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA depart?
The latest bus from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA departs at 12:50am. 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 Dallas, TX 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 $172.03 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.
From which stations can I leave from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA?
There are 2 station(s) that you can depart from Dallas, TX to go to San Francisco, CA. You can go from Downtown Greyhound Station and Union Station and you can arrive at Salesforce Transit Center, Mission St and San Francisco, Embarcadero Center (drumm & California).
What's the fastest journey time between Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Dallas, TX and San Francisco, CA is 37 h 45 min.
Is there a direct bus from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Dallas, TX and San Francisco, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA by bus?
The bus journey from Dallas, TX to San Francisco, CA creates 101.8kg of CO2 emissions.

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