There are 9 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles by plane, bus, tram, 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 to Los Angeles  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Los Angeles (LAX) SLC - LAX

$78 - $290

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Fly to Long Beach, line 191 bus, tram  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Long Beach (LGB) SLC - LGB
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo & Lakewood Nw to Del Amo Station Bay 2
  3. Take the tram from Del Amo Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines

$74 - $238

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Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  5 h 21 min

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

$116 - $380

Fly to Burbank  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Burbank (BUR) SLC - BUR

$88 - $300

Fly to Santa Ana, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Santa Ana (SNA) SLC - SNA
  2. Take the train from Anaheim Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$126 - $386

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Las Vegas, Nv 6053
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca 6023

$74 - $187

Bus Tufesa  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from West Valley City to Barstow
  2. Take the bus from Barstow Station to LA Downtown FlixBus

$84 - $126

Train  •  31 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$182 - $514

Drive  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles 694.6 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at Los Angls Amtrak, Ca via Las Vegas, Nv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles station. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City Amtrak and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak via Sacramento Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 8 min.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and Los Angeles is 583 miles. The road distance is 694.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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Salt Lake City to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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Salt Lake City to Los Angeles train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Salt Lake City Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles is to fly which takes 4 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 25 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 31 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Salt Lake City Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 54 min.

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Salt Lake City to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angls Amtrak, Ca station.

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  • Distance: 583 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles via Las Vegas, Nv in around 14 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Ontario/San Bernardino via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Burbank via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Long Beach via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Ana via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Ana via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Salt Lake City to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Burbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Salt Lake City to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Anaheim Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
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
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo & Lakewood Nw to Del Amo Station Bay 2
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.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 Salt Lake City, Ut to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from West Valley City to Barstow
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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GotoBus
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Barstow Station to LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Los Angeles is 1 h behind Salt Lake City. It is currently 8:44 AM in Salt Lake City and 7:44 AM in Los Angeles.

Salt Lake City to Los Angeles train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salt Lake City to Los Angeles is 695 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 55 min to drive from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Salt Lake City Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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Book your Salt Lake City to Los Angeles bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 2548+ hotels available in Los Angeles. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Salt Lake City Airport is to line 704 tram which takes 25 min and costs .

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