There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Phoenix by plane, bus, tram, 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 Los Angeles to Phoenix  •  2 h 7 min

  1. LAX - PHX

$90 - $242

Cheapest option

Bus via El Monte, Ca  •  8 h 30 min

  1. 1454 / ...

$45 - $108

8 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to Prescott, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. LAX - PRC

Bus to Santa Ana, fly to Phoenix  •  5 h 2 min

  1. SNA - PHX

$132 - $285

Bus to Burbank, fly to Phoenix  •  5 h 29 min

  1. BUR - PHX

$102 - $272

Bus, tram, line 266 bus to Long Beach, fly to Phoenix, train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. LGB - PHX

$101 - $246

Bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. 1408

$139 - $217

Train, bus  •  8 h 38 min

  1. San Bernardino Line
  2. 1416 / ...

$57 - $113

Bus EPLA Limo Express  •  9 h 9 min

$50 - $73

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. 389.4 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Phoenix hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Long Beach to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to Prescott
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Great Lakes
Website
greatlakesav.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Prescott
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Aviation / LAX Station to Lakewood Blvd Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Valley Metro Phoenix
Website
valleymetro.org
Train from 44th St/Washington to Washington/Central Ave
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Bus operators
Prescott Transit Authority
Phone
928-776-7433
Email
info@prescotttranist.com
Website
prescotttransit.com
Bus from Ihop, Prescott Valley, AZ to Greyhound Station, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
prescotttransit.com
Book at
prescotttransit.com
Gray Line AH
Phone
(714) 978-8855
Website
dre.coachusa.com
Bus from Los Angeles Airport, CA to Disneyland Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
dre.coachusa.com
Book at
dre.coachusa.com
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Lax
Website
laxflyaway.org
Bus from G Shuttle Stop at Terminal 2 Lower Level to Aviation Blvd. Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
laxflyaway.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Lakewood Blvd Station to Lakewood / Hardwick
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from El Monte, Ca to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Phoenix, AZ
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Phoenix is 589 km. The road distance is 623 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Phoenix is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Phoenix is to fly which takes 2 h 7 min and costs $85 - $250.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Phoenix. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Phoenix, Az via Cesar E Chavez / Vignes and El Monte, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Phoenix, including transfers.