There are 9 ways to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Los Angeles  •  3 h 21 min

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

$57 - $214

8 alternative options

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  4 h 37 min

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

$75 - $285

Fly to Burbank  •  4 h 3 min

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

$79 - $284

Fly to Long Beach  •  4 h 54 min

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

$89 - $278

Fly to Santa Ana, train  •  5 h 49 min

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

$121 - $359

Fly to Santa Barbara, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Santa Barbara (SBA) SEA - SBA
  2. Take the bus from Goleta, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA

$196 - $393

Bus  •  26 h 55 min

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

$103 - $274

Train  •  36 h 46 min

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

$173 - $553

Drive  •  18 h 58 min

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

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

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 26 h 55 min.

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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 26 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min 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 3 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 26 h 55 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 36 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles is 1132 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 58 min 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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Map of how to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 954.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

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 20 minutes. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 26 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Burbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Santa Barbara via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Burbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Burbank via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Santa Ana via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Barbara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Santa Barbara via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
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 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 Seattle King Street Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 h 15 min
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
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
Santa Barbara Airbus
Website
sbairbus.com
Bus from Goleta, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
sbairbus.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 Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
26 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$200 - $270

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