There are 12 ways to get from Atlanta to Los Angeles by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Los Angeles  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Los Angeles (LAX) ATL - LAX

$118 - $400

11 alternative options

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) ATL - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St

$216 - $860

Fly to Burbank  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Burbank (BUR) ATL - BUR

$188 - $460

Fly to Long Beach  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Long Beach (LGB) ATL - LGB

$188 - $458

Fly to Santa Ana, train  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Santa Ana (SNA) ATL - SNA
  2. Take the train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station

$142 - $618

Fly to San Diego, train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to San Diego (SAN) ATL - SAN
  2. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$164 - $780

Bus  •  47 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Dallas, Tx 1553 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca 1403

$211 - $540

Megabus, bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the Megabus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Downtown Dallas
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to El Monte, Ca 1437 / ...

$209 - $441

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$295 - $882

Bus, train via Birmingham, AL  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$311 - $936

Bus, train via Longview Amtrak  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Longview, Tx 1547 / ...
  2. Take the train from Longview Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$299 - $870

Drive  •  34 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Los Angeles 2186.6 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $110 - $400 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $110 - $400 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Los Angeles is 1944 miles. The road distance is 2186.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Atlanta to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlanta to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Atlanta, Ga and arriving at Los Angeles, Ca via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Delta, Spirit Airlines and three other airlines fly from Atlanta to Los Angeles hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Los Angeles via Dallas, Tx in around 47 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Oakland
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Oakland
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Long Beach via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Long Beach via Oakland
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Long Beach via Houston Hobby Apt, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Long Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Atlanta to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to Long Beach via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Longview Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
29 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to El Monte, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Mobile, Al to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Downtown Dallas
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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