There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Redwood City by plane, train, subway, tram, bus, night 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 San Francisco  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Francisco (SFO) LAX - SFO

$76 - $254

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Jose, CA LA-Oakland

$33 - $46

8 alternative options

Fly Burbank to San Francisco  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Francisco (SFO) BUR - SFO

$72 - $461

Fly Burbank to San Jose, Caltrain  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Jose (SJC) BUR - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$66 - $315

Fly Burbank to Oakland, BART, tram, Caltrain  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Oakland (OAK) BUR - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum to Embarcadero
  3. Take the tram from Metro Embarcadero Station to King St & 4th St
  4. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$118 - $449

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly to Oakland, BART, Caltrain  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  3. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Oakland (OAK) LGB - OAK
  4. Take the BART from Coliseum to Embarcadero
  5. Take the tram from Metro Embarcadero Station to King St & 4th St
  6. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$69 - $298

Bus, Caltrain  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St via Oakland / ...
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain Bullet / ...

$38 - $56

Train  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$72 - $185

Night bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Jose, Ca 6876

$42 - $97

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Redwood City 364.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Redwood City is to bus which costs $30 - $50 and takes 7 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Redwood City is to fly which takes 3 h 48 min and costs $70 - $470.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Redwood City is 525 km. The road distance is 583 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Los Angeles to Redwood City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles to Redwood City. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Redwood City Caltrain via San Jose Diridon Caltrain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Redwood City, CA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Redwood City every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Los Angeles to Redwood City 3 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco via Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco via San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Burbank to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Burbank to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
caltrain.com
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum to Embarcadero
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Tram from Metro Embarcadero Station to King St & 4th St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Metro Los Angeles
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Boltbus
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $90

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