There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to Glacier National Park by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly, taxi  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Kalispell (FCA) LAX - FCA
  2. Take a taxi from Kalispell to Glacier National Park

$216 - $748

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Bus, drive  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Coquitlam, Bc
  2. Take the bus from Coquitlam, BC to Pincher Creek, AB
  3. Drive from Pincher Creek, AB to Glacier National Park

$198 - $477

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  38 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Portland, Or 1420 / ...
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station to West Glacier Amtrak Empire Builder

$236 - $557

Train  •  45 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Portland Union Station to West Glacier Amtrak Empire Builder

$296 - $771

Drive  •  22 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Glacier National Park 1364.9 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Glacier National Park is 1042 miles. The road distance is 1364.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Glacier National Park without a car is to bus and train which takes 38 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Los Angeles to Glacier National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Kalispell Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 48 min.

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Glacier National Park is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 10:47 PM in Los Angeles and 11:47 PM in Glacier National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Glacier National Park is 1365 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 3 min to drive from Los Angeles to Glacier National Park.

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United Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Kalispell Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Glacier National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Glacier National Park.
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  • Distance: 1042.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Glacier National Park, MT, USA?

You can take a train from Los Angeles to Glacier National Park via Portland Union Station and West Glacier Amtrak in around 45 h 17 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Kalispell
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Kalispell via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Kalispell via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Kalispell
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Kalispell via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Kalispell via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
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 Portland Union Station to West Glacier Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
29 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
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 Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
31 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Coquitlam, BC to Pincher Creek, AB
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$60 - $90
Online Fare
$80 - $120
Standard Fare
$100 - $150
Refundable
$110 - $170
Other operators
Taxi from Kalispell to Glacier National Park
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Glacier Taxi
Phone
+1 406-250-3603
Website
glaciertaxi.com

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