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San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA by bus

The journey from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA by bus is 124.13 mi and takes 8 hr 50 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:35 AM and the last at 5:30 PM. It is possible to travel from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA by bus for as little as $30.13 or as much as $66.64. The best price for this journey is $30.13.

Lowest Price$30.13
Journey Duration8 hr 50 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$30.13
Highest Price$66.64
First Departure5:35 AM
Last Departure5:30 PM
Distance124.13 mi
DepartureSan Jose, CA
ArrivalFresno, CA
CarriersGreyhound, FlixBus

San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA?

Prices will vary when you travel from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $45.72 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $30.13, 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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Prices will vary when you travel from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $45.72 for a bus ticket. 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.

How long is the journey from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA by bus?

The journey between San Jose, CA and Fresno, CA by bus is approximately 124.13 mi. It will take you more or less 8 hr 50 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from San Jose, CA to Fresno, 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 San Jose, CA and Fresno, CA will complete the journey in 2 hr 45 min.On average, it will take you about 8 hr 50 min to travel the 124.13 mi between San Jose, CA and Fresno, CA.

When do the first and last departures from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA leaving at 5:35 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 5:30 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. In general, the first departure of the night will leave San Jose, CA at 5:35 AM, and the last departure will leave at 5:30 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 Fresno, 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 San Jose, CA leave for Fresno, CA?

You will be able to travel from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 4 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 San Jose, CA to Fresno, 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, 1 direct connections from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 3 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 San Jose, CA to Fresno, 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 San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA.

Book in advance and save

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

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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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The cheapest San Jose, CA - Fresno, CA bus tickets can be found for as low as $25.82 if you’re lucky, or $38.84 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $49.69.

Find the best day to travel to Fresno, CA by bus

When travelling to Fresno, 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 Greyhound, FlixBus and Tufesa from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA
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San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
13.98kg
Bus
14.98kg
Flight
39.95kg
Car
31.96kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA?
A bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA is $45.72. 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 $30.13.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA is $30.13. 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 Fresno, CA by bus?
San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA is 124.13 mi.
How long does the bus between San Jose, CA and Fresno, CA take?
San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA is on average 8 hr 50 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 45 min.
Which companies operate from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA?
The bus journey from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greyhound, FlixBus and Tufesa.
How many bus connections per day go from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA?
San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA leave?
The earliest bus from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA departs at 5:35 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 San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA depart?
The latest bus from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA departs at 5:30 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 Fresno, 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 $30.13 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 Fresno, CA?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from San Jose, CA to go to Fresno, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between San Jose, CA and Fresno, CA is 2 hr 45 min.
Is there a direct bus from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA?
Yes, there is a direct bus between San Jose, CA and Fresno, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA by bus?
The bus journey from San Jose, CA to Fresno, CA creates 14.98kg of CO2 emissions.

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