There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Scottsdale by plane, bus, train, tram 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 from Los Angeles, line 44 bus, line 50 bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Phoenix (PHX) LAX - PHX
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Sky Train Station to 44th St & Camelback Rd
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Camelback Rd & 44th St to Scottsdale Rd & Camelback Rd

$95 - $256

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Tempe FlixBus

$18 - $32

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Fly from Burbank, line 44 bus, line 50 bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Phoenix (PHX) BUR - PHX
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Sky Train Station to 44th St & Camelback Rd
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Camelback Rd & 44th St to Scottsdale Rd & Camelback Rd

$94 - $265

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  4 h 47 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

$114 - $252

Train to Santa Ana, fly, line 44 bus, line 50 bus  •  5 h 44 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
  3. Take the line 44 bus from Sky Train Station to 44th St & Camelback Rd
  4. Take the line 50 bus from Camelback Rd & 44th St to Scottsdale Rd & Camelback Rd

$114 - $273

Tram to Long Beach, fly, line 44 bus, line 50 bus  •  5 h 45 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
  3. Take the line 44 bus from Sky Train Station to 44th St & Camelback Rd
  4. Take the line 50 bus from Camelback Rd & 44th St to Scottsdale Rd & Camelback Rd

$103 - $252

Train to San Diego, fly  •  6 h 49 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

$134 - $365

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 1 min

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

$44 - $102

Bus Tufesa  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Phoenix

$19 - $62

Drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Scottsdale 386.1 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Scottsdale is to bus which costs $17 - $35 and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Scottsdale is to fly and line 44 bus and line 50 bus which costs $95 - $260 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Scottsdale. However, there are services departing from Downtown Los Angeles and arriving at Chaparral Rd & Granite Reef Rd via McDowell Rd & 27th Av and Scottsdale Rd & McDowell Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 8 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Scottsdale is 368 miles. The road distance is 386.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Scottsdale without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 1 min and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Los Angeles to Scottsdale, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Scottsdale bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from LA Downtown 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 Scottsdale bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Tempe station.

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Scottsdale is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 9:03 AM in Los Angeles and 9:03 AM in Scottsdale.

Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Scottsdale.
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  • Distance: 368.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Scottsdale hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 40 min.

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
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
Valley Metro Phoenix
Website
valleymetro.org
Bus from Sky Train Station to 44th St & Camelback Rd
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Bus from Camelback Rd & 44th St to Scottsdale Rd & Camelback Rd
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
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
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Tempe
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Scottsdale is 386 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to drive from Los Angeles to Scottsdale.

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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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There are 903+ hotels available in Scottsdale. 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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