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There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Chiapas 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 Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) LAX - TGZ

$112 - $426

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Fly Los Angeles to Villahermosa, bus  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Villahermosa (VSA) LAX - VSA
  2. Take the bus from Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport to Palenque

$109 - $404

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Fly Los Angeles to Palenque  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Palenque (PQM) LAX - PQM

$197 - $660

Fly Los Angeles to Tapachula  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tapachula (TAP) LAX - TAP

$179 - $613

Train to Tijuana, fly to Tuxtla Gutierrez  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) TIJ - TGZ

$191 - $735

Bus ACN Autobuses  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Portales
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

$219 - $283

Train, bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Laredo
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
  4. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

Bus TAP  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexico
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

$135 - $291

Bus TAP Royal International  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Morelia
  2. Take the bus from Morelia to Zinapécuaro
  3. Take the bus from Zinapécuaro to Mexico Norte
  4. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

$263 - $308

Drive  •  40 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutiérrez 2436 miles

$320 - $480

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Chiapas is to fly and bus which costs $100 - $410 and takes 11 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Chiapas is to fly which costs $110 - $430 and takes 9 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Chiapas. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Tuxtla Gutiérrez via Guadalajara and México Central Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Chiapas is 2016 miles. The road distance is 2436 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Chiapas without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 7 h and costs $210 - $290.

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It takes approximately 9 h 14 min to get from Los Angeles to Chiapas, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Chiapas bus services, operated by ACN Autobuses, depart from Los Angeles station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Chiapas is to fly which takes 9 h 14 min and costs $110 - $430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $290 and takes 2 days 7 h.

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There is no direct flight from Los Angeles Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Los Angeles to Chiapas bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Tuxtla Gutiérrez station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Chiapas.
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  • Distance: 2015.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 14 min

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

Volaris, Interjet and five other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Chiapa de Corzo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutiérrez via Guadalajara Portales, Guadalajara, Mexico City North Bus Terminal, and México Central Norte in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Tapachula via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Tapachula via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Tapachula via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Tijuana to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Leon/Guanajuato, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via San Jose Cabo, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Puerto Vallarta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Palenque via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Palenque via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Tijuana to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via San Jose Cabo, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Puerto Vallarta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Tapachula via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Tapachula via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Tijuana to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Tijuana to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Tijuana to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
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 Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$8 - $12
Bus from México Central Norte to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$40 - $60
Economy
$35 - $55
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$35 - $55
Economy
$30 - $45
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Portales
Ave. Duration
34 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Tijuana Buenavista
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $50
Full Fare
$40 - $60
Regular Price
$48
Internet Discount
$44
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$70 - $110
Full Fare
$95 - $140
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from San Antonio to Laredo
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Morelia
Ave. Duration
40 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Pegasso
Website
pegasso.mx
Bus from Morelia to Zinapécuaro
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
pegasso.mx
Bus from Zinapécuaro to Mexico Norte
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
pegasso.mx

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More Questions & Answers

Chiapas is 2 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 8:33 AM in Los Angeles and 10:33 AM in Chiapas.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Chiapas is 2436 miles. It takes approximately 40 h 58 min to drive from Los Angeles to Chiapas.

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Viva Aerobus, American Airlines, Volaris and two other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Chiapas. Prices start at $100 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 $6 - $8.

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