There are 9 ways to get from Los Angeles to Phoenix by bus, train, car, plane or tram

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Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Phoenix, Az 1408

$15 - $100

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Train, bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino-Downtown station San Bernardino Line
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Phoenix, Az 1416 / ...

$47 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Phoenix 373.6 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Los Angeles, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Phoenix (PHX) LAX - PHX
  2. Take the train from 44th St/Washington to Washington/Central Ave

$93 - $250

Fly from Burbank, train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Phoenix (PHX) BUR - PHX
  2. Take the train from 44th St/Washington to Washington/Central Ave

$92 - $259

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  4 h 13 min

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

$112 - $246

Train to Santa Ana, fly  •  5 h 9 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 Phoenix (PHX) SNA - PHX

$112 - $267

Tram to Long Beach, fly  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Phoenix (PHX) LGB - PHX

$101 - $246

Train to San Diego, fly  •  6 h 15 min

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

$132 - $359

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Phoenix is to bus which costs $15 - $100 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Phoenix is to fly and train which costs $90 - $250 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Phoenix, Az. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Phoenix is 359 miles. The road distance is 373.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Phoenix without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 40 min and costs $15 - $100.

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The bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Phoenix, Az takes 5 h 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Los Angeles to Phoenix bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Phoenix, Az station.

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Phoenix is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 10:46 PM in Los Angeles and 10:46 PM in Phoenix.

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  • Distance: 358.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Phoenix hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Long Beach to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from San Diego to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from San Diego to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Long Beach to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from San Diego to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino-Downtown station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Valley Metro Phoenix
Website
valleymetro.org
Train from 44th St/Washington to Washington/Central Ave
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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 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
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
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
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 Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $55
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GotoBus
Plus
$23 - $35
Platinum
$35 - $45
Ejecutivo
$40 - $55
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Phoenix, AZ
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Phoenix is 374 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to drive from Los Angeles to Phoenix.

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United Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Phoenix Airport.

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

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There are 789+ hotels available in Phoenix. Prices start at $56 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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