There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Dallas 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 Dallas  •  5 h 6 min

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

$92 - $384

Cheapest option

Fly Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  5 h 47 min

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

$74 - $371

8 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Dallas  •  5 h 10 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 32 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 43 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 31 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 38 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  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 Amtrak Texas Eagle

$210 - $650

Drive  •  23 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Dallas 1444.1 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Dallas is to fly which costs $70 - $380 and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Dallas is to fly which costs $90 - $390 and takes 5 h 6 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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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Los Angeles to Dallas, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Dallas, Tx. Services depart hourly, 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 Amtrak 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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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 hourly. 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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas via Austin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas via El Paso
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
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 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from San Diego to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Dallas via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Dallas via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 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
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 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
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Dallas
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
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 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
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 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 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 Amtrak
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
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 Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340

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