There are 11 ways to get from Los Angeles to New Jersey 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 Newark  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Newark (EWR) LAX - EWR

$157 - $611

10 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to New York JFK  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to New York JFK (JFK) LAX - JFK

$168 - $672

Fly Burbank to New York JFK  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to New York JFK (JFK) BUR - JFK

$187 - $721

Fly Long Beach to New York JFK  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to New York JFK (JFK) LGB - JFK

$198 - $670

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Newark  •  8 h 39 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 Newark (EWR) SNA - EWR

$216 - $748

Fly Los Angeles to Philadelphia, train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Philadelphia (PHL) LAX - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$188 - $665

Train to San Diego, fly to Newark  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Newark (EWR) SAN - EWR

$196 - $630

Train via New York Penn Station  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$426 - $1,228

Bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Newark, Nj 1684

$260 - $700

Train  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Cardinal

$416 - $1,248

Drive  •  44 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Newark 2783.6 miles

$270 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to New Jersey is to fly which costs $150 - $650 and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to New Jersey is to fly which takes 6 h 57 min and costs $150 - $650.

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The distance between Los Angeles and New Jersey is 3907 km. The road distance is 4454 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Los Angeles to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Newark, Nj. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 18 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Newark Penn Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16 h.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and New Jersey, USA?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Elizabeth hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Los Angeles to Newark via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and New York Penn Station in around 2 days 16 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
9 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Oakland
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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
47 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 San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 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 Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 days 18 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$260 - $430
Flexible
$500 - $700

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