Set Value (New/Sealed)

This chart represents the current new/sealed value of the set The Bikini Bottom Express since April 2016. Very high accuracy
LEGO 3830 The Bikini Bottom Express was a 210 piece SpongeBob SquarePants set with 3 minifigs released in 2008. It consists of a bus with a spinning propeller, a bus stop sign, a ticket dispenser, and and a detachable roof along with SpongeBob SquarePants, Patrick and a bus driver minifigure.

It was retired in December 2009 with a lifespan of 24 months. Today's value for a new/sealed The Bikini Bottom Express is estimated around $225 with a average yearly gain of 7.7% and is expected to level off closer to 6.8% soon. On the secondary markets, the typical price range for the set MISB/NISB is between $204 and $250. The current used prices for The Bikini Bottom Express can be found in the range of $48 and $60 depending on the set's condition, with an average price of $50 if it is in good overall condition.

For Sale (New/Sealed)

(US) *** Best US listing for The Bikini Bottom Express ***
BrickEconomy Choice
$249.00
(US) New Sealed box has slight stack creasing - pics available upon request
$180.00
-20.1%
(KR) -MISB-Box: Good
$200.00
-11.2%
(JP) 3830 SpongeBob SquarePants The Bikini Bottom Express Unused Unopened
$218.99
-2.8%
(JP) SpongeBob SquarePants The Bikini Bottom Express 3830 In 2008 New Retired
$219.00
-2.8%
(JP) Spongebob 3830 The Bikini Bottom Express Japan Import NEW
$224.88
-0.2%
(JP) 3830 SpongeBob SquarePants The Bikini Bottom Express Unused Unopened
$225.55
+0.1%
(US) Amazon listing for The Bikini Bottom Express
~$236.62
+5.0%
(JP) 3830 SpongeBob SquarePants The Bikini Bottom Express
$248.97
+10.5%
(US) 3830 SpongeBob The Bikini Bottom Express Nickelodeon - New in box!
$249.00
+10.5%
(TW) BrickLink store Gd. Admiral Thrawn's Store
$250.00
+10.9%
(US) SpongeBob SquarePants 3830 The Bikini Bottom Express, Brand New, FREE SHIP!
$284.95
+26.4%
(US) SpongeBob SquarePants 3830 The Bikini Bottom Express NEW! Bus Stop Patrick
$299.99
+33.1%
(SG) BrickLink store The Singing Brick
$300.00
+33.1%
(US) SpongeBob SquarePants: The Bikini Bottom Express (3830)
$333.00
+47.8%

Sales Distribution (Last 90 Days)

This chart shows the distribution of sales for the last 3 months of new/sealed 3830 The Bikini Bottom Express.

Sale Trends

This chart shows the sales trends (number sold) of new/sealed 3830 The Bikini Bottom Express.

Sets in SpongeBob SquarePants

Year 2006
Pieces / Minifigs 579 / 3
Availability Retired
3827 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Adventures in Bikini Bottom
Retail $39.99
Value $544.67
Growth  1262.0%
Annual growth 10.8%
Year 2012
Pieces / Minifigs 471 / 4
Availability Retired
3818 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Bikini Bottom Undersea Party
Retail $49.99
Value $334.97
Growth  570.1%
Annual growth 12.9%
Year 2006
Pieces / Minifigs 445 / 1
Availability Retired
3826 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Build-A-Bob
Retail $29.99
Value $397.33
Growth  1224.9%
Annual growth 11.0%
Year 2009
Pieces / Minifigs 425 / 3
Availability Retired
3834 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Good Neighbours at Bikini Bottom
Retail $39.99
Value $275.00
Growth  587.7%
Annual growth 11.4%
Year 2007
Pieces / Minifigs 393 / 3
Availability Retired
4982 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Mrs. Puff's Boating School
Retail $49.99
Value $230.12
Growth  360.3%
Annual growth 7.7%
Year 2007
Pieces / Minifigs 337 / 3
Availability Retired
4981 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Chum Bucket
Retail $34.99
Value $166.39
Growth  375.5%
Annual growth 7.6%
Year 2006
Pieces / Minifigs 295 / 3
Availability Retired
3825 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Krusty Krab
Retail $19.99
Value $412.53
Growth  1963.7%
Annual growth 10.9%
Year 2008
Pieces / Minifigs 279 / 3
Availability Retired
3831 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Rocket Ride
Retail $29.99
Value $247.00
Growth  723.6%
Annual growth 8.8%
Year 2012
Pieces / Minifigs 241 / 3
Availability Retired
3817 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants The Flying Dutchman
Retail $24.99
Value $148.43
Growth  494.0%
Annual growth 13.3%
Year 2008
Pieces / Minifigs 236 / 3
Availability Retired
3832 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants The Emergency Room
Retail $29.99
Value $219.99
Growth  633.5%
Annual growth 9.1%
Year 2009
Pieces / Minifigs 209 / 3
Availability Retired
3833 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Krusty Krab Adventures
Retail $24.99
Value $337.03
Growth  1248.7%
Annual growth 15.8%
Year 2011
Pieces / Minifigs 169 / 4
Availability Retired
3816 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Glove World
Retail $19.99
Value $128.80
Growth  544.3%
Annual growth 13.3%
Year 2011
Pieces / Minifigs 95 / 3
Availability Retired
3815 LEGO SpongeBob SquarePants Heroic Heroes of the Deep
Retail $14.99
Value $100.06
Growth  567.5%
Annual growth 13.1%
Will SpongeBob™ ever catch the bus?

All aboard for new adventures with SpongeBob SquarePants, Patrick, and the Bikini Bottom Express. The bus keeps leaving without SpongeBob and Patrick! Can they get their tickets from the machine before it speeds away again?

Lift roof off the bus to seat Spongebob and Patrick inside!
Propeller on the back of the bus really spins!
Bus measures 6" (15cm) long!
Description provided by LEGO©