The cheapest busesfrom San Jose to San Diego

Showing times and prices for 2023-09-29





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 San Jose to San Diego will cost around $71 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $47.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

San Jose to San Diego bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration12h 19m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$47
place Bus depart fromSan Jose
pin_drop Bus arrive inSan Diego
directions_transit Bus companiesFlixbus, Greyhound, Tufesa

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Bus from San Jose to San Diego

Travel by bus to San Diego 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 San Jose to San Diego.
  • How to get to San Diego from San Jose?

  • On average you find 20 daily schedules to San Diego from San Jose. Usually, there are 140 bus departures every week on this route. Flixbus bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to San Diego. It is an average of 13 bus schedules per day and 390 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • How to get cheap bus tickets from San Jose to San Diego?

  • There is a total of 3 bus companies operating this trip. Flixbus, Greyhound, Tufesa offer a total of 20 bus schedules from San Jose to San Diego. Keep in mind that this 3 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Flixbus tickets are available for $47. It is the lower trip price you can get on 2023-09-29. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 5653 reviews for Flixbus, Greyhound, Tufesa 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 Diego cheap tickets.
  • How far apart is San Diego from San Jose?

  • The bus traveling length from San Jose to San Diego is around 12h 19m. Flixbus schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from San Jose. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 9h 30m in San Diego.
  • Where are San Jose and San Diego bus stations?

  • For this trip to San Diego, you can get on board at Downtown San Jose, San Jose Bus Station, 1118 E William St. San Jose, CA 95116, 440 S King Rd. San Jose Ca. 95116. Moreover, get off the bus at San Diego (Old Town-FlixBus), Downtown SD (Seaport), San Diego Greyhound Bus Stop, SDSU (Hardy Ave), La Jolla - UC San Diego, San Diego (Old Town Transit Center-Greyhound), San Diego Bus Station, McDonalds Trolley Station 727 San Ysidro.
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  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 5653 user reviews to best choose between Flixbus, Greyhound, Tufesa. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Flixbus, Greyhound, Tufesa website. Reserve your bus seat to San Diego in advance and have a nice trip.
  • How much is bus ticket from San Jose to San Diego?

  • Flixbus, Greyhound, Tufesa tickets to San Diego costs between $47 and USD 129.99 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Flixbus to San Diego low-cost tickets for only $47. This bus leaves at 15:35 from San Jose bus station or stop at Downtown San Jose, San Jose Bus Station, 1118 E William St. San Jose, CA 95116, 440 S King Rd. San Jose Ca. 95116. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 07:55 have the most expensive ticket to San Diego for about USD 129.99.
  • 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 Flixbus, Greyhound, Tufesa website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter. Flixbus phone number: +49 30 300137300Greyhound phone number: Tufesa phone number: 01 800 737 8883 Find out more on search and buy cheap bus tickets in North America.
  • When is the first and last bus to San Diego?

  • The first bus time to San Diego is at 06:10. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from San Jose is at 17:30.
  • How to get ticket refund on Flixbus, Greyhound, Tufesa?

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