There are 8 ways to get from Arlington to California by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Diego (SAN) DFW - SAN

$135 - $592

Cheapest option

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Los Angeles (LAX) DFW - LAX

$104 - $407

6 alternative options

Fly Dallas to San Diego  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to San Diego (SAN) DAL - SAN

$178 - $497

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Jose (SJC) DFW - SJC

$157 - $453

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Fresno (FAT) DFW - FAT

$274 - $1,150

Bus  •  31 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca 1409 / ...

$149 - $354

Train  •  42 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$230 - $674

Drive  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Los Angeles 1426.9 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The distance between Arlington and California is 1264 miles. The road distance is 1426.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to California without a car is to bus which takes 31 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Arlington to California, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arlington to California is to fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 31 h 19 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 42 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 55 min.

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California is 2 h behind Arlington. It is currently 3:40 PM in Arlington and 1:40 PM in California.

Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to California is 1427 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 55 min to drive from Arlington to California.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Diego Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Arlington to California.
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  • Distance: 1264 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and California, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Arlington to San Diego every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Arlington to Los Angeles every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $130 - $330 and the journey takes 30 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Dallas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
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 Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
Bus operators
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 Ft Worth, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $330

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