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There are 12 ways to get from Los Angeles to Newark 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.

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Fly Los Angeles to Newark  •  6h 41m

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

$155 - $573

11 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to New York JFK  •  7h 43m

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

$164 - $786

Fly Burbank to New York JFK  •  7h 54m

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

$187 - $848

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Newark  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Newark (EWR) SNA - EWR

$216 - $748

Bus to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to New York JFK  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Spring St and 1st St E to Pomona Transit Center
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to New York JFK (JFK) ONT - JFK

$205 - $848

Fly Long Beach to New York JFK  •  9h 10m

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

$196 - $795

Train to San Diego, fly to Newark  •  9h 29m

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

$196 - $630

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

  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 16h

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

$399 - $1,318

Bus  •  2 days 18h

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

$260 - $700

Train  •  2 days 22h

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

$416 - $1,248

Drive  •  44h 10m

  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 - $600 and takes 6h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Newark is to fly which costs $150 - $600 and takes 6h 41m.

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

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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 and arriving at Newark Penn Station via Chicago Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16h.

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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 16h and costs $390 - $1,400.

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It takes approximately 6h 41m 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.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Newark is to fly which takes 6h 41m and costs $150 - $600. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $390 - $1,400 and takes 2 days 16h, you could also bus, which costs $260 - $700 and takes 2 days 18h.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Newark.
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  • Distance: 2451 miles
  • Duration: 6h 41m

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

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and five 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 16h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Burbank to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Portland
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Long Beach to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Boston
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from San Diego to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49m
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 to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
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 to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
Frequency
Once 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
19h 53m
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
26h 53m
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
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Spring St and 1st St E to Pomona Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA - Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
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 18h
Frequency
Once daily
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 4h 55m.

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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 3h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 1:18 AM in Los Angeles and 4:18 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 44h 10m to drive from Los Angeles to Newark.

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

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There are 2023+ hotels available in Newark. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30m and costs .

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