There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Dallas by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Los Angeles to Dallas  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Dallas (DAL) LAX - DAL

$92 - $384

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Fly Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) LAX - DFW

$74 - $371

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Fly Burbank to Dallas  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Dallas (DAL) BUR - DAL

$141 - $563

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) ONT - DFW

$128 - $377

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Dallas  •  6 h 36 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 Dallas (DAL) SNA - DAL

$181 - $751

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  7 h 19 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 Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) SNA - DFW

$148 - $488

Train to San Diego, fly to Dallas  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Dallas (DAL) SAN - DAL

$171 - $523

Bus  •  29 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx 1408 / ...

$130 - $340

Train  •  39 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Dallas Union Station Texas Eagle

$210 - $650

Drive  •  23 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Dallas 1444.1 miles

$140 - $210

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Dallas, Tx. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Dallas Union Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 39 h 20 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Dallas is 1244 miles. The road distance is 1444.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Dallas without a car is to bus which takes 29 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Los Angeles to Dallas, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Dallas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Los Angeles to Dallas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Dallas is to fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 29 h 20 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 39 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Dallas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Los Angeles to Dallas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Dallas, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Dallas.
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  • Distance: 1244.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

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

Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from Los Angeles to Dallas hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Dallas every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $130 - $340 and the journey takes 29 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Dallas
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Dallas via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Dallas via San Jose
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from San Diego to Dallas
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Dallas via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Dallas via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth via El Paso
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth via El Paso
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $900
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 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 Dallas Union Station
Ave. Duration
39 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$460 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
Bus operators
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.

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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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340

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Dallas is 2 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 10:00 PM in Los Angeles and 12:00 AM in Dallas.

Los Angeles to Dallas train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dallas Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Dallas is 1444 miles. It takes approximately 23 h 10 min to drive from Los Angeles to Dallas.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Dallas Airport.

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Book your Los Angeles to Dallas bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 537+ hotels available in Dallas. Prices start at $67 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 .

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