There are 11 ways to get from Fort Worth to California by plane, train, bus 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 Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Diego (SAN) DFW - SAN

$110 - $562

Cheapest option

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Los Angeles (LAX) DFW - LAX

$80 - $376

9 alternative options

Train to Dallas, fly to San Diego  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Victory Station
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to San Diego (SAN) DAL - SAN

$140 - $452

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Jose (SJC) DFW - SJC

$132 - $422

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Fresno (FAT) DFW - FAT

$250 - $1,120

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Sacramento (SMF) DFW - SMF

$160 - $400

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Santa Ana, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Santa Ana (SNA) DFW - SNA
  3. Take the train from Tustin station to Fullerton station

$138 - $468

Bus  •  28 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca 1403

$131 - $328

Bus via El Monte, Ca  •  30 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to El Monte, Ca 1409 / ...

$133 - $337

Train  •  41 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$210 - $650

Drive  •  22 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to Los Angeles 1413.2 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort Worth to California is to fly which costs $75 - $380 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Worth to California is to fly which costs $110 - $600 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Worth to California. However, there are services departing from Ft Worth, Tx and arriving at 5th / San Pedro via 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 41 h 25 min.

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The distance between Fort Worth and California is 1252 miles. The road distance is 1413.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Worth to California without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 44 min and costs $130 - $330.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Fort Worth to California, including transfers.

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Fort Worth to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ft Worth, Tx station.

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Fort Worth to California train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Fort Worth to California is to fly which takes 5 h 53 min and costs $110 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $330 and takes 28 h 44 min, you could also train, which costs $210 - $650 and takes 41 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Fort Worth to California.
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  • Distance: 1252.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Fort Worth, TX, USA and California, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Fort Worth to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Fort Worth to Los Angeles hourly. Tickets cost $130 - $330 and the journey takes 28 h 35 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Dallas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Victory Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Tustin station to Fullerton station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
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 Ft Worth, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $330
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to El Monte, Ca
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $330

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