There are 9 ways to get from McAllen to Los Angeles by plane, bus, train 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 to Los Angeles  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from McAllen (MFE) to Los Angeles (LAX) MFE - LAX

$202 - $425

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  35 h

  1. Take the bus from McAllen to Los Angeles Matamoros-Tijuana Airport / ...

$130 - $210

7 alternative options

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from McAllen (MFE) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) MFE - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St

$209 - $964

Fly to Burbank  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from McAllen (MFE) to Burbank (BUR) MFE - BUR

$211 - $964

Fly to Long Beach  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from McAllen (MFE) to Long Beach (LGB) MFE - LGB

$212 - $913

Fly to Santa Ana, train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from McAllen (MFE) to Santa Ana (SNA) MFE - SNA
  2. Take the train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station

$306 - $1,222

Bus Greyhound USA  •  34 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 836 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca 1419

$149 - $390

Bus, train  •  34 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Mcallen, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 836 / ...
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$211 - $622

Drive  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Drive from McAllen to Los Angeles 1600.6 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from McAllen to Los Angeles is to bus which costs $130 - $210 and takes 35 h.

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The quickest way to get from McAllen to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $200 - $430 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The distance between McAllen and Los Angeles is 1318 miles. The road distance is 1600.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from McAllen to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from McAllen and arriving at Los Angeles. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 35 h.

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

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from McAllen to Los Angeles hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from McAllen to Los Angeles via San Antonio, Tx in around 34 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from McAllen to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from McAllen to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from McAllen to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from McAllen to Burbank via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from McAllen to Long Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from McAllen to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from McAllen to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from McAllen to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from McAllen to Ontario/San Bernardino via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from McAllen to Ontario/San Bernardino via Houston, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from McAllen to Burbank via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from McAllen to Burbank via Houston, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from McAllen to Santa Ana via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from McAllen to Santa Ana via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from McAllen to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from McAllen to Long Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from McAllen to Long Beach via Houston, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from McAllen to Long Beach via Houston, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from McAllen to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from McAllen to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Mcallen, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
28 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from McAllen to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
35 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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