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There are 10 ways to get from Maryland Heights to California by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to San Diego  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to San Diego (SAN) STL - SAN

$184 - $405

Cheapest option

Fly to Los Angeles  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Los Angeles (LAX) STL - LAX

$158 - $450

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Fly to San Francisco  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to San Francisco (SFO) STL - SFO

$158 - $371

Fly to San Jose  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to San Jose (SJC) STL - SJC

$217 - $860

Fly to Oakland  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Oakland (OAK) STL - OAK

$171 - $493

Fly to Sacramento  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from St. Louis (STL) to Sacramento (SMF) STL - SMF

$254 - $1,004

Bus  •  42 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca 1683

$175 - $447

Train via Kansas City Amtrak  •  43 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Kansas City Amtrak Missouri River Runner
  2. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief

$275 - $835

Train  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$302 - $902

Drive  •  28 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Maryland Heights to Los Angeles 1833.4 miles

$180 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Maryland Heights to California is to drive which costs $180 - $260 and takes 28 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maryland Heights to California is to fly which costs $180 - $410 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maryland Heights to California. However, there are services departing from Dorsett @ Schuetz Eb and arriving at Main / 1st via Rock Road Transit Center, St Louis, Mo and Main / 7th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 49 min.

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The distance between Maryland Heights and California is 1557 miles. The road distance is 1833.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Maryland Heights to California without a car is to bus which takes 42 h 49 min and costs $170 - $450.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Maryland Heights to California, including transfers.

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Maryland Heights to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from St Louis, Mo station.

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The best way to get from Maryland Heights to California is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs $180 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $450 and takes 42 h 49 min, you could also train, which costs $270 - $850 and takes 43 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from St. Louis Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 50 min.

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Maryland Heights to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angls Amtrak, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Maryland Heights to California.
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  • Distance: 1557.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

What companies run services between Maryland Heights, MO, USA and California, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Maryland Heights to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Maryland Heights to Los Angeles twice daily. Tickets cost $170 - $440 and the journey takes 40 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St. Louis to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to San Jose via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Oakland via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Sacramento via San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from St. Louis to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St. Louis to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from St. Louis to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from St. Louis to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from St. Louis to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St. Louis to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from St. Louis to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from St. Louis to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from St. Louis to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from St. Louis to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Flights from St. Louis to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
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 St. Louis Gateway Station to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$400 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 11 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$300 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Coach Seat
$600 - $900
Room
$1,100 - $1,600
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 St Louis, Mo to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $440

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California is 2 h behind Maryland Heights. It is currently 8:42 PM in Maryland Heights and 6:42 PM in California.

Yes, the driving distance between Maryland Heights to California is 1833 miles. It takes approximately 28 h 12 min to drive from Maryland Heights to California.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from St. Louis Airport to San Diego Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Maryland Heights to St. Louis Airport is to line 49 bus which takes 10 min and costs $2.

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