There are 9 ways to get from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale 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 Fort Lauderdale  •  7 h 32 min

  1. LAX - FLL

$121 - $562

8 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to Miami  •  8 h 23 min

  1. LAX - MIA

$137 - $628

Fly Long Beach to Fort Lauderdale  •  8 h 47 min

  1. LGB - FLL

$168 - $608

Fly Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, train  •  10 h 21 min

  1. LAX - PBI

$168 - $679

Bus  •  2 days 16 h

$266 - $690

Train, bus via Orlando  •  2 days 18 h

$313 - $852

Train, bus  •  2 days 21 h

$344 - $958

Train  •  3 days 12 h

$526 - $1,568

Drive  •  43 h 44 min

  1. 2721.8 miles

$260 - $390

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA?

Spirit Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and five other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx, Miami, Fl, and Miami, FL in around 2 days 16 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Miami via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Miami
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Miami via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Long Beach to Fort Lauderdale via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via Austin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Long Beach to Fort Lauderdale via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Miami via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Long Beach to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Long Beach to Fort Lauderdale via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Long Beach to Fort Lauderdale via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Long Beach to Fort Lauderdale via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Train operators
Brightline
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
gobrightline.com
Book at
gobrightline.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Houston, Tx to Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
31 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$220 - $300
Bus from New Orleans, La to West Palm Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $210
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New Orleans to Orlando
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $45
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Fort Lauderdale is 3747 km. The road distance is 4355 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which costs $120 - $600 and takes 7 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which takes 7 h 32 min and costs $120 - $600.

No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Washington Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 12 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Fort Lauderdale via San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx and Miami, FL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16 h.

It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Los Angeles to Fort Lauderdale, including transfers.