There are 12 ways to get from Los Angeles to Newark by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Los Angeles to Newark  •  6 h 43 min

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

$157 - $611

11 alternative options

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Newark  •  8 h 27 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 New York JFK  •  8 h 14 min

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

$208 - $797

Fly Burbank to New York JFK  •  8 h 21 min

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

$227 - $846

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to New York JFK  •  9 h

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

$267 - $883

Train to San Diego, fly to Newark  •  9 h 36 min

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

$196 - $630

Fly Long Beach to New York JFK  •  9 h 43 min

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

$236 - $793

Bus to Indio/Palm Springs, fly to Newark  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA - Airport
  2. Fly from Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) to Newark (EWR) PSP - EWR

Train via New York Penn Station  •  2 days 16 h

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

$441 - $1,318

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 Southwest Chief
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Newark Penn Station Cardinal

$416 - $1,248

Drive  •  44 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Newark 2783.6 miles

$270 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Newark is to fly which costs $150 - $650 and takes 6 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Newark is to fly which costs $150 - $650 and takes 6 h 43 min.

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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 station to Newark station. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Newark Penn Station via Chicago Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16 h.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Newark is 2451 miles. The road distance is 2783.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Newark without a car is to train which takes 2 days 16 h and costs $440 - $1,400.

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Los Angeles to Newark, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Newark bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Los Angeles to Newark train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Newark is to fly which takes 6 h 43 min and costs $150 - $650. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $440 - $1,400 and takes 2 days 16 h, you could also bus, which costs $260 - $700 and takes 2 days 18 h.

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  • Distance: 2451 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 43 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Newark, NJ, USA?

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

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Portland
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
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 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 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 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
Ave. Duration
42 h 50 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 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 to Newark Penn Station
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
Bus 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
Bus from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA - Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.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 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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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 57 min.

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Los Angeles to Newark bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Newark, Nj station.

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Newark is 3 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 2:33 AM in Los Angeles and 5:33 AM in Newark.

Los Angeles to Newark train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Newark is 2784 miles. It takes approximately 44 h 10 min to drive from Los Angeles to Newark.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Newark Airport.

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Book your Los Angeles to Newark bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 1691+ hotels available in Newark. Prices start at $113 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 $6 - $8.

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