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There are 10 ways to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach by plane, bus, train, taxi 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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Fly Chattanooga to Santa Ana  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Santa Ana (SNA) CHA - SNA

$268 - $1,020

Cheapest option

Bus to Atlanta, fly to Santa Ana  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Santa Ana (SNA) ATL - SNA

$152 - $643

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Fly Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino, train  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) CHA - ONT
  2. Take the train from San Bernardino Depot station to Santa Ana station

$266 - $1,032

Bus to Atlanta, fly to Los Angeles, train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Los Angeles (LAX) ATL - LAX
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station

$152 - $474

Bus to Atlanta, fly to San Diego, train  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to San Diego (SAN) ATL - SAN
  3. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Santa Ana Amtrak Station

$181 - $807

Bus via Dallas, Tx  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to El Monte, Ca
  4. Take the bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Ocean 1

$218 - $566

Bus, train  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Chicago
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot
  3. Take the train from San Bernardino Depot station to Santa Ana station

$331 - $899

Bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, Tn to St Louis, Mo 4702
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Los Angeles, Ca 1683 / ...

$222 - $578

Bus, train, taxi  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Pomona Amtrak
  5. Take a taxi from Pomona Amtrak to Laguna Beach

$513 - $1,188

Drive  •  33 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach 2149.5 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach is to bus and fly and train which costs $150 - $480 and takes 12 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach is to bus and fly which costs $150 - $650 and takes 10 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach. However, there are services departing from Market + M.L.King and arriving at Coast-Ocean via Chattanooga, Tn, Nashville, Tn, Dallas, Tx, El Monte Station - Lower Level and 7Th-Channel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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The distance between Chattanooga and Laguna Beach is 1859 miles. The road distance is 2149.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 6 h and costs $210 - $600.

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It takes approximately 10 h 38 min to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach, including transfers.

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Chattanooga to Laguna Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chattanooga, Tn station.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach is to fly which takes 10 h 38 min and costs $260 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $600 and takes 2 days 6 h.

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There is no direct flight from Chattanooga Airport to Santa Ana Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 39 min and has one stopover.

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Chattanooga to Laguna Beach bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Coast-Ocean station.

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Map of how to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach.
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  • Distance: 1859.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 38 min

What companies run services between Chattanooga, TN, USA and Laguna Beach, CA, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach via Greyhound Bus Lines, Chattanooga, Tn, Nashville, Tn, Dallas, Tx, El Monte, Ca, El Monte Station - Lower Level, Channel / 7th, and 7Th-Channel in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Atlanta, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 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 40 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
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Atlanta to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino Depot station to Santa Ana station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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 Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Chicago Union Station to San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
40 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Pomona Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$430 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Chicago
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
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 Chattanooga, Tn to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Dallas, Tx to El Monte, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Chattanooga, Tn to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $440
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Ocean
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Other operators
Taxi from Pomona Amtrak to Laguna Beach
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Piratas Cab
Phone
+1 626-391-9090
Lady Cab Driver
Phone
+1 909-624-3333
CaliProRide
Phone
+1 760-486-0382
Website
caliproride.com

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Laguna Beach is 3 h behind Chattanooga. It is currently 6:33 PM in Chattanooga and 3:33 PM in Laguna Beach.

Yes, the driving distance between Chattanooga to Laguna Beach is 2150 miles. It takes approximately 33 h 32 min to drive from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chattanooga Airport to Santa Ana Airport.

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There are 586+ hotels available in Laguna Beach. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Chattanooga Airport is to line 19 bus which takes 35 min and costs $2.

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