How to travel from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA

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Travel Information between Denver, CO and Los Angeles, CA

distanceDistance828 miles (1335 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$107 - $156
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $107 (€93) • 2 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $107 (€93) • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, United or Amtrak

Travel 828 miles (1335 km) by train, bus or flight to Los Angeles, CA from Denver, CO. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Greyhound, United or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA.

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from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA

How to get from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA by train, bus or flight.

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bus

The best way to travel from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Greyhound
11:05AM22h55
Denver, CO
09:00AMLos Angeles, CA
$2511One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Greyhound
11:05AM30h40
Denver, CO
04:45PMLos Angeles, CA
$2391One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
United
09:25PM2h30
Denver International Airport, CO (DEN)
10:55PMLos Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
$4781One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Amtrak
06:59PM61h58
Union Station, Denver, CO
07:57AMUnion Station, Los Angeles, CA
$18461One-way
1 transfer
Greyhound
11:35AM28h55
Denver, CO
03:30PMLos Angeles, CA
$2471One-way
2 transfers
Greyhound
11:35AM28h40
Denver, CO
03:15PMLos Angeles, CA
$2611One-way
1 transfer
Greyhound
11:35AM32h09
Denver, CO
06:44PMLos Angeles, CA
$2461One-way
3 transfers
United
05:41PM2h31
Denver International Airport, CO (DEN)
07:12PMLos Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
$4781One-way
0 transfers
United
07:02PM6h13
Denver International Airport, CO (DEN)
12:15AMLos Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
$4901One-way
1 transfer
United
05:35PM7h40
Denver International Airport, CO (DEN)
12:15AMLos Angeles International Airport, CA (LAX)
$4901One-way
1 transfer

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Find the best trip between Denver and Los Angeles with Omio's travel partners Amtrak, FlixBus and United! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains between Denver and Los Angeles, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      United Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airline and operates domestic and international routes. Economy, Premium Economy and Business are the ticket fares that the airline offers for your next travel from Denver to Los Angeles.

        FAQs: Travel from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA

        FAQs: Travel to Los Angeles, CA easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA.
        FAQs

        You can get between Denver, CO and Los Angeles, CA 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to get from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA is by taking a flight with average ticket prices of $107 (€93) compared to other travel options to Los Angeles, CA:

        Taking a flight costs $18 (€15) less than taking a bus, which average ticket prices of $125 (€108).

        A flight is $49 (€42) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA costing on average $156 (€135).

        The quickest way to travel from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Bus takes on average 22 h 5 min.

        Getting to Los Angeles, CA by train takes 41 h 40 min on average.

        You should expect to travel around 828 miles (1335 km) between Denver, CO and Los Angeles, CA.

        The average frequency per day from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA is:

        • Around 1 bus per day.
        • Around 1 train per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Los Angeles, CA from Denver, CO as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA:

          Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA:

          • You can travel by bus from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA with Greyhound or FlixBus, and you can find FlixBus Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA tickets for $125 (€108) on Omio.
          • You can go to Los Angeles, CA from Denver, CO by plane with United, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines or Sky West Airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $37 (€32) with Spirit Airlines from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA on Omio.
          • You can travel to Los Angeles, CA from Denver, CO by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $156 (€135) with Amtrak from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA.

          Yes, there are direct services available from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA with the following travel companies:

          • Direct bus with.
          • Direct services by plane with.
          • Take a direct train with.

          Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Los Angeles, CA as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA.

          Omio customers who travel from Denver, CO to Los Angeles, CA often also extend their vacation to go to San Diego, CA, San Francisco, CA, Las Vegas, NV, Tijuana or Santa Barbara, CA. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Los Angeles, CA and these popular destinations at a great price.

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