There are 3 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) LAX - SJD

$130 - $974

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Bus  •  33 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca 9455 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas

$124 - $197

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Drive  •  26 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas 1163.4 miles

$150 - $230

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Cabo San Lucas via Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd Se, Long Beach, Ca and Tijuana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 29 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Cabo San Lucas is 926 miles. The road distance is 1163.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas without a car is to bus which takes 33 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas, including transfers.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Long Beach, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas is to fly which takes 3 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 33 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 28 min.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas bus services, operated by ABC, arrive at Cabo San Lucas station.

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Cabo San Lucas is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles Airport (LAX). It is currently 12:13 PM in Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and 1:13 PM in Cabo San Lucas.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas is 1163 miles. It takes approximately 26 h 35 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas.
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  • Distance: 926.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and five other airlines fly from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Cabo San Lucas via Downtown Long Beach Station, Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd Se, L.B. Blvd. & 15Th Ne, Long Beach, Ca, San Ysidro, Ca, and Tijuana in around 33 h 29 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,300
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $3,200
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $3,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via San Jose
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $3,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $2,100
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx

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Interjet, United Airlines, Delta and four other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport.

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There are 445+ hotels available in Cabo San Lucas. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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