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Houston, TX to San Jose, CA by bus

The journey from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA by bus is 1,610.27 mi and takes 50 hr 18 min. There are 20 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 AM and the last at 11:45 PM. It is possible to travel from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA by bus for as little as $216.62 or as much as $639.59. The best price for this journey is $216.62.

Lowest Price$216.62
Journey Duration50 hr 18 min
Connection per Day20
Lowest Price$216.62
Highest Price$639.59
First Departure1:00 AM
Last Departure11:45 PM
Distance1,610.27 mi
DepartureHouston, TX
ArrivalSan Jose, CA
CarriersFlixBus, Greyhound

Houston, TX to San Jose, CA Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, Apr 18, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA?

When you're traveling from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $315.88. You might be able to find prices as low as $216.62, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $315.88 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, CA.

How long will it take me to travel from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA by bus?

With a distance of 1,610.27 mi between Houston, TX and San Jose, CA, it will usually take 50 hr 18 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 50 hr 18 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Houston, TX to San Jose, 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 Houston, TX and San Jose, CA will complete the journey in 40 hr 15 min.On average, it will take you about 50 hr 18 min to travel the 1,610.27 mi between Houston, TX and San Jose, CA.

How many journeys from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 20 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, CA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 20 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, CA.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Houston, TX to San Jose, 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.

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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 Houston, TX to San Jose, CA.

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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.

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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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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA

The cheapest Houston, TX - San Jose, CA bus tickets can be found for as low as $148.82 if you’re lucky, or $268.07 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $356.20.

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

When travelling to San Jose, 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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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 Houston, TX to San Jose, CA
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Houston, TX to San Jose, CA CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
181.4kg
Bus
194.36kg
Flight
518.3kg
Car
414.64kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA?
A bus ticket from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA is $315.88. 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 $216.62.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA is $216.62. 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 Houston, TX and San Jose, CA by bus?
Houston, TX to San Jose, CA is 1,610.27 mi.
How long does the bus between Houston, TX and San Jose, CA take?
Houston, TX to San Jose, CA is on average 50 hr 18 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 40 hr 15 min.
Which companies operate from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA?
The bus journey from Houston, TX to San Jose, 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, CA?
Houston, TX to San Jose, CA has 20 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA leave?
The earliest bus from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA departs at 1:00 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, CA depart?
The latest bus from Houston, TX to San Jose, 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, 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 $216.62 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 Houston, TX to San Jose, CA by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Houston, TX and San Jose, CA is 40 hr 15 min.
Is there a direct bus from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Houston, TX and San Jose, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Houston, TX to San Jose, CA by bus?
The bus journey from Houston, TX to San Jose, CA creates 194.36kg of CO2 emissions.

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