There are 11 ways to get from Pennsylvania Station to California by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Newark to San Diego  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Diego (SAN) EWR - SAN

$179 - $572

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Fly New York JFK to Los Angeles  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Los Angeles (LAX) JFK - LAX

$163 - $667

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Fly New York JFK to San Diego  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to San Diego (SAN) JFK - SAN

$179 - $472

Fly Newark to Los Angeles  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Los Angeles (LAX) EWR - LAX

$173 - $627

Fly Newark to San Francisco  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Francisco (SFO) EWR - SFO

$173 - $528

Fly New York JFK to Long Beach  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Long Beach (LGB) JFK - LGB

$189 - $661

Train to Philadelphia, fly to San Diego  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to San Diego (SAN) PHL - SAN

$257 - $643

Fly Newark to Santa Ana  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Santa Ana (SNA) EWR - SNA

$216 - $738

Train  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief

$399 - $1,218

Bus  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca 1683

$264 - $664

Drive  •  44 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Pennsylvania Station to Los Angeles 2833.2 miles

$270 - $410

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No, there is no direct bus from Pennsylvania Station to California. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Main & 1st via Main & 6th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Pennsylvania Station station to California station. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 15 h.

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The distance between Pennsylvania Station and California is 2417 miles. The road distance is 2833.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania Station to California without a car is to train which takes 2 days 15 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Pennsylvania Station to California, including transfers.

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Pennsylvania Station to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Pennsylvania Station to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania Station to California is to fly which takes 7 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 15 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 20 h.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 31 min.

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Pennsylvania Station to California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angls Amtrak, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Pennsylvania Station to California.
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  • Distance: 2416.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 32 min

What companies run services between Pennsylvania Station, NY, USA and California, USA?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Pennsylvania Station to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pennsylvania Station to Los Angeles via Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 15 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Boston
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Long Beach via Austin
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Newark to San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Nashville
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
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 New York, Ny to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 19 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$260 - $430
Flexible
$500 - $700

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Pennsylvania Station to California is 2833 miles. It takes approximately 44 h 21 min to drive from Pennsylvania Station to California.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to San Diego Airport.

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