There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver by plane, train, 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 Vancouver  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Vancouver (YVR) LAX - YVR

$101 - $368

Cheapest option

Fly Los Angeles to Seattle, train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Seattle (SEA) LAX - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak

$93 - $307

8 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to Bellingham  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Bellingham (BLI) LAX - BLI

$119 - $298

Fly Burbank to Bellingham  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Bellingham (BLI) BUR - BLI

$178 - $737

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Vancouver  •  7 h 22 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 Vancouver (YVR) SNA - YVR

$145 - $465

Train to San Diego, fly to Vancouver  •  8 h 30 min

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

$155 - $727

Fly Burbank to Seattle, train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Seattle (SEA) BUR - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak

$112 - $376

Bus  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Vancouver, Bc 1420 / ...

$120 - $310

Train  •  38 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak Amtrak Cascades

$212 - $599

Drive  •  21 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Vancouver 1284.6 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver is to fly which costs $100 - $370 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver is to fly which costs $100 - $370 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Vancouver is 1086 miles. The road distance is 1284.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Vancouver, Bc. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles station to Vancouver station. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak via Seattle King Street Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Vancouver, BC, Canada?

Air Canada, WestJet and four other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Vancouver hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Vancouver hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $310 and the journey takes 32 h 15 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Bellingham via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bellingham via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Bellingham via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Bellingham via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Bellingham via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Burbank to Bellingham via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Burbank to Bellingham via San Jose, Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Burbank to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,700
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,700
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Burbank to Bellingham via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bellingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 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
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
32 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310

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