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Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA by bus

The journey from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA by bus is 615.27 mi and takes 17 hr 11 min. There are 12 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:30 AM and the last at 10:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA by bus for as little as $129.29 or as much as $294.57. The best price for this journey is $129.29.

Lowest Price$129.29
Journey Duration17 hr 11 min
Connection per Day12
Lowest Price$129.29
Highest Price$294.57
First Departure12:30 AM
Last Departure10:00 PM
Distance615.27 mi
DeparturePhoenix, AZ
ArrivalSan Jose, CA
CarriersGreyhound, FlixBusMore

Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2024

Get from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

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

The cheapest bus tickets from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA cost $129.29. On average, you can expect to spend around $202.46 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 Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA.
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The prices for bus tickets from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, 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. The average bus ticket price is approximately $202.46. 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.

How long does it take to get from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA by bus?

With a distance of 615.27 mi between Phoenix, AZ and San Jose, CA, it will usually take 17 hr 11 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 17 hr 11 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 Phoenix, AZ 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 Phoenix, AZ and San Jose, CA will complete the journey in 14 hr 0 min.On average, it will take you about 17 hr 11 min to travel the 615.27 mi between Phoenix, AZ and San Jose, CA.

How many journeys from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA are there every day?

The route from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Phoenix, AZ 12 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, 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 10 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. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Phoenix, AZ 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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The cheapest Phoenix, AZ - San Jose, CA bus tickets can be found for as low as $95.08 if you’re lucky, or $142.78 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $232.34.

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.

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 Greyhound, FlixBus and Tufesa from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA
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Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
69.31kg
Bus
74.26kg
Flight
198.04kg
Car
158.43kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA?
A bus ticket from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA is $202.46. 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 $129.29.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA is $129.29. 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 Phoenix, AZ and San Jose, CA by bus?
Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA is 615.27 mi.
How long does the bus between Phoenix, AZ and San Jose, CA take?
Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA is on average 17 hr 11 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 14 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA?
The bus journey from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greyhound, FlixBus, Greyhound Lines, Inc. and Tufesa.
How many bus connections per day go from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA?
Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA has 12 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA leave?
The earliest bus from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA departs at 12:30 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 Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA depart?
The latest bus from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA departs at 10:00 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 Phoenix, AZ 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 $129.29 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.
How many direct connections depart from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Phoenix, AZ to go to San Jose, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Phoenix, AZ and San Jose, CA is 14 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Phoenix, AZ and San Jose, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA by bus?
The bus journey from Phoenix, AZ to San Jose, CA creates 74.26kg of CO2 emissions.

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