How to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA

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Travel Information between Los Angeles, CA and Santa Ana, CA

distanceDistance30 miles (48 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $19
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 1 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $19 (€17) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Amtrak

Take a bus or train to travel 30 miles (48 km) from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA.

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from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA

How to get from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA by train, bus or flight.

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bus

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

Greyhound
02:35PM1h25
Los Angeles, CA
04:00PMSanta Ana, CA
$101One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
02:35PM1h25
Los Angeles, CA
04:00PMSanta Ana, CA
$101One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Greyhound
04:20PM1h10
Los Angeles, CA
05:30PMSanta Ana, CA
$121One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Greyhound
04:20AM1h40
Los Angeles, CA
06:00AMSanta Ana, CA
$111One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
02:10PM1h45
Los Angeles, CA
03:55PMSanta Ana, CA
$111One-way
0 transfers
Greyhound
03:20AM1h40
Los Angeles, CA
05:00AMSanta Ana, CA
$121One-way
0 transfers

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You can travel by travel from Los Angeles to Santa Ana with FlixBus, Amtrak and Greyhound. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak travel running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by travel across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next travel journey from Los Angeles to Santa Ana.

    FAQs: Travel from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA

    FAQs: Travel to Santa Ana, 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 Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA.
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    There are 2 travel options from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA: bus or train.

    The cheapest way to go to Santa Ana, CA from Los Angeles, CA is by taking a bus, which costs on average $10 (€9).

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA:

    A bus is $9 (€8) less than a train with an average ticket price of $19 (€17) from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA.

    The quickest way to travel to Santa Ana, CA from Los Angeles, CA is by train, which takes on average 50 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Bus takes 1 h 10 min on average.

    You should expect to travel around 30 miles (48 km) between Los Angeles, CA and Santa Ana, CA.

    The average frequency per day from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA is:

    • 7 buses a day.
    • 7 trains per day.

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

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA:

      The following travel companies offer services from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA:

      • Travel with FlixBus or Greyhound to go to Santa Ana, CA by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Greyhound Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA tickets on Omio for $10 (€9).
      • Amtrak can get you to Santa Ana, CA by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA for $19 (€17) on Omio.

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

      • 7 direct buses per day with Greyhound.
      • Direct train available with Amtrak 7 direct trains per day.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Santa Ana, 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 Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA.

      Your trip from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA doesn't have to end in Santa Ana, CA. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like San Diego, CA, West Carson, CA, Tijuana or Las Vegas, NV. If you’d like to add San Diego, CA, West Carson, CA, Tijuana or Las Vegas, NV to your Los Angeles, CA to Santa Ana, CA tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Santa Ana, CA today!

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