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

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Recommended option

Fly from Los Angeles  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Guatemala City (GUA) LAX - GUA

$190 - $391

Cheapest option

Bus TAP  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexico
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$161 - $342

6 alternative options

Fly from Tijuana  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Guatemala City (GUA) TIJ - GUA

$232 - $798

Bus Tufesa  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$174 - $398

Bus TAP Royal International  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Baldwin Park to Morelia
  2. Take the bus from Morelia to México Terminal Norte
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$304 - $365

Train, bus  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from El Paso to Matamoros
  3. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Malacatán to Guatemala City

$270 - $605

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  3 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Matamoros
  2. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$211 - $388

Drive  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Guatemala City 2818.9 miles

$320 - $470

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from California to Guatemala City is to fly which costs $190 - $400 and takes 7 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from California to Guatemala City is to fly which takes 7 h 56 min and costs $190 - $400.

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The distance between California and Guatemala City is 3719 km. The road distance is 4510 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from California to Guatemala City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from California to Guatemala City. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional via Guadalajara, México Central Norte and Tapachula, Mexico. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 22 h.

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What companies run services between California, USA and Guatemala City, Guatemala?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Delta and five other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Guatemala City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Guadalajara, Mexico City North Bus Terminal, México Central Norte, Tapachula, and Tapachula, Mexico in around 2 days 22 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $650
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Cancun
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $850
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
35 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$80 - $120
Platinum
$110 - $150
Ejecutivo
$140 - $190
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Morelia to México Terminal Norte
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Internet Promotion
$21
Regular Price
$23
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$30 - $50
Full Fare
$35 - $55
Regular Price
$45
Internet Discount
$41
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$50 - $70
Economy
$40 - $65
Bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$70 - $100
Economy
$65 - $100
Trans Galgos Inter
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Baldwin Park to Morelia
Ave. Duration
39 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from El Paso to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Malacatán to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lineadorada.info

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