There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Denver by plane, train, tram, 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 Denver  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Denver (DEN) LAX - DEN

$65 - $197

9 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Denver  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Denver (DEN) BUR - DEN

$134 - $376

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Denver  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Denver (DEN) ONT - DEN

$154 - $393

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to Denver  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  3. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Denver (DEN) LGB - DEN

$125 - $565

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Denver  •  6 h 13 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 Denver (DEN) SNA - DEN

$114 - $274

Fly Los Angeles to Colorado Springs, bus  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Colorado Springs (COS) LAX - COS
  2. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, CO to Denver, CO

$236 - $925

Train to San Diego, fly to Denver  •  7 h 13 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 Denver (DEN) SAN - DEN

$124 - $366

Bus  •  23 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Frisco 1682
  2. Take the bus from Frisco to Denver, Co 6072 / ...

$104 - $265

Train, bus  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Raton Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Raton to Colorado Springs, Co
  3. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Denver, Co

$183 - $510

Drive  •  16 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Denver 1039.2 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Denver is to fly which costs $65 - $200 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Denver is to fly which costs $65 - $200 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Denver is 835 miles. The road distance is 1039.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Los Angeles to Denver, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Denver. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Denver, Co via Frisco. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 20 min.

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

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Denver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Denver via Frisco in around 23 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Burbank to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Denver via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Denver via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Denver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Denver via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Denver via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Long Beach to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Denver via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Denver via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Denver via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Denver via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Denver via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Colorado Springs
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Santa Ana to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Los Angeles to Colorado Springs
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from San Diego to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Long Beach to Denver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Colorado Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Denver via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to Denver via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
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 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 Raton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Colorado Springs, CO to Denver, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
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 Frisco
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from Frisco to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Raton to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Frisco Transfer Center to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
ridebustang.com

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