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There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps by plane, shuttle, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly Los Angeles to Santa Fe, shuttle  •  9h 20m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Santa Fe (SAF) LAX - SAF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Santa Fe, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM

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Fly Hawthorne to Taos, taxi  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Hawthorne (HHR) to Taos (TSM) HHR - TSM
  2. Take a taxi from Taos to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

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Fly Los Angeles to Albuquerque, shuttle  •  10h 58m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Albuquerque (ABQ) LAX - ABQ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM

Train, shuttle  •  22h 2m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center Southwest Chief
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM Taos

Bus, taxi  •  24h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Albuquerque
  2. Take the bus from Albuquerque to Santa Fe
  3. Take the bus from Santa Fe Depot - Montezuma Avenue to Taos County Administration Building 305
  4. Take a taxi from Taos County Administration Building to Philmont Scout Ranch camps

Drive  •  15h 28m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps 1009.4 miles
Los Angeles → Philmont Scout Ranch camps
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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 15h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is to fly and taxi which costs $140 - $450 and takes 5h 38m.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Philmont Scout Ranch camps is 772 miles. The road distance is 1009.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps without a car is to train and shuttle which takes 22h 2m and costs $240 - $330.

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It takes approximately 9h 20m to get from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Fe Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 49m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps is 1009 miles. It takes approximately 15h 28m to drive from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Fe Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Philmont Scout Ranch camps. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to bus which takes 39 min and costs $8 - $10.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps.
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  • Distance: 771.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 20m

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Philmont Scout Ranch camps, NM, USA?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles to Philmont Scout Ranch camps. However, you can take the bus to LAX Terminal 3 Upper Level FlyAway Stop, take the walk to Los Angeles airport, fly to Santa Fe, take the walk to Santa Fe, NM - Airport, take the shuttle to Angel Fire, NM, then take the taxi to Philmont Scout Ranch camps. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro A Line, take the walk to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Green Line, take the tram to Hawthorne / Lennox Station, take the walk to Hawthorne / Lennox Station, take the line 40 bus to Hawthorne / El Segundo, take the walk to Hawthorne airport, fly to Taos, then take the taxi to Philmont Scout Ranch camps.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Fe via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Fe via Las Vegas, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Fe via Tucson, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Fe via Reno, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Los Angeles to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Los Angeles to Albuquerque via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $400
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Fe via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $400
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Fe via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $350
Advanced Air, LLC
Website
advancedaircharters.com
Flights from Hawthorne to Taos
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
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 to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Seat
$190 - $280
Bus operators
Mountain View Shuttle
Website
mountainviewshuttle.com
Shuttle from Santa Fe, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
mountainviewshuttle.com
Shuttle from Albuquerque, NM - Airport to Angel Fire, NM
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
mountainviewshuttle.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 to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $120
Flexible
$120 - $190
ABQ Express Shuttle
Phone
505-850-3880
Website
abqexpressshuttle.rural-transit.com
Bus from Albuquerque to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
abqexpressshuttle.rural-transit.com
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Phone
1.866.206.0754
Website
ncrtd.org
Bus from Santa Fe Depot - Montezuma Avenue to Taos County Administration Building
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$0
Website
NCRTD
Other operators
Taxi from Taos to Philmont Scout Ranch camps
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Estimated price
$110 - $130

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