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from Philadelphia to Los Angeles

You can get from Philadelphia to Los Angeles by train, bus or flight.

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Sun
May 22
$201Amtrak
$229Greyhound
$41Spirit Airlines
Mon
May 23
$340Amtrak
$251Greyhound
$115Spirit Airlines
Tue
May 24
$225Amtrak
$280Greyhound
$293Alaska Airlines
Wed
May 25
$253Amtrak
$290Greyhound
$157Spirit Airlines
Thu
May 26
$227Amtrak
$276Greyhound
$125Spirit Airlines
Fri
May 27
$340Amtrak
$266Greyhound
$316Spirit Airlines
Sat
May 28
$225Amtrak
$294Greyhound
$96Spirit Airlines

Travel Information to Los Angeles from Philadelphia

distanceDistance2383 miles (3843 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$59 - $207
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $59 (€53) • 6 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $59 (€53) • 6 h
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 2383 miles (3843 km) by bus, flight or train from Philadelphia to Los Angeles. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 6 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $59 (€53). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Greyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Philadelphia to Los Angeles.

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FAQs

What are the ways to get from Philadelphia to Los Angeles?

There are 3 travel options from Philadelphia to Los Angeles: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Philadelphia and Los Angeles?

The cheapest way to travel from Philadelphia to Los Angeles is by taking a flight with an average price of $59 (€53).

This is compared to other travel options to Los Angeles:

A flight is $103 (€92) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Philadelphia to Los Angeles costing on average $163 (€145).

Taking a flight is usually $148 (€132) less than taking a train to Los Angeles, which costs on average $207 (€185) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Philadelphia to Los Angeles?

The quickest way to travel from Philadelphia to Los Angeles is by flight, which takes on average 6 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 64 h 55 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 69 h 57 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Philadelphia to Los Angeles?

You should expect to travel around 2383 miles (3843 km) between Philadelphia and Los Angeles.

How many services a day are there from Philadelphia to Los Angeles?

The average frequency per day from Philadelphia to Los Angeles is:

  • 2 buses per day.

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

When traveling between Philadelphia and Los Angeles, what are the departure and arrival points in Philadelphia and Los Angeles?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Philadelphia to Los Angeles:

    Which travel operators can get me to Los Angeles from Philadelphia?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Greyhound can get you to Los Angeles by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Greyhound from Philadelphia to Los Angeles for $163 (€145) on Omio.
    • Travel with Spirit Airlines for flights to Los Angeles. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Spirit Airlines Philadelphia to Los Angeles tickets on Omio for $59 (€53).
    • Travel with Amtrak for trains to Los Angeles. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Philadelphia to Los Angeles tickets on Omio for $207 (€185).

    What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Philadelphia to Los Angeles?

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Philadelphia to Los Angeles often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Madrid or London. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Philadelphia and Los Angeles itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Los Angeles and any of these top destinations today!

    How early should I buy Philadelphia to Los Angeles tickets online to score the best deals?

    When planning your trip from Philadelphia to Los Angeles, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost $163 (€145) one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing on average $59 (€53) one way.
    • Train tickets are costing on average $207 (€185) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Philadelphia to Los Angeles online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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