The cheapest busesfrom Reno to San Francisco

Showing times and prices for 2023-10-03





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 Reno to San Francisco will cost around $25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $18.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Reno to San Francisco bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration6h 42m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$18
place Bus depart fromReno
pin_drop Bus arrive inSan Francisco
directions_transit Bus companiesGreyhound, Flixbus

The fastest busesfrom Reno to San Francisco

Showing times and prices for 2023-10-03




6h 42m

Trips per day




These direct buses cover the 299km distance in an average of 6h 42m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6h

Travel tips

Bus from Reno to San Francisco

Travel by bus to San Francisco 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 Reno to San Francisco.
  • How to get to San Francisco from Reno?

  • On average you find 10 daily schedules to San Francisco from Reno. Usually, there are 70 bus departures every week on this route. Greyhound bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to San Francisco. It is an average of 6 bus schedules per day and 180 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • How to get cheap bus tickets from Reno to San Francisco?

  • There is a total of 2 bus companies operating this trip. Greyhound, Flixbus offer a total of 10 bus schedules from Reno to San Francisco. 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 $18. It is the lower trip price you can get on 2023-10-03. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 5605 reviews for Greyhound, Flixbus 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 San Francisco cheap tickets.
  • How far apart is San Francisco from Reno?

  • The bus traveling length from Reno to San Francisco is around 6h 42m. Greyhound schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from Reno. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 6h in San Francisco.
  • Where are Reno and San Francisco bus stations?

  • For this trip to San Francisco, you can get on board at Reno-Sparks (Greyhound Station), Reno Amtrak. Moreover, get off the bus at San Francisco Bus Station.
  • BusBuster displayed travel information

  • 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 Greyhound, Flixbus. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Greyhound, Flixbus website. Reserve your bus seat to San Francisco in advance and have a nice trip.
  • How much is bus ticket from Reno to San Francisco?

  • Greyhound, Flixbus tickets to San Francisco costs between $18 and USD 39.99 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Greyhound to San Francisco low-cost tickets for only $18. This bus leaves at 00:40 from Reno bus station or stop at Reno-Sparks (Greyhound Station), Reno Amtrak. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 16:25 have the most expensive ticket to San Francisco for about USD 39.99.
  • 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 Greyhound, Flixbus website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter. Greyhound phone number: Flixbus phone number: +49 30 300137300 Find out more on search and buy cheap bus tickets in North America.
  • When is the first and last bus to San Francisco?

  • The first bus time to San Francisco is at 00:40. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from Reno is at 21:50.
  • How to get ticket refund on Greyhound, Flixbus?

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