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

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

Bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. 6766 / ...

$35 - $90

8 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Coast Starlight

$55 - $160

Amtrak Thruway  •  9 h 45 min

  1. 4591
  2. 4784

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. 305.8 miles

$29 - $45

Fly Los Angeles to Monterey  •  5 h 1 min

  1. LAX - MRY

$97 - $295

Fly Los Angeles to San Jose, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. LAX - SJC

$83 - $264

Fly Burbank to San Jose, bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. BUR - SJC

$71 - $323

Fly Long Beach to San Jose, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. LGB - SJC

$60 - $270

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to San Jose, bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. ONT - SJC

$124 - $428

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Salinas Station, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Salinas Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Salinas Station once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $160 and the journey takes 8 h 18 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Burbank to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
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 Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Monterey
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
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
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Salinas Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Salinas, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Barbara, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Salinas, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Monterey-Salinas Transit
Phone
1-888-678-2871
Email
customerservice@mst.org
Website
mst.org
Bus from San Jose Airport - USO Club to Salinas Transit Center / Gate 8
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
mst.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Salinas Station is 426 km. The road distance is 489 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Salinas Station is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Salinas Station is to fly which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $95 - $300.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Salinas Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 18 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Salinas, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

The bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Salinas, Ca takes 7 h 45 min including transfers and departs hourly.