There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) by plane, train, night bus, bus or car

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Fly from Los Angeles  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Guadalajara (GDL) LAX - GDL

$106 - $428

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Train to Tijuana, fly  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Guadalajara (GDL) TIJ - GDL

$90 - $237

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Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  6 h 27 min

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

$125 - $344

Night bus to Mexicali, fly  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Calexico, Ca
  2. Fly from Mexicali (MXL) to Guadalajara (GDL) MXL - GDL

$98 - $427

Train, bus  •  36 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara

$146 - $207

Bus TAP Royal International  •  38 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Baldwin Park to Zapopan

$224 - $238

Bus TAP  •  41 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx 9489 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Zapopan

$104 - $212

Drive  •  26 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) 1584.1 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL). However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Guadalajara Airport via Tijuana and Zapopan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 15 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Guadalajara Airport (GDL) is 1314 miles. The road distance is 1584.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) without a car is to train and bus which takes 36 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL), including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 38 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Guadalajara Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) bus services, operated by TAP, arrive at Zapopan station.

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Guadalajara Airport (GDL) is 2 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 4:56 PM in Los Angeles and 6:56 PM in Guadalajara Airport (GDL).

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) is 1584 miles. It takes approximately 26 h 27 min to drive from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL).

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  • Distance: 1314.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Guadalajara Airport (GDL), Mexico?

Interjet, Viva Aerobus and five other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) hourly. Alternatively, TAP Royal International operates a bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara Airport (GDL) twice daily. Tickets cost $214 and the journey takes 34 h 25 min.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Mexicali to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Mexicali to Guadalajara via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Mexicali to Guadalajara via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara via San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara via Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Tijuana to Guadalajara via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Mexicali to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Guadalajara via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Guadalajara via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
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 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 San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 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
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
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Calexico, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
30 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$96
Primera Select
$104
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Baldwin Park to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
34 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com
TAP

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Viva Aerobus, Alaska Airlines, Inc., Aeroméxico and two other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Guadalajara Airport.

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There are 384+ hotels available in Guadalajara Airport (GDL). Prices start at $21 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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