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There are 9 ways to get from Mississippi to California 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.

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Fly Jackson/Vicksburg to San Diego  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) to San Diego (SAN) JAN - SAN

$310 - $1,147

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Fly Memphis to Los Angeles  •  7h 18m

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

$144 - $384

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Fly Jackson/Vicksburg to Santa Ana  •  9h 19m

  1. Fly from Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) to Santa Ana (SNA) JAN - SNA

$317 - $1,163

Fly Memphis to San Diego  •  9h 3m

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to San Diego (SAN) MEM - SAN

$176 - $427

Bus to New Orleans, fly to San Diego  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Biloxi, Ms to New Orleans, La
  2. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to San Diego (SAN) MSY - SAN

$222 - $707

Bus  •  41h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Dallas, Tx 1523 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca 1403 / ...

$179 - $459

Train  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Jackson Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Los Angeles Union Station Sunset Limited

$280 - $844

Bus, train  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Jackson, Ms to Longview, Tx 1523 / ...
  2. Take the train from Longview Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station Texas Eagle

$266 - $786

Drive  •  29h 37m

  1. Drive from Jackson to Los Angeles 1848.3 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mississippi to California is to fly which costs $140 - $390 and takes 7h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Mississippi to California is to fly which costs $310 - $1,200 and takes 6h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mississippi to California. However, there are services departing from Jackson, Ms and arriving at 5th / San Pedro via Dallas, Tx and 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mississippi station to California station. However, there are services departing from Jackson Amtrak Station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4h.

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The distance between Mississippi and California is 1669 miles. The road distance is 1848.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Mississippi to California without a car is to bus which takes 41h 6m and costs $170 - $460.

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It takes approximately 6h 31m to get from Mississippi to California, including transfers.

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Mississippi to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Jackson, Ms station.

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Mississippi to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Jackson Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Mississippi to California is to fly which takes 6h 31m and costs $310 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $460 and takes 41h 6m, you could also train, which costs $280 - $850 and takes 2 days 4h.

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Map of how to get from Mississippi to California.
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  • Distance: 1669.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 31m

What companies run services between Mississippi, USA and California, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Jackson to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jackson to Los Angeles via Dallas, Tx, Los Angeles, Ca, and 7th / Decatur in around 41h 6m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to San Diego via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Santa Ana via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Santa Ana via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Jackson/Vicksburg to Santa Ana via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Memphis to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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 Jackson Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
46h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from Longview Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
47h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
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 Biloxi, Ms to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Jackson, Ms to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Jackson, Ms to Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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There is no direct flight from Jackson/Vicksburg Airport to San Diego Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 42m and has one stopover.

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Mississippi to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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California is 2h behind Mississippi. It is currently 2:55 AM in Mississippi and 12:55 AM in California.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mississippi to California is 1848 miles. It takes approximately 29h 37m to drive from Mississippi to California.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Jackson/Vicksburg Airport to San Diego Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Mississippi to Jackson/Vicksburg Airport is to taxi which takes 15m and costs $35 - $45.

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