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

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Fly to Los Angeles  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Los Angeles (LAX) PHX - LAX

$87 - $242

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix Airport to LA Downtown FlixBus

$23 - $38

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Fly to Long Beach, bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Long Beach (LGB) PHX - LGB
  2. Take the bus from Downtown Long Beach Station to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal

$107 - $255

Bus, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to San Bernardino, Ca 1437 / ...
  2. Take the train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station San Bernardino Line

$55 - $111

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Los Angeles, Ca 1415 / ...

$42 - $102

Bus, train via Blythe, Ca  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Blythe, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Blythe, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station

$61 - $126

Drive  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 389.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to bus which costs $23 - $40 and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to fly which costs $85 - $250 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Van Buren St & Central Av and arriving at Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal via Phoenix Airport and Patsaouras Transit Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Phoenix and Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 368 miles. The road distance is 389.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 50 min and costs $23 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX), including transfers.

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Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Phoenix Airport station.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to fly which takes 2 h 58 min and costs $85 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $23 - $40 and takes 8 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at LA Downtown station.

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Map of how to get from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).
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  • Distance: 367.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) hourly. Alternatively, Flixbus USA operates a bus from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $24 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Downtown Long Beach Station to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Phoenix Airport to LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 Phoenix, Az to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Blythe, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Blythe, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 1 h behind Phoenix. It is currently 11:47 PM in Phoenix and 11:47 PM in Los Angeles Airport (LAX).

Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 389 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to drive from Phoenix to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).

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United Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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