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There are 13 ways to get from Orlando 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 Orlando to San Diego  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to San Diego (SAN) MCO - SAN

$84 - $605

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Fly Orlando to Los Angeles  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Los Angeles (LAX) MCO - LAX

$102 - $552

Fly Orlando to San Jose  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to San Jose (SJC) MCO - SJC

$197 - $810

Fly Orlando to San Francisco  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to San Francisco (SFO) MCO - SFO

$138 - $411

Fly Orlando to Sacramento  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Sacramento (SMF) MCO - SMF

$234 - $854

Bus to Tampa, fly to San Diego  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to San Diego (SAN) TPA - SAN

$169 - $488

Bus to Tampa, fly to Los Angeles  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Los Angeles (LAX) TPA - LAX

$147 - $685

Fly Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  10 h 26 min

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

$318 - $1,056

Bus via Dallas, Tx  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca

$254 - $648

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to San Antonio
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Los Angeles

Bus, train  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Lafayette, La 1247
  2. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station Sunset Limited

$305 - $886

Train  •  3 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station

$492 - $1,507

Drive  •  40 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Orlando to Los Angeles 2521.2 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Orlando to California is to fly which costs $80 - $650 and takes 7 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orlando to California is to fly which costs $80 - $650 and takes 7 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orlando to California. However, there are services departing from Orlando, Fl and arriving at 5th / San Pedro via Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx and 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Orlando station to California station. However, there are services departing from Orlando Amtrak Station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via Washington Union Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 8 h.

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The distance between Orlando and California is 2245 miles. The road distance is 2521.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Orlando to California without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 12 h and costs $250 - $650.

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It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from Orlando to California, including transfers.

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Orlando to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Orlando, Fl station.

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

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The best way to get from Orlando to California is to fly which takes 7 h 31 min and costs $80 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $250 - $650 and takes 2 days 12 h, you could also train, which costs $490 - $1,600 and takes 3 days 8 h.

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Map of how to get from Orlando to California.
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  • Distance: 2244.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 31 min

What companies run services between Orlando, FL, USA and California, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and four other airlines fly from Orlando to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Orlando to Los Angeles via Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx, Los Angeles, Ca, and 7th / Decatur in around 2 days 12 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to San Jose
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $650
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Tampa to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Flights from Orlando to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,000
Flights from Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Orlando to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Orlando to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Orlando to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
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 Lafayette Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
43 h 11 min
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
Train from Orlando Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
43 h 10 min
Frequency
Once 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
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 Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
29 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Lafayette, La
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Turimex Internacional
Website
turimex.com
Bus from Houston Downtown Greyhound to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
30 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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The quickest flight from Orlando Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 20 min.

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

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California is 3 h behind Orlando. It is currently 9:54 AM in Orlando and 6:54 AM in California.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Orlando to California is 2521 miles. It takes approximately 40 h 27 min to drive from Orlando to California.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Frontier Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Orlando 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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