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There are 11 ways to get from Atlantic City to California by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train to Philadelphia, fly to San Diego  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the train from Atlantic City to 30Th St. Phl.
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to San Diego (SAN) PHL - SAN

$192 - $458

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Train to Philadelphia, fly to Los Angeles  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the train from Atlantic City to 30Th St. Phl.
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Los Angeles (LAX) PHL - LAX

$138 - $506

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Train to Philadelphia, fly to San Francisco  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the train from Atlantic City to 30Th St. Phl.
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to San Francisco (SFO) PHL - SFO

$186 - $734

Bus to New York JFK, fly to San Diego  •  10h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to San Diego (SAN) JFK - SAN

$193 - $507

Bus to New York JFK, fly to Long Beach  •  11h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Long Beach (LGB) JFK - LGB

$201 - $694

Train, train to Newark, fly to San Diego  •  11h 17m

  1. Take the train from Atlantic City to 30Th St. Phl.
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Diego (SAN) EWR - SAN

$201 - $651

Train, train to Newark, fly to Los Angeles  •  11h 42m

  1. Take the train from Atlantic City to 30Th St. Phl.
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Los Angeles (LAX) EWR - LAX

$197 - $709

Train via Washington  •  2 days 18h

  1. Take the train from Atlantic City to 30Th St. Phl.
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station

$323 - $528

Bus  •  2 days 19h

  1. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Broadway In Front Of Wrtc 551
  2. Take the bus from Camden, Nj to Los Angeles, Ca 1683

$277 - $389

Train  •  3 days 1h

  1. Take the train from Atlantic City to 30Th St. Phl.
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station

$313 - $458

Drive  •  44h 12m

  1. Drive from Atlantic City to Los Angeles 2789.9 miles

$270 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Atlantic City to California is to train and fly which costs $130 - $550 and takes 9h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlantic City to California is to train and fly which costs $190 - $460 and takes 9h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlantic City to California. However, there are services departing from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal and arriving at 5th / Los Angeles via Camden, Nj and 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 19h.

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No, there is no direct train from Atlantic City to California station. However, there are services departing from Atlantic City and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Washington Union Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 18h.

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The distance between Atlantic City and California is 2409 miles. The road distance is 2789.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlantic City to California without a car is to train via Washington which takes 2 days 18h and costs $320 - $550.

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It takes approximately 9h 28m to get from Atlantic City to California, including transfers.

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Atlantic City to California bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal station.

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Atlantic City to California train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Atlantic City station.

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The best way to get from Atlantic City to California is to train via Washington which takes 2 days 18h and costs $320 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $270 - $390 and takes 2 days 19h.

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Map of how to get from Atlantic City to California.
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  • Distance: 2409.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 28m

What companies run services between Atlantic City, NJ, USA and California, USA?

You can take a train from Atlantic City to Los Angeles via 30Th St. Phl., Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Washington Union Station, and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 18h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlantic City to Los Angeles via Broadway In Front Of Wrtc, Camden, Nj, Los Angeles, Ca, and 7th / Decatur in around 2 days 19h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Newark to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to San Diego via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Newark to San Diego
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Atlantic City to 30Th St. Phl.
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
43h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Camden, Nj to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 17h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $370
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$270 - $370
Flexible
$370 - $550
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Broadway In Front Of Wrtc
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 35m.

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Atlantic City to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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California is 3h behind Atlantic City. It is currently 9:34 PM in Atlantic City and 6:34 PM in California.

Atlantic City to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlantic City to California is 2790 miles. It takes approximately 44h 12m to drive from Atlantic City to California.

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United Airlines, Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to San Diego Airport.

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