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San Jose, CA to Elko, NV by bus

The journey from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV by bus is 408.2 mi and takes 18 hr 11 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:25 PM and the last at 9:10 PM. It is possible to travel from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV by bus for as little as $102.96 or as much as $144.44. The best price for this journey is $102.96.

Lowest Price$102.96
Journey Duration18 hr 11 min
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price$102.96
Highest Price$144.44
First Departure2:25 PM
Last Departure9:10 PM
Distance408.2 mi
DepartureSan Jose, CA
ArrivalElko, NV
CarriersAmtrak, Greyhound

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

When you're traveling from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $116.27. You might be able to find prices as low as $102.96, 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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When you're traveling from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $116.27. 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.

How long does the journey from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV take by bus?

Traveling from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV by bus will usually take 18 hr 11 min. This journey covers a distance of 408.2 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 18 hr 11 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between San Jose, CA and Elko, NV by bus usually takes 18 hr 11 min to cover a distance of 408.2 mi. The shortest journey from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV will take you 15 hr 21 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 Elko, NV 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.

When do departures from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV leave?

The first journey of the day departs from San Jose, CA at 2:25 PM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 9:10 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between San Jose, CA and Elko, NV. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. In general, the first departure of the night will leave San Jose, CA at 2:25 PM, and the last departure will leave at 9:10 PM. 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 San Jose, CA to Elko, NV 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 journeys from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV 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 3 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 San Jose, CA to Elko, NV. 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 San Jose, CA to Elko, NV varies, but in general, you can expect to find 1 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 2 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV, 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 San Jose, CA to Elko, NV.

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.

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV

The cheapest San Jose, CA - Elko, NV bus tickets can be found for as low as $58.59 if you’re lucky, or $80.54 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $105.30.

Find the best day to travel to Elko, NV by bus

When travelling to Elko, NV 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.

Amtrak, formally known as the National Railroad Passenger Corporation, is a U.S. government-owned entity that delivers intercity passenger train services across the country. Operating over 300 trains daily, Amtrak connects more than 500 destinations in 46 states, the District of Columbia, and three Canadian provinces. Its services include a variety of routes, from short-distance commuter lines to extended journeys featuring sleeper car accommodations.

Ticket types and facilities from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Amtrak when traveling from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV.

Coach

Coach Class passengers enjoy reclining seats with plenty of legroom and fold-down tray tables, along with outlets for electronic devices. They also have access to the Cafe car for food and beverages, along with carry-on baggage service and, on some routes, checked baggage service.
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First Class

On Acela trains, First Class passengers enjoy all the benefits of Business Class with further enhancements. The seats are adjustable leather with extra space for comfort. There is also a complimentary meal service delivered directly to the passengers' seats. First Class travelers have access to ClubAcela lounges at select stations.
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Business

Stepping up to Business Class, passengers receive all the amenities of Coach Class plus additional legroom and complimentary non-alcoholic drinks. They also gain access to lounges at select stations for a more relaxed wait before boarding.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Free basic WiFi available in select trains and stations. Some include Acela, Adirondack (not available in Canada), Amtrak Cascades (not available in Canada), Amtrak Hartford Line, Auto Train, Blue Water, Capitol Corridor, Cardinal, Carolinian, Crescent, Downeaster, Empire Service, Ethan, Allen Express, Hiawatha Service, Illini/Saluki, and Illinois Zephyr/Carl Sandburg
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Quiet Cars, designed for limited conversation and subdued tones, are available on various trains like Acela, Northeast Regional, and more. The atmosphere is calm with low lighting. Seating follows first-come, first-served and one seat per person policies. First Class Rooms: For those seeking privacy and space, First Class private rooms are an available option.
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Electric outlets are distributed on trains. For example, Superliner and Viewliner sleepers provide outlets in Roomettes and Bedrooms.
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All trains are air-conditioned. In coaches, temperature is staff-controlled. Sleeper cars offer air temperature adjustments, with vent positioning recommended for comfort.
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On Amtrak, regardless of your ticket type, you can typically bring two carry-on bags and two personal items. Just make sure your carry-ons are within 28 x 22 x 14 inches and under 50 lbs. Some locations even allow up to four checked bags: two come free, and two for $20 each, but they should stay under 75 linear inches and 50 lbs. You can also check in overweight luggage, up to 70 lbs and 100 linear inches, for an additional $20 fee.
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All trains accommodate passengers with disabilities. Features include accessible seats with extra room and areas where passengers can remain in their wheelchairs.
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Trains offer various dining options, from meals to café services. Meal service is available for passengers with disabilities. Guidelines are present for personal food, beverages, and medication. Nutritional and allergen information provided for menu items.
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Amtrak accommodates various types of special equipment with certain conditions. Bicycles are allowed on many routes, often requiring a reservation and small fee. Wheelchairs, scooters, and other mobility devices are accepted on all trains, with specific accessible seating and bedrooms available. Small musical instruments can be carried on if they fit under the seat or overhead rack, while larger ones must meet carry-on restrictions or be checked. Some sports equipment, like skis or golf clubs, can be carried on or checked depending on size.
Services on board Amtrak and Greyhound from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV
Compare services on board when travelling from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV by bus.
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San Jose, CA to Elko, NV CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
45.98kg
Bus
49.27kg
Flight
131.39kg
Car
105.11kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV?
A bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV is $116.27. 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 $102.96.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV is $102.96. 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 San Jose, CA and Elko, NV by bus?
San Jose, CA to Elko, NV is 408.2 mi.
How long does the bus between San Jose, CA and Elko, NV take?
San Jose, CA to Elko, NV is on average 18 hr 11 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 15 hr 21 min.
Which companies operate from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV?
The bus journey from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Amtrak and Greyhound.
How many bus connections per day go from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV?
San Jose, CA to Elko, NV has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV leave?
The earliest bus from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV departs at 2:25 PM. 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 San Jose, CA to Elko, NV depart?
The latest bus from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV departs at 9:10 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 San Jose, CA to Elko, NV 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 $102.96 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 San Jose, CA to Elko, NV?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from San Jose, CA to go to Elko, NV.
What's the fastest journey time between San Jose, CA to Elko, NV by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between San Jose, CA and Elko, NV is 15 hr 21 min.
Is there a direct bus from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV?
Yes, there is a direct bus between San Jose, CA and Elko, NV.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Jose, CA to Elko, NV by bus?
The bus journey from San Jose, CA to Elko, NV creates 49.27kg of CO2 emissions.

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