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There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles to Arkansas by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Fayetteville  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Fayetteville (XNA) LAX - XNA

$153 - $455

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Fly to Memphis, drive  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Memphis (MEM) LAX - MEM
  2. Drive from Memphis to Jonesboro

$60 - $162

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Fly to Texarkana  •  7h 6m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Texarkana (TXK) LAX - TXK

$148 - $573

Fly to Fort Smith  •  7h 11m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Fort Smith (FSM) LAX - FSM

$126 - $470

Fly to Little Rock  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Little Rock (LIT) LAX - LIT

$132 - $304

Bus  •  38h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Ft Worth
  2. Take the bus from Downtown Fort Worth to Downtown Dallas / Deep Ellum
  3. Take the bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Little Rock

$177 - $255

Train  •  47h 31m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles to Little Rock Union Station Texas Eagle

$190 - $270

Drive  •  25h 41m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Little Rock 1673.7 miles

$160 - $240

Los Angeles to Arkansas by train

The train journey time between Los Angeles and Arkansas is around 47h 31m and covers a distance of around 2101 miles. The fastest train normally takes 47h 31m. Operated by Amtrak, the Los Angeles to Arkansas train service departs from Los Angeles and arrives in Little Rock Union Station. Typically three trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Los Angeles to Arkansas train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Arkansas is to fly and drive which costs $60 - $170 and takes 6h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Arkansas is to fly which costs $150 - $460 and takes 5h 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Little Rock Union Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 47h 31m.

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It is 1473 miles from Los Angeles to Arkansas. It is approximately 1673.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Arkansas without a car is to bus which takes 38h 11m and costs $170 - $260.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Los Angeles to Arkansas, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Arkansas train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Los Angeles station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Arkansas is to fly which takes 5h 14m and costs $150 - $460. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $260 and takes 38h 11m, you could also train, which costs $190 - $270 and takes 47h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Fayetteville Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 8m.

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Arkansas is 2h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 9:56 PM in Los Angeles and 11:56 PM in Arkansas.

Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Arkansas.
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  • Distance: 1473.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Arkansas, USA?

Allegiant Air, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Rogers hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Little Rock via Ft Worth, Downtown Fort Worth, Downtown Dallas / Deep Ellum, Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East, and Little Rock in around 38h 11m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via Tucson, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via El Paso, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via San Antonio, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via Las Vegas, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via Will Rogers World, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via Omaha, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Texarkana via Albuquerque, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Smith via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Smith via El Paso, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Smith via Las Vegas, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Smith via San Antonio, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Smith via Will Rogers World, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Smith via Omaha, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Los Angeles to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $480
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $310
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fayetteville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Flights from Los Angeles to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Little Rock via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Los Angeles to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Memphis
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles to Little Rock Union Station
Ave. Duration
47h 31m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$390 - $600
Business Seat
$430 - $650
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 Los Angeles to Ft Worth
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $190
Flexible
$200 - $290
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Downtown Fort Worth to Downtown Dallas / Deep Ellum
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Book at
megabus.com

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Los Angeles to Arkansas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Little Rock Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Arkansas is 1674 miles. It takes approximately 25h 41m to drive from Los Angeles to Arkansas.

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Allegiant Air, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Fayetteville Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Arkansas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to bus which takes 39 min and costs $8 - $10.

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