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Bus stations and stops in Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay, CA

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Oakland (West Oakland BART Station)

Berkeley (Crescent Lawn - University of California, Berkeley)

El Cerrito del Norte BART

Richmond (Richmond BART Station)

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What is the best way to get to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay?
There are a number of different ways to get to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay but travelling by bus has many benefits. By travelling with FlixBus, you can save money with our cheap bus tickets and you can do your part in saving the environment, as bus travel is the most environmentally-friendly method!
How do I buy a bus ticket to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay?
It's really easy to buy a bus ticket to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay with FlixBus: you can book online on our website simply selecting your departure and arrival cities, and picking your favourite date to travel. The best way to find cheap tickets though is by using the free FlixBus App and keep your ticket always in your pocket!
How can I get to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay by bus?
How many bus stations are there in Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay?
There are 4 bus stops in Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay. The stops are Richmond (Richmond BART Station), Berkeley (Crescent Lawn - University of California, Berkeley), El Cerrito del Norte BART, Oakland (West Oakland BART Station).
How much does it cost to get to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay?
Buses are one of the most convenient ways to travel and FlixBus is among the cheapest to get to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay! Depending on where you are travelling from, tickets to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay cost on average $8.79, but if you book in advance or during the week getting to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay with FlixBus can cost as little as $4.99!
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Using your FlixBus ticket to go to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay is easy! If you booked online, you must have received a PDF booking confirmation via e-mail containing a QR code which serves as your bus ticket. If you booked through the FlixBus App instead, your ticket is automatically stored there. In both cases, no need to print the ticket: simply show it digitally to the driver and you are ready to board the bus, sit back and relax.
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You can reserve a seat on your journey to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay during the booking process. Subject to availability, you can choose your seat from a number of categories, including panorama seats - for a better view during your trip, table seats - for more comfort and bed seats - ideal for a restful journey. Check out our seat reservation price list for more information.
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Things to do in Oakland and East Bay, CA

About Oakland and East Bay, CA

Start your trip in one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city, Temescal. The neighborhood has recently boomed as somewhat of a hipster haven with trendy bars, cafes and dive bars opening in renovated historic buildings. No matter what kind of food you are after, whether it be Korean BBQ, fried chicken sandwiches, or a sweet treat (Curbside Creamery is always great for an afternoon sugar hit), you will not be disappointed. Temescal is a melting pot of culture and the best way to experience it is on foot. Spend a few hours walking through the streets and exploring old churches, vibrant murals and some of the many eclectic boutiques and shops. The area also hosts a popular year-round farmers market on Sunday and is the perfect place to gather some snacks for a picnic at Lake Merritt.

Next head to Oakland’s answer to Fisherman’s wharf, Jack London Square. The waterfront neighborhood is known for its beautiful scenery, fantastic food and lively events. The area is named after the famous Oakland author, Jack London, and there even is a replica of his log cabin that he lived in during his expedition to Alaska in the center of the square. Along with a variety of eateries and bars, the area is home to the USS Potomac, Franklin D. Roosevelts presidential yacht during World War Two, which now hosts tours of the Bay and stunning sunset cruises.

Oakland has a variety of entertainment options from you to choose from during your trip, including a range of historic theaters, sporting events or art festivals. If you are there during baseball season, catching an Oakland A’s game is a must do activity. Try and sit with super fans in Section 149 for an authentic afternoon of baseball and enjoy a number of team anthems, choreographed dances and musical instruments. So, grab a hotdog and a beer and get ready to take that Insta pic.
For a night of live music, be dazzled by the recently restored Fox Theatre, which from 1928 up until the 1970s was a movie theatre. The theatre is now a popular concert venue for local and international music acts, ranging from Kylie Minogue to Green Day. Similarly, the Paramount Theatre often hosts classic film nights, with movies like The Breakfast Club and Animal House for a kick of nostalgia, as well as being home to the Oakland Symphony and Oakland Ballet.
If you are visiting Oakland on the first Friday the month, make sure to head to the monthly street festival on Telegraph Avenue, from West Grand to 27th Street. Walk through the free arts festival hosted by the KONO district and enjoy five blocks of live music, art and food trucks!

Buses to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay

Find the cheapest buses to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay

With FlixBus, it’s cheap and easy to travel to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay, as 18 rides are offered starting from only $4.99 depending on the departure city and time. Moreover, Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay has 4 FlixBus bus stops, making it an ideal way to reach the city center. Booking a bus ticket for Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay is very easy: you can book online, on the website or using the free FlixBus App, but you can also buy a ticket in our ticket shops or onboard, where you also have the possibility to pay in cash. Booking in advance on our App guarantees the lowest prices, and printing your ticket is not necessary, as you can simply show it from your phone before climbing onboard, sitting back, relaxing and enjoying a comfortable ride to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay!

Why travel to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay with FlixBus

You can get to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay from 18 different cities, and when it’s time to move on, there are as many buses from Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay to other destinations. Whether traveling near or far, bus travel is always a sustainable choice. Plus, when you take a trip with FlixBus, you can offset your carbon emissions: just click the CO₂ compensation box when you book your ticket and help us towards our goal of zero emission travel! Pay for your ticket in-person at one of our service desks (cash or card accepted), or book on our website or App paying securely with credit card, PayPal or Google Pay. Then you can look forward to enjoying our onboard services including Wi-Fi, plenty of legroom, comfortable seats and power outlets.

Popular bus routes to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay

Wherever you’re based in USA, it’s easy to get to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay: 18 cities are connected to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay, and FlixBus is always ready to welcome you onboard. Looking for some inspiration? Find our most popular routes on this page!

Onboard services

Reserve a seat when you book your FlixBus ticket to Oakland / Berkeley / East Bay online or in the App. Whether you want peace and quiet or would like a seat beside friends, we’ve got options to suit everyone. Choose a classic seat or a table seat if you need a little extra space to work or relax. You can also go for a panorama seat at the front of the bus for a great view or reserve the spare seat beside you to enjoy the extra space. There’s no need to worry about what to pack when you travel with FlixBus, as we offer a carry-on bag and checked bag for every traveler included in the ticket. Stow your luggage and head to your seat to make the most of our onboard services including Wi-Fi and an entertainment system on most buses. All of our buses are equipped with toilets and power outlets, so you can sit back and enjoy the ride.

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