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There are 8 ways to get from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles by plane, bus, train, taxi or car

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Fly Norfolk to Los Angeles  •  10h 5m

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Los Angeles (LAX) ORF - LAX

$239 - $1,223

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Los Angeles  •  13h 34m

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Los Angeles (LAX) DCA - LAX

$236 - $677

6 alternative options

Fly Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  10h 44m

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

$332 - $1,230

Fly Norfolk to Burbank  •  10h 52m

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Burbank (BUR) ORF - BUR

$364 - $1,330

Fly Norfolk to Santa Ana, train  •  12h 21m

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

$403 - $1,367

Bus  •  2 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh, PA
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Los Angeles, Ca

$269 - $682

Taxi, train, bus  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take a taxi from Virginia Beach to Newport News Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Newport News Amtrak Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  5. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station

Drive  •  43h 10m

  1. Drive from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles 2738.4 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $230 - $1,300 and takes 10h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles is to fly which costs $230 - $1,300 and takes 10h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Virginia Beach, VA and arriving at Los Angeles, Ca via Washington DC and Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 22h.

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The distance between Virginia Beach and Los Angeles is 2381 miles. The road distance is 2738.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 22h and costs $260 - $700.

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It takes approximately 10h 5m to get from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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Virginia Beach to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Virginia Beach, VA station.

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The best way to get from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles is to fly which takes 10h 5m and costs $230 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $260 - $700 and takes 2 days 22h.

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There is no direct flight from Norfolk Airport to Los Angeles Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 51m and has one stopover.

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Virginia Beach to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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  • Distance: 2381.2 miles
  • Duration: 10h 5m

What companies run services between Virginia Beach, VA, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles via Washington, DC - Union Station, Washington DC, Pittsburgh, PA, and Pittsburgh, Pa in around 2 days 22h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Charlotte, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Philadelphia, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11h 9m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,000
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,000
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Diego, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Baltimore, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via San Diego, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Baltimore, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via San Diego, Sacramento
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Baltimore, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via San Diego, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Norfolk to Santa Ana via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Norfolk to Ontario/San Bernardino via Orlando
Ave. Duration
11h 4m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
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 Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 8m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
43h 10m
Frequency
Once 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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Train from Newport News Amtrak Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
megabus.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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $370
Flexible
$430 - $600
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
Bus from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Virginia Beach to Newport News Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
43m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Black & White Cabs of Virginia Beach
Phone
+1 757-855-3334
Website
vabeachblackandwhitecabs.com

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Los Angeles is 3h behind Virginia Beach. It is currently 12:21 AM in Virginia Beach and 9:21 PM in Los Angeles.

Yes, the driving distance between Virginia Beach to Los Angeles is 2738 miles. It takes approximately 43h 10m to drive from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles.

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United Airlines, Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Norfolk Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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