Find a Bus from Chicago to San Francisco

Bus Chicago to San Francisco: Trip Overview

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Daily Buses
9:45 AM - 8:45 PM
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$131
Average Price
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Chicago to San Francisco Buses

With Busbud, comparing and booking tickets for a bus from Chicago to San Francisco is a breeze. Browse through an extensive selection of bus fares and bus schedules to find the best deals.

Bus service from Chicago to San Francisco will be provided by the most trusted bus companies.

Whether it is cheap bus tickets or more luxurious buses going to San Francisco from Chicago, we help you find what you're looking for based on how much of a budget you have.

Bus Companies

Bus travel from Chicago to San Francisco is made possible thanks to Greyhound.

Stations & Stops

Need a bus leaving from Chicago? Your starting point is at Downtown Greyhound Station, 95th & Dan Ryan, Polk St & Canal St, Chicago Tornado Bus Company, Tornado Bus S Kedzie Ave or Turimex California Ave.

If you're onboard a bus traveling to San Francisco, you can get hop off at Powell Station, San Francisco Greyhound Station, 444 Townsend St., Greyhound Station or Union Square Hilton.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while traveling from Chicago to San Francisco.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Chicago to San Francisco, riding the bus will expose you to some of most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Chicago to San Francisco.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Chicago to San Francisco while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

The bus driver with the longest career in the world drove more than 2,000,000 miles and is a happy World Record holder.

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

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