Directions from Los Angeles to Galveston

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Recommended option

Fly Los Angeles to Houston Hobby Apt  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) LAX - HOU

$194 - $1,015

Cheapest option

Fly Los Angeles to Houston, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Houston (IAH) LAX - IAH
  2. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$154 - $665

7 alternative options

Fly Burbank to Houston Hobby Apt  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) BUR - HOU

$272 - $864

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  8 h 32 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 Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) SNA - HOU

$240 - $1,100

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Houston, bus  •  9 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 Houston (IAH) SNA - IAH
  3. Take the bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston

$210 - $1,050

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  34 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Bus Greyhound Mexico, Amtrak Thruway  •  37 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Antonio
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  37 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Houston Amtrak Sunset Limited
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Houston, TX - Amtrak to Galveston, TX 6021

Drive  •  25 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Galveston 1605.4 miles

$150 - $230

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

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Galveston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Galveston via San Antonio, Tx, Houston, Tx, and Houston, TX - Amtrak in around 34 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston Hobby Apt via El Paso
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston Hobby Apt via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston Hobby Apt via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston Hobby Apt via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Burbank to Houston Hobby Apt via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Burbank to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Burbank to Houston Hobby Apt via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Burbank to Houston Hobby Apt via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Burbank to Houston Hobby Apt via Oakland
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Burbank to Houston Hobby Apt via San Jose
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston Hobby Apt via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston Hobby Apt via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston Hobby Apt via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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 Houston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $650
Room
$750 - $1,100
Bus operators
Galveston Limousine
Website
galvestonlimo.com
Bus from George Bush Airport, Houston, TX to Galveston
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
galvestonlimousineservice.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
30 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Galveston is 2275 km. The road distance is 2569 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Galveston is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 25 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Galveston is to fly which takes 6 h 59 min and costs $190 - $1,100.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Galveston. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Galveston, TX via San Antonio, Tx and Houston, TX - Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Los Angeles to Galveston, including transfers.