• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 9 ways to get from Fort Worth to California by train, plane, 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

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to San Diego  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Diego (SAN) DFW - SAN

$106 - $516

Cheapest option

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Los Angeles  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Los Angeles (LAX) DFW - LAX

$65 - $360

7 alternative options

Train to Dallas, fly to San Diego  •  6 h 9 min

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

$141 - $452

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Fresno  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Fresno (FAT) DFW - FAT

$251 - $1,015

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Burbank  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Burbank (BUR) DFW - BUR

$195 - $793

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Santa Ana  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Santa Ana (SNA) DFW - SNA

$134 - $454

Bus  •  28 h 51 min

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

$131 - $328

Train  •  41 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station 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 train and fly which costs $65 - $360 and takes 6 h 2 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Fort Worth to California is to train and fly which costs $100 - $550 and takes 5 h 24 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Worth to California. However, there are services departing from Ft Worth, Tx and arriving at 5th / Los Angeles via 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 51 min.

More details

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

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Fort Worth to California without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 51 min and costs $130 - $330.

More details

It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Fort Worth to California, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

Fort Worth to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fort Worth Amtrak Station.

More details

The best way to get from Fort Worth to California is to bus which takes 28 h 51 min and costs $130 - $330. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $210 - $650 and takes 41 h 25 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Fort Worth to California.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1252.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Fort Worth to Los Angeles every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $330 and the journey takes 28 h 35 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Fort Worth to Los Angeles 3 times a week. Tickets cost $210 - $650 and the journey takes 41 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Burbank
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Tucson
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Dallas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
Trinity Metro
Phone
+1 817-215-8600
Website
ridetrinitymetro.org
Train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ridetrinitymetro.org
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $330

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

Search flights

Fort Worth to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

More details

California is 2 h behind Fort Worth. It is currently 11:43 PM in Fort Worth and 9:43 PM in California.

Fort Worth to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Worth to California is 1413 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 43 min to drive from Fort Worth to California.

Get driving directions

Spirit Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to San Diego Airport.

Search flights

Book your Fort Worth to California train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are seven+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details