There are 5 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 27 min

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

$226 - $1,521

Cheapest option

Fly from Burbank  •  6 h 36 min

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

$225 - $970

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Kansas City, Mo
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Minneapolis, MN 802 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Bismarck, ND 933

$308 - $612

Train, bus  •  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

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Bismarck is to fly which costs $220 - $1,600 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Bismarck is 1275 miles. The road distance is 1663.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Los Angeles to Bismarck, including transfers.

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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 Kansas City, MO and Minneapolis, MN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Bismarck Airport.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Bismarck.
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  • Distance: 1274.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

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 Kansas City, Mo, Kansas City, MO, and Minneapolis, MN in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Santa Barbara, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via San Luis Obispo County Apt, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Burbank to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Burbank to Bismarck via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,100
Flights from Burbank to Bismarck via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 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
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
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 Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 h 50 min
Frequency
Once 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
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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 Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
34 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$150 - $250
Flexible
$290 - $390
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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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