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There are 10 ways to get from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Toronto to Los Angeles  •  8h 48m

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

$174 - $322

Cheapest option

Fly Toronto to Burbank  •  10h 44m

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

$156 - $662

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Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Los Angeles  •  11h 6m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Los Angeles (LAX) BUF - LAX

$274 - $792

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles  •  10h 8m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Los Angeles (LAX) YTZ - LAX

$211 - $224

Fly Toronto to Long Beach  •  11h 33m

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

$190 - $766

Fly Toronto to San Diego, train  •  12h 23m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to San Diego (SAN) YYZ - SAN
  2. Take the train from San Diego to Los Angeles

$167 - $613

Train, bus  •  2 days 4h

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

$307 - $504

Bus  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON - Casino Niagara
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus to Los Angeles

$276 - $431

Train  •  3 days 4h

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

$347 - $544

Drive  •  39h 45m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown 2534.2 miles

$330 - $490

Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown by train, car, walk and bus

The journey time between Toronto and Los Angeles Downtown is around 2 days 18h and covers a distance of around 2600 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 18h. Operated by VIA Rail, Amtrak and Greyhound USA, the Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Los Angeles. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 18h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 18h
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$306
Carbon emissions:
342 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:30
Last service departs at:
17:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown train, car, walk and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown is to fly which costs $260 - $290 and takes 10h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown is to fly which costs $210 - $410 and takes 8h 48m.

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The distance between Toronto and Los Angeles Downtown is 2184 miles. The road distance is 2534.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 15h and costs $340 - $550.

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It takes approximately 8h 48m to get from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown is to fly which takes 8h 48m and costs $210 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $340 - $550 and takes 2 days 15h, you could also train, which costs $430 - $700 and takes 3 days 4h.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 22m.

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Los Angeles Downtown is 3h behind Toronto. It is currently 4:09 PM in Toronto and 1:09 PM in Los Angeles Downtown.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown is 2534 miles. It takes approximately 39h 45m to drive from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown.

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WestJet, Delta, Air Canada and American Airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown.
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  • Distance: 2184.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h 48m

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

Air Canada, WestJet and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Los Angeles Downtown via Niagara Falls, ON - Casino Niagara, Niagara Gorge Discovery Center, Aquarium of Niagara, 3rd St, Buffalo, NY, and Columbus in around 2 days 15h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $340
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Indianapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Minneapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Milwaukee, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $340
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Indianapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Minneapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$201
Flights from Toronto to San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $320
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Toronto to San Diego via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
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 San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 days 17h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $340
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Premium
$550 - $850
Flexi Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Business Seat
$550 - $800
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $55
Business
$90 - $120
Economy
$65 - $75
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
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 Denver to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $150
Flexible
$150 - $220
Bus from Columbus to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $310
Flexible
$310 - $450
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON - Casino Niagara
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Book at
megabus.ca

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