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Cheap buses leaving Friday
One passenger / one way

7:25 AM9:45 AM
$18
Metro Center Bus StationOakland Bus Station
Greyhound
7:25 AM
Metro Center Bus Station
9:45 AM
Oakland Bus Station
Greyhound
$18USD
3:20 PM5:55 PM
$19
Metro Center Bus StationOakland Bus Station
Greyhound
3:20 PM
Metro Center Bus Station
5:55 PM
Oakland Bus Station
Greyhound
$19USD
10:25 PM1:05 AM
$19
Metro Center Bus StationOakland Bus Station
Greyhound
10:25 PM
Metro Center Bus Station
1:05 AM
Oakland Bus Station
Greyhound
$19USD
7:25 AM9:45 AM
$18
Metro Center Bus StationOakland Bus Station
Greyhound
7:25 AM
Metro Center Bus Station
9:45 AM
Oakland Bus Station
Greyhound
$18USD

Cheap buses leaving Saturday
One passenger / one way

3:20 PM5:55 PM
$18
Metro Center Bus StationOakland Bus Station
Greyhound
3:20 PM
Metro Center Bus Station
5:55 PM
Oakland Bus Station
Greyhound
$18USD
10:25 PM1:05 AM
$19
Metro Center Bus StationOakland Bus Station
Greyhound
10:25 PM
Metro Center Bus Station
1:05 AM
Oakland Bus Station
Greyhound
$19USD
7:25 AM9:45 AM
$20
Metro Center Bus StationOakland Bus Station
Greyhound
7:25 AM
Metro Center Bus Station
9:45 AM
Oakland Bus Station
Greyhound
$20USD
3:20 PM5:55 PM
$18
Metro Center Bus StationOakland Bus Station
Greyhound
3:20 PM
Metro Center Bus Station
5:55 PM
Oakland Bus Station
Greyhound
$18USD

Bus Santa Cruz to Oakland: Trip Overview

2
Daily Buses
7:25 AM - 10:25 PM
Departure Time
$18
Average Price
Average Trip Duration

Santa Cruz to Oakland Buses

Busbud helps you find a bus from Santa Cruz to Oakland. Get the best fare and schedule, book a round trip ticket or find buses with WiFi and electrical outlets.

Bus service from Santa Cruz to Oakland will be provided by the most trusted bus companies.

From cheap bus tickets to more luxurious buses traveling from Santa Cruz to Oakland, we offer a wide range of bus services to best suit your needs depending on how much your budget is.

Bus Companies

Santa Cruz to Oakland bus tickets are provided by Greyhound.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Santa Cruz, the trip starts at Metro Center Bus Station.

In Oakland, your bus travel ends at Oakland Bus Station, Oakland, CA or West Oakland BART Station.

Daily Buses2
Departure Time7:25 AM - 10:25 PM
Average Price
$18
Average Trip Duration
Bus Companies on This RouteGreyhound US

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Santa Cruz and Oakland!

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

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Santa Cruz to Oakland that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Make a music playlist for your bus ride from Santa Cruz to Oakland, and enjoy the scenery to tunes from your own personal soundtrack.

Did you know?

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

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

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

Will you be returning to Santa Cruz by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Oakland to Santa Cruz.

Popular Buses Connecting Santa Cruz

Popular Buses Connecting Oakland

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