There are 6 ways to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Chattanooga to Santa Ana  •  9 h 10 min

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

$286 - $1,042

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Bus to Atlanta, fly to Santa Ana  •  10 h 32 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, bus, train  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) CHA - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$299 - $1,090

Bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga 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

$214 - $548

Bus, train  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Chicago
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fullerton Transportation Center Southwest Chief

$337 - $972

Drive  •  33 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach 2149.5 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach. However, there are services departing from Chattanooga and arriving at Coast-Ocean via Temporary Bay 9, Nashville, Tn, Dallas, Tx, El Monte Station - Lower Level and 7Th-Channel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 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 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 10 min to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach, including transfers.

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Chattanooga to Laguna Beach bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Chattanooga station.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach is to fly which takes 9 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 5 h.

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There is no direct flight from Chattanooga Airport to Santa Ana Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 19 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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Laguna Beach is 3 h behind Chattanooga. It is currently 11:52 AM in Chattanooga and 8:52 AM 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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  • Distance: 1859.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 10 min

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

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chattanooga to Laguna Beach via Nashville, TN, Temporary Bay 9, Broadway Ave & 9Th Ave S Wb, Nashville, Tn, Dallas, Tx, El Monte, Ca, El Monte Station - Lower Level, Channel / 7th, and 7Th-Channel in around 2 days 5 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 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 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Atlanta, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Chattanooga to Ontario/San Bernardino via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Chattanooga to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to Santa Ana via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
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 Chicago Union Station to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
42 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
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 Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
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
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 Nashville, Tn to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
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

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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 487+ hotels available in Laguna Beach. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Chattanooga Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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