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There are 9 ways to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) 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.

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Fly to Los Angeles  •  3h 17m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Los Angeles (LAX) SEA - LAX

$50 - $210

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Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SEA - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to 1st St and Broadway W

$75 - $285

Fly to Burbank  •  3h 56m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Burbank (BUR) SEA - BUR

$79 - $284

Fly to Long Beach  •  4h 48m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Long Beach (LGB) SEA - LGB

$87 - $276

Fly to Santa Ana, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Santa Ana (SNA) SEA - SNA
  2. Take the train from Anaheim Regional Trans. Intermodal Ctr to Los Angeles Union Station

$121 - $359

Fly to Indio/Palm Springs, bus, train  •  7h 32m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) SEA - PSP
  2. Take the bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot
  3. Take the train from San Bernardino Depot station to L. A. Union Station station

Bus  •  27h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca 1431 / ...

$103 - $274

Train  •  36h 46m

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station Coast Starlight

$173 - $553

Drive  •  18h 58m

  1. Drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles 1131.6 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $50 - $210 and takes 3h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $50 - $210 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from SeaTac Airport Terminal - Bay 2 and arriving at Los Angeles, Ca via Tacoma, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 48m.

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The distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) and Los Angeles is 955 miles. The road distance is 1131.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles without a car is to bus which takes 27h 48m and costs $100 - $280.

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It takes approximately 3h 17m to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tacoma, Wa station.

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The best way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles is to fly which takes 3h 17m and costs $50 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $280 and takes 27h 48m, you could also train, which costs $170 - $600 and takes 36h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 31m.

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Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 954.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 17m

What companies run services between Seattle Airport (SEA), USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles every 3 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 26h 10m.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Portland
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Burbank
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via Portland
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via Oakland
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Burbank
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Train operators
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 Anaheim Regional Trans. Intermodal Ctr to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
49m
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 Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino Depot station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to 1st St and Broadway W
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$200 - $270

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles is 1132 miles. It takes approximately 18h 58m to drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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