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There are 6 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 58 min

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

$130 - $412

5 alternative options

Fly from Burbank  •  6 h 12 min

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

$243 - $1,129

Bus  •  36 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Frisco
  2. Take the bus from Frisco Transfer Center to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Billings, MT 701

$219 - $435

Train, bus  •  40 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Raton Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Raton to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
  4. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Billings, MT 701

$292 - $665

Train, bus, night bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Portland Union Station
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Spokane Amtrak Station
  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

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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 58 min.

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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 Frisco Transfer Center, Denver, CO and Buffalo, WY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 30 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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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Billings without a car is to bus which takes 36 h 30 min and costs $210 - $440.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Los Angeles to Billings, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Billings bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Billings is to fly which takes 5 h 58 min and costs $130 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $440 and takes 36 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Los Angeles Airport to Billings Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 24 min and has one stopover.

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Los Angeles to Billings bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Billings, MT 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 58 min

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

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Billings hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Billings via Frisco, Frisco Transfer Center, Denver, CO, and Buffalo, WY in around 36 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Sacramento, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via San Diego, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Burbank to Billings via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Santa Rosa, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Burbank to Billings via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Billings via Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Billings via San Jose, Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Billings via San Jose, Portland
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Billings via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Burbank to Billings via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Billings via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
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 Union Station to Raton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Portland Union Station
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 to Spokane Amtrak Station
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

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, Ca to Frisco
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from Frisco to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Raton to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Frisco Transfer Center to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
ridebustang.com
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
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
Bus from Raton, NM to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Billings is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 3:45 AM in Los Angeles and 4:45 AM in Billings.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Billings is 1247 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 11 min to drive from Los Angeles to Billings.

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United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Billings Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Billings. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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