The cheapest busesfrom Los Angeles to New York

Showing times and prices for 2023-12-03





The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Los Angeles to New York will cost around $255 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $212.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Los Angeles to New York bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration12h 5m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$212
place Bus depart fromLos Angeles
pin_drop Bus arrive inNew York
directions_transit Bus companiesFlixbus, Greyhound

Travel tips

Bus from Los Angeles to New York

Travel by bus to New York easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Los Angeles to New York.
  • How to get to New York from Los Angeles?

  • On average you find 27 daily schedules to New York from Los Angeles. Usually, there are 189 bus departures every week on this route. Flixbus bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to New York. It is an average of 22 bus schedules per day and 660 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • How to get cheap bus tickets from Los Angeles to New York?

  • There is a total of 2 bus companies operating this trip. Flixbus, Greyhound offer a total of 27 bus schedules from Los Angeles to New York. Keep in mind that this 2 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Greyhound tickets are available for $212. It is the lower trip price you can get on 2023-12-03. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 5605 reviews for Flixbus, Greyhound bus services. Users reviews best describe the real bus trip experience. The company score relates to bus quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing bus prices. Bus booking in advance is the best way to find New York cheap tickets.
  • How far apart is New York from Los Angeles?

  • The bus traveling length from Los Angeles to New York is around 12h 5m. Flixbus schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from Los Angeles. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 0h in New York.
  • Where are Los Angeles and New York bus stations?

  • For this trip to New York, you can get on board at Los Angeles Union Station, Downtown LA (FlixBus Lot), USC (Hope/Jefferson), Downey (Stonewood Center), Hollywood / Highland (LA). Moreover, get off the bus at New York Port Authority, NYC Midtown (31st St & 8th Ave), New York (GW Bridge), NYC Chinatown (28 Allen St), New York (Port Authority), New York Gw Bridge.
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  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 5605 user reviews to best choose between Flixbus, Greyhound. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Flixbus, Greyhound website. Reserve your bus seat to New York in advance and have a nice trip.
  • How much is bus ticket from Los Angeles to New York?

  • Flixbus, Greyhound tickets to New York costs between $212 and USD 327.76 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Greyhound to New York low-cost tickets for only $212. This bus leaves at 18:50 from Los Angeles bus station or stop at Los Angeles Union Station, Downtown LA (FlixBus Lot), USC (Hope/Jefferson), Downey (Stonewood Center), Hollywood / Highland (LA). On the contrary, the bus leaving at 23:20 have the most expensive ticket to New York for about USD 327.76.
  • Which is the best way for bus booking?

  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your bus ticket online at Flixbus, Greyhound website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter. Flixbus phone number: +49 30 300137300Greyhound phone number: Find out more on search and buy cheap bus tickets in North America.
  • When is the first and last bus to New York?

  • The first bus time to New York is at 02:40. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from Los Angeles is at 23:20.
  • How to get ticket refund on Flixbus, Greyhound?

  • Note that companies have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on bus company page.