There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to Calipatria by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Centro, Ca 9608 / ...

$92 - $149

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from El Cajon to El Centro, Ca 9610 / ...

$117 - $200

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Calipatria 204.1 miles

$20 - $29

Fly to El Centro  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to El Centro (IPL) LAX - IPL

$99 - $200

Fly to Indio/Palm Springs, drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) LAX - PSP
  2. Drive from Indio/Palm Springs to Calipatria

$168 - $434

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Calipatria every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, Mokulele flies from Los Angeles to Calipatria 3 times a day.

Airlines
Mokulele
Website
mokuleleairlines.com
Flights from Los Angeles to El Centro
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Centro, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from El Cajon to El Centro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Calipatria is 273 km. The road distance is 327 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Calipatria is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Calipatria is to drive which takes 3 h 30 min and costs $20 - $29.

It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Los Angeles to Calipatria, including transfers.