There are 10 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles 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.

Recommended option

Fly Pittsburgh to Los Angeles  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Los Angeles (LAX) PIT - LAX

$150 - $464

Cheapest option

Train to Cleveland, fly to Los Angeles  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  2. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Los Angeles (LAX) CLE - LAX

$147 - $525

8 alternative options

Fly Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) PIT - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Grand Ave and 2nd St W

$256 - $960

Fly Pittsburgh to Burbank  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Burbank (BUR) PIT - BUR

$228 - $562

Fly Pittsburgh to Long Beach  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Long Beach (LGB) PIT - LGB

$236 - $476

Fly Pittsburgh to Santa Ana, train  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Santa Ana (SNA) PIT - SNA
  2. Take the train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station

$282 - $1,018

Bus to Columbus, fly to Los Angeles  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  2. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Los Angeles (LAX) CMH - LAX

$204 - $620

Train  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Southwest Chief

$345 - $1,051

Bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca 1683

$220 - $600

Drive  •  38 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles 2440.5 miles

$230 - $350

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Spirit Airlines, Southwest Airlines and four other airlines fly from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Burbank via Dallas
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Burbank via Denver, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $750
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Denver, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Phoenix, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $650
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $650
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Santa Ana via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Columbus to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Cleveland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Long Beach via Boston
Ave. Duration
11 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice 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
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Grand Ave and 2nd St W
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $370
Flexible
$430 - $600

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pittsburgh and Los Angeles is 3431 km. The road distance is 3905 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $150 - $470 and takes 7 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is to fly which takes 7 h 58 min and costs $150 - $470.

No, there is no direct train from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Los Angls Amtrak, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 8 h.

It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to get from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, including transfers.