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There are 9 ways to get from Scottsdale to Los Angeles by bus, plane, tram, train or car

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Line 50 bus, line 44 bus, fly to Los Angeles  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Scottsdale Rd & 5th Av to Camelback Rd & 44th St
  2. Take the line 44 bus from 44th St & Camelback Rd to 44th St Sky Train Station
  3. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Los Angeles (LAX) PHX - LAX

$47 - $148

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Bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Tempe to Downtown LA FlixBus

$21 - $30

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Line 50 bus, line 44 bus, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Scottsdale Rd & 5th Av to Camelback Rd & 44th St
  2. Take the line 44 bus from 44th St & Camelback Rd to 44th St Sky Train Station
  3. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) PHX - ONT
  4. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St

$157 - $665

Line 50 bus, line 44 bus, fly to Burbank  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Scottsdale Rd & 5th Av to Camelback Rd & 44th St
  2. Take the line 44 bus from 44th St & Camelback Rd to 44th St Sky Train Station
  3. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Burbank (BUR) PHX - BUR

$98 - $384

Line 50 bus, line 44 bus, fly to Long Beach, tram  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Scottsdale Rd & 5th Av to Camelback Rd & 44th St
  2. Take the line 44 bus from 44th St & Camelback Rd to 44th St Sky Train Station
  3. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Long Beach (LGB) PHX - LGB
  4. Take the tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro A Line

$83 - $451

Bus via Phoenix, AZ  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Chinatown Station Phoenix

$37 - $53

Bus #2  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Los Angeles, Ca 1351 / ...

$44 - $65

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Tempe, AZ to Maricopa Amtrak 8601
  2. Take the train from Maricopa Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station Sunset Limited / ...

$66 - $99

Drive  •  6h 12m

  1. Drive from Scottsdale to Los Angeles 386.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Scottsdale to Los Angeles is to bus which costs $21 - $30 and takes 8h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Scottsdale to Los Angeles is to line 50 bus and line 44 bus and fly which costs $45 - $150 and takes 4h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scottsdale to Los Angeles station. However, there are services departing from Indian School Rd & 82nd St and arriving at Chinatown Station via Phoenix, AZ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 34m.

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The distance between Scottsdale and Los Angeles is 368 miles. The road distance is 386.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Scottsdale to Los Angeles without a car is to bus via Phoenix, AZ which takes 8h 34m and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 4h 14m to get from Scottsdale to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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Scottsdale to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Hoang Express, depart from Phoenix, AZ station.

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

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Scottsdale to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Hoang Express, arrive at Chinatown Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scottsdale to Los Angeles is 387 miles. It takes approximately 6h 12m to drive from Scottsdale to Los Angeles.

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  • Distance: 368.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 14m

What companies run services between Scottsdale, AZ, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Hoang Express operates a bus from Phoenix, AZ to Chinatown Station 6 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 6h 15m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Phoenix to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Phoenix to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Phoenix to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro A Line
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Maricopa Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$240 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Valley Metro
Phone
(602) 253-5000
Email
csr@valleymetro.org
Website
valleymetro.org
Bus from Scottsdale Rd & 5th Av to Camelback Rd & 44th St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Valley Metro
Bus from 44th St & Camelback Rd to 44th St Sky Train Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Valley Metro
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Hoang Express
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Chinatown Station
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
gotobus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tempe to Downtown LA
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
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 Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $100
Amtrak Thruway

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 Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Tempe, AZ to Maricopa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
amtrak.com

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