How to get to Los Angeles, CA from New York, NY

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Travel Information from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA

distanceDistance2440 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£51 - £377
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £51 • 6 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £51 • 6 h
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 2440 miles by train, coach or flight to Los Angeles, CA from New York, NY. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Greyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA.

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from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA

How to get to Los Angeles, CA from New York, NY by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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flight

The best way to travel from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Spirit Airlines
07:5910h27
Newark Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR)
15:26Burbank, CA (BUR)
£3261One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Greyhound
23:3582h45
New York, NY
07:20Los Angeles, CA
£2551One-way
4 changes
Fastest
United
08:305h34
Newark Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR)
11:04Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
£3891One-way
0 changes
Other options
Amtrak
15:4067h17
Penn Station, New York, NY
07:57Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
£4631One-way
1 change
Amtrak
10:5272h05
Penn Station, New York, NY
07:57Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
£4711One-way
2 changes
Amtrak
09:4773h10
Penn Station, New York, NY
07:57Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
£5811One-way
2 changes
Greyhound
23:5966h16
New York, NY
15:15Los Angeles, CA
£3201One-way
3 changes
Greyhound
23:5971h51
New York, NY
20:50Los Angeles, CA
£3241One-way
5 changes
Greyhound
23:5972h06
New York, NY
21:05Los Angeles, CA
£3241One-way
5 changes
Spirit Airlines
07:5911h32
Newark Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR)
16:31Burbank, CA (BUR)
£3261One-way
1 change
Spirit Airlines
06:3612h29
Newark Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR)
16:05Los Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
£3291One-way
1 change
Spirit Airlines
07:5915h13
Newark Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR)
20:12Burbank, CA (BUR)
£3261One-way
1 change

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United, Amtrak and FlixBus will get you to Los Angeles from New York at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Amtrak is the main travel provider in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak travel running daily, you can travel by travel across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela travel for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveller’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your travel journey from New York to Los Angeles, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      American Airlines is one of the leading airlines in the USA and the world; they offer Main Cabin, Business and First Class tickets for your travel to Los Angeles from New York.

        FAQs: New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA

        FAQs: Travel to Los Angeles, CA easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA.
        FAQs

        There are 3 travel options from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA: train, coach or flight.

        The cheapest way to get from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA is by taking a flight with average ticket prices of £51 compared to other travel options to Los Angeles, CA:

        Taking a flight costs £93 less than taking a coach, which costs on average £144 for the same trip.

        A flight is £326 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA costing on average £377.

        The fastest way from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA is by flight with an average journey time of 6 h.

        There are alternative travel options to Los Angeles, CA that take longer:

        Coach takes 63 h 30 min on average.

        Taking a train requires on average 67 h 20 min of travel time.

        The distance between New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA is around 2440 miles.

        The average frequency per day from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA is:

        • 1 coach a day.
        • 1 train per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Los Angeles, CA from New York, NY as scheduled services by train, coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA:

          Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA:

          • You can go to Los Angeles, CA from New York, NY by coach with Greyhound or FlixBus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £144 with FlixBus from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA on Omio.
          • You can travel by plane between New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA with Spirit Airlines, United, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines or JetBlue Airways, and you can find Spirit Airlines New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA tickets for £51 on Omio.
          • You can go to Los Angeles, CA from New York, NY by train with Amtrak. You'll see cheap train tickets for £377 with Amtrak from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA on Omio.

          Yes, there are direct services available from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA with the following travel companies:

          • Take a direct coach with.
          • Take a direct flight with Spirit Airlines, United or Alaska Airlines.
          • Direct services by train with.

          Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Los Angeles, CA as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA.

          Omio customers who travel from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA often also extend their holiday to go to San Diego, CA, San Francisco, CA, Las Vegas, NV, Tijuana or Santa Barbara, CA. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Los Angeles, CA and these popular destinations at a great price.

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