There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Las Cruces by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly from Los Angeles, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to El Paso (ELP) LAX - ELP
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal

$111 - $413

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Bus EPLA Limo Express  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Las Cruces, NM

$50 - $90

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Train to San Diego, fly, bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to El Paso (ELP) SAN - ELP
  3. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal

$160 - $462

Bus Greyhound USA  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Paso, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal Gold / ...

$83 - $196

Train, bus  •  18 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from El Paso to Las Cruces, NM El Paso

$133 - $344

Drive  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Las Cruces 764 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Las Cruces, NM. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Las Cruces is 677 miles. The road distance is 764 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Las Cruces without a car is to bus which takes 13 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Los Angeles to Las Cruces, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Las Cruces bus services, operated by EPLA Limo Express, depart from Los Angeles station.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to El Paso Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Los Angeles to Las Cruces bus services, operated by EPLA Limo Express, arrive at Las Cruces, NM station.

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Las Cruces is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 12:40 PM in Los Angeles and 1:40 PM in Las Cruces.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Las Cruces is 764 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 55 min to drive from Los Angeles to Las Cruces.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to El Paso Airport.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Las Cruces.
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  • Distance: 677.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Las Cruces, NM, USA?

EPLA Limo Express operates a bus from Los Angeles to Las Cruces twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $90 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from San Diego to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from San Diego to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from San Diego to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from San Diego to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $6,000
Flights from San Diego to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from San Diego to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
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 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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.state.nm.us
Bus from Downtown El Paso to Mesilla Valley Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dot.state.nm.us
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Las Cruces, NM
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso to Las Cruces, NM
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
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 El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $200

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There are 32+ hotels available in Las Cruces. Prices start at $54 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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