Travel from Columbus-OH-USA to California

Bus or fly from Columbus to California?

Delta, American Airlines and 2 other airlines fly from Columbus to Los Angeles hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Columbus to Los Angeles once daily. Tickets cost $140 - $550 and the journey takes 2 days 1 h.

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How to get from Columbus to California

From Columbus, OH bus to Columbus airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, then bus to Los Angeles. 7 h 20 min $244. From Columbus, OH bus to Columbus airport, fly to San Diego airport, then line 992 bus to San Diego. 8 h 9 min $236. From Columbus, OH bus to Columbus airport, fly to Santa Ana airport, then bus to Santa Ana. 8 h 25 min $606. From Columbus, OH bus to Columbus airport, fly to Long Beach airport, then line 111 bus to Long Beach. 8 h 58 min $556. From Columbus, OH bus to Columbus airport, fly to Burbank airport, then train to Los Angeles. 9 h 4 min $312. From Columbus, OH bus to Cincinnati, OH, walk to 250 E 4th Cincinnati - Out, bus to Covington airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, then bus to Los Angeles. 9 h 56 min $209. From Columbus, OH bus to Los Angeles, CA then taxi to Los Angeles. 2 days 1 h $222. From Columbus, OH bus to Chicago, IL, walk to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, then train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. 2 days 4 h $646. From Columbus drive to Los Angeles. 35 h 16 min $270.
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      1 Fly Columbus to Los Angeles
      • One-Way approx: USD $180 - $565
      • Duration: 7 h 20 min
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      2 Fly Columbus to San Diego
      • One-Way approx: USD $174 - $368
      • Duration: 8 h 9 min
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      3 Fly Columbus to Santa Ana
      • One-Way approx: USD $265 - $1,007
      • Duration: 8 h 25 min
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      4 Fly Columbus to Long Beach
      • One-Way approx: USD $245 - $907
      • Duration: 8 h 58 min
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      5 Fly Columbus to Burbank
      • One-Way approx: USD $229 - $475
      • Duration: 9 h 4 min
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      6 Bus to Covington, fly to Los Angeles
      • One-Way approx: USD $135 - $449
      • Duration: 9 h 56 min
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        • Duration: 9 h 56 min
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      7 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $152 - $537
      • Duration: 2 days 1 h
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      8 Bus, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $302 - $946
      • Duration: 2 days 4 h
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      9 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $220 - $320
      • Duration: 35 h 16 min
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        • Duration: 35 h 16 min
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