There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to Billings by plane, bus, train, night 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.

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Fly from Los Angeles  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Billings (BIL) LAX - BIL

$134 - $420

4 alternative options

Fly from Burbank  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Billings (BIL) BUR - BIL

$243 - $1,129

Bus  •  36 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Vail
  2. Take the bus from Vail to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Billings, MT 701

$256 - $429

Train, bus, night bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  4. Take the night bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT 942

$302 - $776

Drive  •  20 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Billings 1247 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Billings is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 20 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Billings is to fly which costs $130 - $420 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Billings is 965 miles. The road distance is 1247 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Los Angeles to Billings, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Billings. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Billings, MT via Vail, Denver, CO and Buffalo, WY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Billings is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs $130 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $250 - $430 and takes 36 h.

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Los Angeles to Billings bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Billings.
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  • Distance: 965 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

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

Delta, United Airlines and five other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Billings hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Billings via Vail, Denver, Co, Denver, CO, and Buffalo, WY in around 36 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Burbank to Billings via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Burbank to Billings via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Billings via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Burbank to Billings via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Billings via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Billings via San Jose, Portland
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Room
$600 - $850
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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, Ca to Vail
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from Vail to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Vail Transportation Center to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
Express Arrow vehicles
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$115
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Buffalo, WY to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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