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There are 10 ways to get from Orem to California by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

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Train, fly to San Diego  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Orem Central Station to North Temple Station
  2. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to San Diego (SAN) SLC - SAN

$58 - $190

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Train, fly to San Jose  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Orem Central Station to North Temple Station
  2. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to San Jose (SJC) SLC - SJC

$122 - $432

Train, fly to Oakland  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Orem Central Station to North Temple Station
  2. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Oakland (OAK) SLC - OAK

$154 - $716

Train, fly to Los Angeles  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Orem Central Station to North Temple Station
  2. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Los Angeles (LAX) SLC - LAX

$74 - $216

Train, fly to Sacramento  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Orem Central Station to North Temple Station
  2. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Sacramento (SMF) SLC - SMF

$88 - $290

Train, fly to Fresno  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Orem Central Station to North Temple Station
  2. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Fresno (FAT) SLC - FAT

$120 - $270

Bus  •  14h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Orem, UT to Victorville West Valley City-Fontana
  2. Take the bus from Victorville, CA to Downtown Los Angeles Lv

$88 - $129

Train  •  33h 2m

  1. Take the train from Orem Central Station to Salt Lake Central Station 750
  2. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak Station to Sacramento Valley Station
  3. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Los Angeles Union Station

$142 - $208

Night bus, bus  •  14h 56m

  1. Take the night bus from Provo to Las Vegas, Nv 6051
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Los Angeles, Ca 6013 / ...

$74 - $116

Drive  •  10h 1m

  1. Drive from Orem to Los Angeles 656.1 miles

$60 - $95

Orem → California
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The cheapest way to get from Orem to California is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Orem to California is to train and fly which costs $55 - $190 and takes 5h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orem to California. However, there are services departing from Orem, UT and arriving at Downtown Los Angeles via Victorville, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Orem station to California station. However, there are services departing from Orem Central Station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via Salt Lake City Amtrak Station and Sacramento Valley Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 2m.

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The distance between Orem and California is 458 miles. The road distance is 656.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Orem to California without a car is to bus which takes 14h 7m and costs $85 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Orem to California, including transfers.

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Orem to California bus services, operated by Tufesa, depart from Orem, UT station.

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Orem to California train services, operated by Utah Transit Authority, depart from Orem Central Station.

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The best way to get from Orem to California is to bus which takes 14h 7m and costs $85 - $130. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $210 and takes 33h 2m.

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  • Distance: 458 miles
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Orem, UT, USA and California, USA?

You can take a bus from Orem to Los Angeles via Victorville, CA in around 14h 7m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Orem to Los Angeles via Salt Lake Central Station, Salt Lake City Amtrak Station, and Sacramento Valley Station in around 33h 2m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Jose
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Flights from Salt Lake City to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $260
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $260
Flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $350
Flights from Salt Lake City to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $430
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Salt Lake City to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Salt Lake City to Oakland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Salt Lake City to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Salt Lake City to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Train operators
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Orem Central Station to North Temple Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Train from Orem Central Station to Salt Lake Central Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
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 Salt Lake City Amtrak Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
15h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Orem, UT to Victorville
Ave. Duration
11h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Book at
GotoBus
Bus from Victorville, CA to Downtown Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Book at
GotoBus
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
Night bus from Provo to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $100
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85

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The quickest flight from Salt Lake City Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Orem to California bus services, operated by Tufesa, arrive at Downtown Los Angeles station.

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California is 1h behind Orem. It is currently 2:45 AM in Orem and 1:45 AM in California.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Orem to California is 656 miles. It takes approximately 10h 1m to drive from Orem to California.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Salt Lake City Airport to San Diego Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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