There are 10 ways to get from Tempe to Los Angeles by train, plane, bus, tram 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

Train, fly to Los Angeles  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from McClintock/Apache Blvd to 44th St/Washington
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Los Angeles (LAX) PHX - LAX

$93 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus Flixbus USA  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tempe to LA Downtown FlixBus

$13 - $25

8 alternative options

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  4 h 46 min

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

$90 - $209

Train, fly to Burbank  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from McClintock/Apache Blvd to 44th St/Washington
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Burbank (BUR) PHX - BUR

$92 - $259

Fly to Long Beach, tram  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Long Beach (LGB) PHX - LGB
  2. Take the tram from Pacific Coast Hwy Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines

$101 - $246

Fly to Santa Ana, train  •  6 h 18 min

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

$97 - $237

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Los Angeles, Ca 1415 / ...

$42 - $102

Bus via Blythe, Ca  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Blythe, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Blythe, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca

$56 - $135

Bus EPLA Limo Express  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles

$44 - $66

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Tempe to Los Angeles 384.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tempe to Los Angeles is to bus which costs $13 - $25 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tempe to Los Angeles is to train and fly which costs $90 - $250 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Tempe and Los Angeles is 369 miles. The road distance is 384.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Tempe to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tempe and arriving at LA Downtown. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Tempe to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 368.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 53 min

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

Flixbus USA operates a bus from Tempe to Los Angeles 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $25 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Phoenix to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Phoenix to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Phoenix to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Phoenix to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Phoenix to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Phoenix to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Website
valleymetro.org
Train from McClintock/Apache Blvd to 44th St/Washington
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Metro Los Angeles
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tempe to LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA
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 Phoenix, Az to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Blythe, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Blythe, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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