There are 10 ways to get from California to Mississippi by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Los Angeles to Memphis  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Memphis (MEM) LAX - MEM

$162 - $408

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Fly San Diego to Memphis  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Memphis (MEM) SAN - MEM

$188 - $442

Fly San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Gulfport/Biloxi (GPT) SAN - GPT

$252 - $966

Fly San Diego to Jackson/Vicksburg  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) SAN - JAN

$237 - $848

Fly San Diego to New Orleans, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to New Orleans (MSY) SAN - MSY
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Biloxi, Ms

$218 - $710

Fly Los Angeles to New Orleans, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to New Orleans (MSY) LAX - MSY
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Biloxi, Ms

$182 - $465

Bus  •  39 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Jackson, Ms 1522 / ...

$187 - $474

Train, bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Longview Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Jackson, Ms 1522 / ...

$267 - $792

Train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Sunset Limited
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Jackson Amtrak City Of New Orleans

$283 - $827

Drive  •  29 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Jackson 1849 miles

$180 - $270

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No, there is no direct train from California station to Mississippi. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Jackson Amtrak via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

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The distance between California and Mississippi is 1669 miles. The road distance is 1849 miles.

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The best way to get from California to Mississippi without a car is to bus which takes 39 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from California to Mississippi, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from California to Mississippi is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 39 h 12 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 2 days 2 h.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Memphis Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 42 min.

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Mississippi is 2 h ahead of California. It is currently 4:56 AM in California and 6:56 AM in Mississippi.

California to Mississippi train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Jackson Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between California to Mississippi is 1849 miles. It takes approximately 29 h 38 min to drive from California to Mississippi.

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Map of how to get from California to Mississippi.
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  • Distance: 1669.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between California, USA and Mississippi, USA?

Allegiant Air, Delta and three other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Southaven hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Jackson via Los Angeles, Ca and Dallas, Tx in around 39 h 12 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from San Diego to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from San Diego to New Orleans via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from San Diego to New Orleans via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from San Diego to New Orleans via Austin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from San Diego to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi via Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Diego to Jackson/Vicksburg via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Jackson/Vicksburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Jackson/Vicksburg via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from San Diego to New Orleans via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi via Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Jackson/Vicksburg via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Jackson/Vicksburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from San Diego to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Memphis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Gulfport/Biloxi via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Jackson/Vicksburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Diego to Jackson/Vicksburg via Orlando
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from San Diego to New Orleans via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Longview Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 h 15 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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Jackson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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 New Orleans, La to Biloxi, Ms
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Longview, Tx to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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Allegiant Air, Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Memphis Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Mississippi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from California to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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