There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly Los Angeles to Flagstaff  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Flagstaff (FLG) LAX - FLG

$129 - $355

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Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Flagstaff, Az 1364 / ...

$50 - $130

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Fly Burbank to Flagstaff  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Flagstaff (FLG) BUR - FLG

$158 - $324

Fly Long Beach to Flagstaff  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Flagstaff (FLG) LGB - FLG

$219 - $1,023

Fly Los Angeles to Phoenix, shuttle  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Phoenix (PHX) LAX - PHX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to NAU Dome

$136 - $318

Fly Burbank to Phoenix, shuttle  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Phoenix (PHX) BUR - PHX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to NAU Dome

$135 - $327

Train  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak Southwest Chief

$80 - $230

Drive  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Flagstaff 468.9 miles

$45 - $70

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Flagstaff, Az. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Flagstaff Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 9 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Flagstaff is 385 miles. The road distance is 468.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff without a car is to train which takes 10 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Flagstaff bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Los Angeles to Flagstaff train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff is to fly which takes 4 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 9 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 12 h 15 min.

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There is no direct flight from Los Angeles Airport to Flagstaff Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 43 min and has one stopover.

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Los Angeles to Flagstaff bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Flagstaff, Az station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff.
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  • Distance: 385.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Flagstaff, AZ, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Flagstaff hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Flagstaff twice daily. Tickets cost $80 - $230 and the journey takes 10 h 9 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff via Fresno, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff via Las Vegas, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff via San Diego, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff via Salt Lake City, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff via San Diego, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Flagstaff via San Jose, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Burbank to Flagstaff via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Shuttle from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to NAU Dome
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Flagstaff, Az
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130

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Flagstaff is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 8:29 AM in Los Angeles and 8:29 AM in Flagstaff.

Los Angeles to Flagstaff train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Flagstaff Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Flagstaff is 469 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to drive from Los Angeles to Flagstaff.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Flagstaff Airport.

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Book your Los Angeles to Flagstaff bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 83+ hotels available in Flagstaff. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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