There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles to Guanajuato 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 Leon/Guanajuato  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) LAX - BJX

$155 - $422

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  40 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato Primera Plus

$108 - $243

5 alternative options

Train to Tijuana, fly to Leon/Guanajuato  •  8 h 47 min

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

$129 - $311

Fly Los Angeles to Aguascalientes, bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Aguascalientes (AGU) LAX - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to León
  3. Take the bus from León to Guanuajuato

$200 - $477

Bus TAP Royal International  •  43 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato Primera Plus

$236

Train, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Santiago de Querétaro
  3. Take the bus from Querétaro to Guanajuato

$249 - $673

Drive  •  29 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Guanajuato 1743.4 miles

$230 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Guanajuato is to bus which costs $100 - $250 and takes 40 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Guanajuato is to fly which costs $150 - $430 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Guanajuato is 1380 miles. The road distance is 1743.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Los Angeles to Guanajuato, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Guanajuato. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Guanajuato via Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Guanajuato, Mexico?

Aeroméxico, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Guanajuato every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Guanajuato via Guadalajara in around 40 h 55 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to León
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $16
Regular Price
$13
Internet Discount
$11
Bus from Querétaro to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$16 - $24
Full Fare
$13 - $18
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from León to Guanuajuato
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
35 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$85 - $130
Platinum
$130 - $170
Ejecutivo
$150 - $210
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
36 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to Santiago de Querétaro
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$55 - $80
Ejecutivo
$88 - $93

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