Cheap bus tickets from San Jose, CA to Santa Maria, CA

from $22.99

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Rides:San Jose, CA Santa Maria, CA (02/03/2023)

3:30 hrs
Downtown San Jose
Santa Maria
Almost full
$40.99
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Frequently asked questions

The quickest bus trip from San Jose to Santa Maria takes as little as 3 hours 30 minutes.
The bus route from San Jose to Santa Maria covers 218 miles. FlixBus can bring you from San Jose to Santa Maria in as little as 3 hours 30 minutes.
You can get from San Jose to Santa Maria for as little as $22.99.
There are direct connections from San Jose to Santa Maria. Among them up to 1 buses running daily from San Jose to Santa Maria, 1 are direct connections. The fastest bus on this connection has 2.0 stop(s).
You can buy your bus ticket from San Jose to Santa Maria choosing your preferred payment method among card, Paypal, Google Pay, and more!
You can track your bus location on our Real-Time Info Tool. Just select the relevant bus stop and check the time of arrival. Find out where your bus is and check if there are delays on the route.

Find the cheapest buses from San Jose to Santa Maria

Looking for cheap tickets from San Jose to Santa Maria? FlixBus has you covered. The distance between San Jose and Santa Maria is 218 miles, which takes a minimum of 3 hours 30 minutes.
FlixBus has a large nationwide network, so you can travel onwards with us once you reach Santa Maria.
So how to find the best ticket prices? Be sure to book in advance on our website or via our FlixBus App. When booking through the App, your ticket will be stored directly, making bus travel even more green and convenient!

Traveling from San Jose to Santa Maria


The bus takes a minimum of 3 hours 30 minutes and you can expect 2.0 stops on your journey.

Traveling with FlixBus isn't just quick, it's cheap too. If you book in advance online or using the app, you can expect to pay as little as $22.99 for a ticket between San Jose and Santa Maria, That's a great saving compared to traveling by train, car or plane!
What's more, bus travel is a more sustainable mode of transport. We're working towards making our entire FlixBus fleet 100% carbon neutral, and every customer can offset their carbon footprint by making a donation when they purchase their ticket.

Taking the bus from San Jose

San Jose is well-connected on the FlixBus network with 22 connections departing every day from 2 stations, making it very easy to travel across the country.

Arriving in Santa Maria

With 2 bus station(s), San Jose is well-connected. Traveling with FlixBus around the country is very cheap and easy, as to get to Santa Maria you can pick one of the 16 routes arriving daily.

What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from San Jose to Santa Maria

Once you've booked your bus tickets through the FlixBus App using one of our secure payment methods, you just need to bring your phone to use as your ticket - and your luggage, of course. Don't worry about packing light as you can bring one piece of carry-on luggage and one piece of hold luggage for your journey.
Want to be guaranteed the best seat in the house? You can choose yours when you book your ticket. Opt for a classic seat, a table seat, a panorama seat for a great view, or reserve the free seat beside you for extra space.
Once you've stowed your luggage away and settled in, sit back and enjoy the journey with the onboard services on your FlixBus bus including free Wi-Fi onboard, FLIXtainment - out entertainment portal, toilets and plug socket.Whether you need to fire off some emails during your trip, or you want to relax and enjoy the ride, we've got you covered.


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