There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Utah by plane, train, tram, 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.

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Fly Los Angeles to Salt Lake City  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Salt Lake City (SLC) LAX - SLC

$79 - $291

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  25 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Barstow Station FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from Barstow to West Valley City

$39 - $97

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Fly Los Angeles to St George  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to St George (SGU) LAX - SGU

$146 - $758

Fly Burbank to Salt Lake City  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Salt Lake City (SLC) BUR - SLC

$88 - $300

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Salt Lake City  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Salt Lake City (SLC) ONT - SLC

$138 - $417

Tram to Long Beach, fly to Salt Lake City  •  5 h 12 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 Salt Lake City (SLC) LGB - SLC

$72 - $237

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Salt Lake City  •  5 h 33 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 Salt Lake City (SLC) SNA - SLC

$128 - $388

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angls Amtrak, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6014
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut 6052

$76 - $184

Train  •  29 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak California Zephyr

$183 - $514

Drive  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City 695.2 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Utah is to bus which costs $35 - $100 and takes 25 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Utah is to fly which costs $140 - $800 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Utah. However, there are services departing from Los Angls Amtrak, Ca and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Las Vegas, Nv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles station to Utah. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Salt Lake City Amtrak via Emeryville Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 39 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Utah is 521 miles. The road distance is 695.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Utah without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 40 min and costs $75 - $190.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Los Angeles to Utah, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Utah bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angls Amtrak, Ca station.

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Los Angeles to Utah train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Utah is to fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $75 - $300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $190 and takes 14 h 40 min, you could also train, which costs $180 - $550 and takes 29 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Salt Lake City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Los Angeles to Utah bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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  • Distance: 520.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

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

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas, Nv in around 14 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Burbank to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Salt Lake City via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Salt Lake City via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Salt Lake City via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Long Beach to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Long Beach to Salt Lake City via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Salt Lake City via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Burbank to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Long Beach to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Santa Ana to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Santa Ana to Salt Lake City via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to St George
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 Emeryville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Emeryville Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
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 Angls Amtrak, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Barstow Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Barstow to West Valley City
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Book at
GotoBus
Plus
$30 - $50
Platinum
$50 - $65
Ejecutivo
$55 - $80

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