There are 7 ways to get from Memphis to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Los Angeles  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Los Angeles (LAX) MEM - LAX

$142 - $382

6 alternative options

Fly to Long Beach  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Long Beach (LGB) MEM - LGB

$242 - $965

Bus  •  40 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Oklahoma City, Ok 1359
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Los Angeles, Ca 1351

$179 - $469

Bus via Main @ Griffin - W - Ns  •  42 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to El Monte, Ca 1437 / ...

$184 - $419

Train  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Memphis Central Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief

$356 - $1,073

Night bus, train  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the night bus from Memphis, Tn to St Louis, Mo 1143
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$343 - $992

Drive  •  28 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Memphis to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 1822.5 miles

$170 - $260

What companies run services between Memphis, TN, USA and Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA?

Allegiant Air, Delta and three other airlines fly from Memphis to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Memphis to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) via Oklahoma City, Ok, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Main, Main & 5th, and Patsaouras Transit Plaza in around 40 h 28 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Dallas, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Chicago Midway, Oakland
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Houston Hobby Apt, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Long Beach via Atlanta, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Memphis Central Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 11 h
Frequency
6 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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Oklahoma City, Ok
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
29 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$250 - $330
Bus from Dallas, Tx to El Monte, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Night bus from Memphis, Tn to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Memphis and Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 2592 km. The road distance is 2916 km.

The cheapest way to get from Memphis to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to fly which costs $140 - $390 and takes 5 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Memphis to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to fly which takes 5 h 38 min and costs $140 - $390.

No, there is no direct bus from Memphis to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Memphis, Tn and arriving at Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal via Oklahoma City, Ok, 7th / Decatur, Main & 5th and Patsaouras Transit Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Memphis to Los Angeles Airport (LAX), including transfers.