There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff 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.

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Fly Los Angeles to Flagstaff  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Flagstaff (FLG) LAX - FLG

$129 - $355

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Flagstaff, Az 1364 / ...

$50 - $130

5 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Flagstaff  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Flagstaff (FLG) BUR - FLG

$158 - $324

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Flagstaff  •  6 h 10 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 Flagstaff (FLG) SNA - FLG

$278 - $1,262

Fly Los Angeles to Phoenix, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Phoenix (PHX) LAX - PHX
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to NAU Dome

$121 - $298

Train  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak Southwest Chief

$80 - $230

Drive  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Flagstaff 468.9 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff is to fly which costs $120 - $360 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Flagstaff is 385 miles. The road distance is 468.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Los Angeles to Flagstaff, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Flagstaff, Az. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Flagstaff Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 9 min.

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

American Airlines flies from Los Angeles to Flagstaff twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Flagstaff once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $230 and the journey takes 10 h 9 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Santa Ana to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
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 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 Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
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 Flagstaff, Az
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130

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