You can get from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles by train, bus or flight.
To get from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles on 24 Sep we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||347 miles (559 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£25 - £43|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £25 • 7 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £29 • 1 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Alaska Airlines, Flixbus or Amtrak|
Travel 347 miles (559 km) by flight, coach or train from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £25. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Alaska Airlines, Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles.
There are 3 ways that you can travel between San Francisco, CA and Los Angeles. You can take a flight, coach or train.
The cheapest way from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £25 compared to other travel options to Los Angeles:
A coach journey is usually £4 less than a journey to Los Angeles by plane, which costs on average £29 for the same trip.
A coach is about £17 less than a train, which costs on average £43 for this route.
The fastest way to get to Los Angeles from San Francisco, CA is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.
There are alternative travel options to Los Angeles that can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 7 h 5 min.
In comparison, getting to Los Angeles by train can take on average 9 h 25 min.
Los Angeles is approximately 347 miles (559 km) away from San Francisco, CA.
The average frequency per day from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Los Angeles from San Francisco, CA as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles:
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Yes, there are direct services available from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Los Angeles as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between San Francisco, CA and Los Angeles.
Before travelling from San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking San Francisco, CA to Los Angeles tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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