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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA?

The prices for bus tickets from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA will cost $ 187.45. The average bus ticket price is approximately $ 227.79. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Madison, WI to San Diego, CA by bus

Best price $ 187.45
Journey duration 62 h 51 min
Connections per day 3
First departure 07:00
Last departure 17:40
Distance 1,663.4 mi
Departure Madison, WI
Arrival San Diego, CA
Carriers Greyhound, Amtrak

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$ 187.45
Maximum price
$ 287.66

Madison, WI - San Diego, CA


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How much time will it take to go from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA by bus?

The journey between Madison, WI and San Diego, CA by bus usually takes 62 h 51 min to cover a distance of 1,664 mi. The shortest journey from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA will take you 58 h 10 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in San Diego, CA quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the departures from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Madison, WI at 07:00, and the last departure will leave at 17:40. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many times a day do departures from Madison, WI leave for San Diego, CA?

The route from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA is served by providers including Greyhound and Amtrak. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 3 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Madison, WI 3 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Madison, WI to San Diego, CA, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 2 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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