There are 13 ways to get from Florida to California by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly Fort Lauderdale to San Diego  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to San Diego (SAN) FLL - SAN

$123 - $495

Cheapest option

Fly Orlando to San Diego  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to San Diego (SAN) MCO - SAN

$86 - $609

11 alternative options

Fly Tampa to San Diego  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to San Diego (SAN) TPA - SAN

$155 - $457

Fly Tampa to Los Angeles  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Los Angeles (LAX) TPA - LAX

$142 - $665

Fly Miami to San Diego  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to San Diego (SAN) MIA - SAN

$138 - $712

Fly Orlando to Los Angeles  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Los Angeles (LAX) MCO - LAX

$113 - $567

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Los Angeles (LAX) FLL - LAX

$120 - $563

Fly Miami to Los Angeles  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Los Angeles (LAX) MIA - LAX

$135 - $620

Bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca

$251 - $643

Bus, Megabus  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, FL to Atlanta, GA
  2. Take the Megabus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Downtown Dallas
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to El Monte, Ca

$226 - $486

Bus, train  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Lafayette, La
  3. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$302 - $880

Train  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$472 - $1,462

Drive  •  38 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Jacksonville to Los Angeles 2428.6 miles

$230 - $350

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

JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines and four other airlines fly from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jacksonville to Los Angeles via Tallahassee, Fl, Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx, Los Angeles, Ca, and 7th / Decatur in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Tampa to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Orlando to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Austin
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Austin
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Miami to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Miami to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Miami to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Miami to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Miami to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Miami to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Miami to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Orlando to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Virgin America
Website
virginamerica.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Tulsa
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 11 min
Frequency
6 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 Jacksonville Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$420 - $600
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
29 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
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
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Lafayette, La
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Jacksonville, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Downtown Dallas
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Florida to California?

The distance between Florida and California is 3621 km. The road distance is 3886 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Florida to California?

The cheapest way to get from Florida to California is to fly which costs $120 - $500 and takes 7 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Florida to California?

The quickest way to get from Florida to California is to fly which takes 7 h 28 min and costs $150 - $460.

Is there a direct bus between Florida and California?

No, there is no direct bus from Florida to California. However, there are services departing from Jacksonville, Fl and arriving at 5th / San Pedro via Tallahassee, Fl, Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx and 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

How long does it take to get from Florida to California?

It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Florida to California, including transfers.