There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Bismarck by plane, bus, 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 from Los Angeles  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Bismarck (BIS) LAX - BIS

$229 - $1,523

Cheapest option

Fly from Burbank  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Bismarck (BIS) BUR - BIS

$227 - $972

4 alternative options

Bus  •  47 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Frisco
  2. Take the bus from Frisco to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Billings, MT
  4. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Bismarck, ND 938

$313 - $520

Train, bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Raton Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Raton to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Billings, MT
  4. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Bismarck, ND 938

$387 - $750

Train, bus via Chicago Union Station Amtrak  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Bismarck, ND 933

$427 - $1,125

Drive  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Bismarck 1663.7 miles

$160 - $240

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

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Bismarck hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Frisco, Denver, Co, Denver, CO, and Billings, MT in around 47 h 20 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Santa Barbara, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Fresno, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Medford, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Burbank to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Burbank to Bismarck via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Burbank to Bismarck via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Raton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice 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 Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Frisco
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Raton to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Frisco Transfer Center to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
Express Arrow vehicles
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 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 Billings, MT to Bismarck, ND
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Bismarck, ND
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Bismarck is 2040 km. The road distance is 2662 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Bismarck is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 26 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Bismarck is to fly which takes 6 h 37 min and costs $220 - $1,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Bismarck. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Bismarck, ND via Frisco, Denver, CO and Billings, MT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Los Angeles to Bismarck, including transfers.