How to get from Calgary to California

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Recommended option

Fly to San Francisco  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to San Francisco (SFO) YYC - SFO

$134 - $367

Cheapest option

Fly to Los Angeles  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Los Angeles (LAX) YYC - LAX

$126 - $299

6 alternative options

Fly to San Diego  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to San Diego (SAN) YYC - SAN

$150 - $281

Fly to San Jose  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to San Jose (SJC) YYC - SJC

$152 - $472

Fly to Sacramento  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Sacramento (SMF) YYC - SMF

$160 - $610

Bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC 5153 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Los Angeles, Ca 1429

$176 - $444

Bus, train  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
  2. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$260 - $766

Drive  •  25 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Calgary to Los Angeles 1582.3 miles

$210 - $310

What companies run services between Calgary, AB, Canada and California, USA?

WestJet, Air Canada and four other airlines fly from Calgary to San Francisco hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calgary to Los Angeles via Vancouver, BC, Vancouver, Bc, Los Angeles, Ca, and 7th / Decatur in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Edmonton
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Calgary to San Diego via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Calgary to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Calgary to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Victoria, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Kelowna, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Calgary to San Diego via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Calgary to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Calgary to San Diego via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Diego via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Calgary to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Calgary to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Calgary to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Calgary to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Calgary to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Calgary to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Calgary, AB to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$55 - $80
Online Fare
$70 - $110
Standard Fare
$90 - $140
Refundable
$100 - $150
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
33 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Calgary and California is 1638 km. The road distance is 2532 km.

The cheapest way to get from Calgary to California is to fly which costs $190 - $650 and takes 7 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Calgary to California is to fly which takes 6 h 3 min and costs $170 - $480.

No, there is no direct bus from Calgary to California. However, there are services departing from Calgary, AB and arriving at 5th / San Pedro via Vancouver, Bc and 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Calgary to California, including transfers.