There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles to Nayarit 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 Puerto Vallarta  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) LAX - PVR

$139 - $1,110

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  32 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Tepic

$80 - $230

5 alternative options

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Puerto Vallarta  •  7 h 38 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 Puerto Vallarta (PVR) SNA - PVR

$165 - $1,045

Fly Los Angeles to Mazatlan, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Mazatlan (MZT) LAX - MZT
  2. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Acaponeta

$175 - $791

Train, bus  •  34 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tucson, AZ to Tepic

$132 - $378

Bus TAP Royal International  •  35 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Tepic

$216

Drive  •  24 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Tepic 1445.9 miles

$190 - $280

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and six other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Mezcales every 2 hours. Alternatively, Tufesa operates a bus from Los Angeles to Tepic once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $230 and the journey takes 32 h.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $2,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $6,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Mazatlan
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Mazatlan
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via Oakland
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Santa Ana to Puerto Vallarta via Oakland
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $2,600
Flights from Santa Ana to Puerto Vallarta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $3,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $3,600
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,100
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $2,500
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 Tucson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Acaponeta
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$9 - $14
Platinum
$15 - $19
Ejecutivo
$15 - $21
Bus from Los Angeles to Tepic
Ave. Duration
32 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$80 - $120
Platinum
$120 - $160
Ejecutivo
$140 - $200
Bus from Tucson, AZ to Tepic
Ave. Duration
23 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$55 - $80
Platinum
$80 - $110
Ejecutivo
$95 - $140
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Tepic
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Los Angeles to Nayarit?

The distance between Los Angeles and Nayarit is 1863 km. The road distance is 2313 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Nayarit?

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Nayarit is to bus which costs $80 - $230 and takes 32 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Los Angeles to Nayarit?

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Nayarit is to fly which takes 6 h 14 min and costs $130 - $1,200.

Is there a direct bus between Los Angeles and Nayarit?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Tepic. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 h.

How long does it take to get from Los Angeles to Nayarit?

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