There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Birmingham by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Burbank  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Birmingham (BHM) BUR - BHM

$247 - $959

Cheapest option

Bus  •  44 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx 1408
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Birmingham, Al 1530 / ...

$198 - $502

4 alternative options

Fly from Los Angeles  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Birmingham (BHM) LAX - BHM

$208 - $560

Train to Santa Ana, fly  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Birmingham (BHM) SNA - BHM

$257 - $947

Train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak Crescent

$303 - $892

Drive  •  31 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Birmingham 2041 miles

$200 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Birmingham is to drive which costs $200 - $290 and takes 31 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Birmingham is to fly which costs $240 - $1,000 and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Birmingham is 1809 miles. The road distance is 2041 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Los Angeles to Birmingham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Birmingham, Al via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles station to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Birmingham Amtrak via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 1809.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 43 min

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

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Dallas, Tx in around 44 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Las Vegas, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Dallas, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Phoenix, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Las Vegas, Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Las Vegas, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Dallas
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Phoenix, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Burbank to Birmingham via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Santa Ana to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
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 Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170

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