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San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA by bus

The journey from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA by bus is 386.5 mi and takes 13 hr 8 min. There are 13 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 AM and the last at 11:10 PM. It is possible to travel from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA by bus for as little as $42.07 or as much as $118.51. The best price for this journey is $42.07.

Lowest Price$42.07
Journey Duration13 hr 8 min
Connection per Day13
Lowest Price$42.07
Highest Price$118.51
First Departure12:15 AM
Last Departure11:10 PM
Distance386.5 mi
DepartureSan Jose, CA
ArrivalPalm Springs, CA
CarriersGreyhound, FlixBus

San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

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How much do bus tickets from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $66.31 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $42.07, 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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On average, you can expect to spend around $66.31 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 San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA.

How long does the journey from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA take by bus?

The distance between San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA is approximately 386.5 mi. In general, it will take you about 13 hr 8 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between San Jose, CA and Palm Springs, CA runs for about 386.5 mi and usually takes approximately 13 hr 8 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 10 hr 25 min. If you are trying to get from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

How many daily journeys are there from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA?

On average, there are 13 daily departures from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from San Jose, CA which travel directly to Palm Springs, CA. There are 13 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, 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 Palm Springs, CA.

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

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.

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The cheapest San Jose, CA - Palm Springs, CA bus tickets can be found for as low as $38.41 if you’re lucky, or $67.09 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $122.15.

Find the best day to travel to Palm Springs, CA by bus

When travelling to Palm Springs, 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!

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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 and FlixBus from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA
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San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
43.54kg
Bus
46.65kg
Flight
124.4kg
Car
99.52kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA?
A bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA is $66.31. 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 $42.07.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA is $42.07. 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 Palm Springs, CA by bus?
San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA is 386.5 mi.
How long does the bus between San Jose, CA and Palm Springs, CA take?
San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA is on average 13 hr 8 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 10 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA?
The bus journey from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greyhound and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA?
San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA has 13 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA leave?
The earliest bus from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA departs at 12:15 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 Palm Springs, CA depart?
The latest bus from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA departs at 11:10 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 Palm Springs, 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 $42.07 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 San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between San Jose, CA and Palm Springs, CA is 10 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct bus from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA?
Yes, there is a direct bus between San Jose, CA and Palm Springs, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA by bus?
The bus journey from San Jose, CA to Palm Springs, CA creates 46.65kg of CO2 emissions.

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