There are 11 ways to get from Toronto 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.

Recommended option

Fly Toronto to Los Angeles  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Los Angeles (LAX) YYZ - LAX

$170 - $518

Cheapest option

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Los Angeles  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Los Angeles (LAX) BUF - LAX

$156 - $546

9 alternative options

Fly Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  11 h 15 min

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

$257 - $1,317

Fly Toronto to Burbank  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Burbank (BUR) YYZ - BUR

$189 - $817

Fly Toronto to Long Beach  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Long Beach (LGB) YYZ - LGB

$258 - $1,014

Fly Toronto to San Diego, train  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to San Diego (SAN) YYZ - SAN
  2. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$176 - $438

Train via Detroit Amtrak  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$362 - $1,109

Bus via Chicago, Il  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL 5515 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Los Angeles, Ca 1351

$250 - $667

Train  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$375 - $1,158

Bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca

$254 - $681

Drive  •  40 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Los Angeles 2558.5 miles

$330 - $490

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $220 - $700 and takes 8 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $220 - $700 and takes 8 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Los Angeles, Ca via Harrison & Jefferson and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto to Los Angeles station. However, there are services departing from Toronto and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12 h.

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The distance between Toronto and Los Angeles is 3494 km. The road distance is 4093.7 km.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Los Angeles without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 11 h and costs $320 - $900.

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It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to get from Toronto to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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Toronto to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 2183.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 21 min

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Air Canada, WestJet and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Los Angeles every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Los Angeles via Windsor, Detroit Amtrak, and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Toronto to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Omaha, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Toronto to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Ontario/San Bernardino via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
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
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 Chicago, Il to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
47 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$200 - $330
Flexible
$390 - $550
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$200 - $340
Flexible
$400 - $550

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