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There are 9 ways to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver by plane, shuttle, 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.

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Fly Los Angeles to Vancouver  •  5h 47m

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

$101 - $356

Cheapest option

Fly Los Angeles to Seattle, train  •  9h 46m

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

$88 - $295

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Fly Los Angeles to Bellingham, shuttle  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Bellingham (BLI) LAX - BLI
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bellingham Airport, WA to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond

$119 - $290

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Vancouver  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Vancouver (YVR) SNA - YVR

$147 - $469

Train to San Diego, fly to Vancouver  •  8h 33m

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

$157 - $731

Fly Burbank to Seattle, train  •  9h 47m

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

$112 - $376

Bus  •  32h 15m

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

$120 - $310

Train  •  38h 46m

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

$212 - $599

Drive  •  21h 48m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Vancouver 1284.6 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver is to fly which costs $100 - $360 and takes 5h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver is to fly which costs $100 - $360 and takes 5h 47m.

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

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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 and arriving at Vancouver Pacific Central Station via Seattle King Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 46m.

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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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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver without a car is to bus which takes 32h 15m and costs $120 - $310.

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It takes approximately 5h 47m to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Vancouver bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver is to fly which takes 5h 47m and costs $100 - $360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $310 and takes 32h 15m, you could also train, which costs $210 - $600 and takes 38h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 1085.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 47m

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 every 4 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $310 and the journey takes 32h 15m.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Bellingham via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Burbank to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,700
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Seattle via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Flights from San Diego to Vancouver via Calgary
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bellingham
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49m
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 to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
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 to Vancouver Pacific Central Station
Ave. Duration
4h
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 to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
33h 46m
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
Quick Shuttle
Website
quickcoach.com
Shuttle from Bellingham Airport, WA to River Rock Casino Resort, Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
quickcoach.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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 Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
32h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Vancouver Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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Los Angeles to Vancouver bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Vancouver, Bc station.

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Los Angeles to Vancouver train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Vancouver Pacific Central Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Vancouver is 1285 miles. It takes approximately 21h 48m to drive from Los Angeles to Vancouver.

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American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc., WestJet and three other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Vancouver Airport.

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