There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park by plane, car, shuttle, bus or train

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 to Jackson, drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Jackson (JAC) LAX - JAC
  2. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$174 - $821

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Fly to Cody, drive  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cody (COD) LAX - COD
  2. Drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park

$257 - $1,226

Fly to Idaho Falls, shuttle, drive  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Idaho Falls (IDA) LAX - IDA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Idaho Falls Airport to Grand Targhee Resort
  3. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$289 - $688

Fly to Bozeman, bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Bozeman (BZN) LAX - BZN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
  3. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$319 - $801

Bus, shuttle, drive  •  45 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Portland, Or
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
  4. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Grand Targhee Resort
  5. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$257 - $497

Train, bus, shuttle, drive  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
  4. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to LDS church, Teton, ID
  5. Drive from LDS church, Teton, ID to Yellowstone National Park

$310 - $703

Drive  •  17 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park 1047 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Yellowstone National Park is 825 miles. The road distance is 1047 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Jackson Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 32 min.

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Yellowstone National Park is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 1:43 PM in Los Angeles and 2:43 PM in Yellowstone National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park is 1047 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 4 min to drive from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park.

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Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Jackson Airport.

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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 .

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park.
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  • Distance: 825.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Yellowstone National Park, WY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can take the train to LAX via FlyAway, take the walk to Los Angeles airport, fly to Jackson, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to LAX via FlyAway, take the walk to Los Angeles airport, fly to Cody, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Los Angeles to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Los Angeles to Cody via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via Sun Valley/Hailey/Ketchum, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via San Francisco, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via Portland, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via Sacramento, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via San Diego, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Jackson via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Cody via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Cody via Montrose, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Cody via San Diego, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Cody via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Cody via Monterey, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Cody via San Luis Obispo County Apt, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Idaho Falls via Colorado Springs, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Bozeman via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
29 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
Grand Targhee Ski Shuttle
Website
grandtarghee.com
Shuttle from Idaho Falls Airport to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
grandtarghee.com
Karst Stage
Phone
(406) 556-3540
Website
karststage.com
Shuttle from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
karststage.com
Bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
karststage.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 Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Pocatello Limo
Phone
1-208-480-1250
Email
pocatellolimo@gmail.com
Website
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to LDS church, Teton, ID
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com

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