How to travel from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles

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from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles

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

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To get from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles on Dec 09 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:50AMSeattle-Tacoma International Airport, WA5h22 03:12PMBurbank, CA
1 transfer
1651One-way
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09:50AMSeattle-Tacoma International Airport, WA5h22 03:12PMBurbank, CA
1 transfer
1651One-way
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09:50AMSeattle-Tacoma International Airport, WA6h01 03:51PMLos Angeles International Airport, CA
1 transfer
1951One-way
06:15AMSeattle-Tacoma International Airport, WA4h50 11:05AMLos Angeles International Airport, CA
1 transfer
2161One-way
06:15AMSeattle-Tacoma International Airport, WA8h57 03:12PMBurbank, CA
1 transfer
1851One-way

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Travel Information between Seattle, WA and Los Angeles

distanceDistance958 miles (1545 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$149 - $287
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $149 (€133) • 27 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $271 (€243) • 2 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 958 miles (1545 km) to Los Angeles from Seattle, WA. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Greyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles.

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You can travel from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Los Angeles from Seattle, WA is by taking a bus with an average price of $149 (€133).

This is compared to other travel options to Los Angeles:

A bus is generally $123 (€110) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $271 (€243) from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles.

Taking a bus is about $139 (€124) less than taking a train, which costs on average $287 (€257) for this route.

The fastest way to get to Los Angeles from Seattle, WA is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 34 min.

Other travel options to Los Angeles can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 27 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Los Angeles by train can take on average 30 h 25 min.

The distance from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles is approximately 958 miles (1545 km).

The average frequency per day from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles is:

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

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Seattle, WA and Los Angeles as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles:

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

    • Greyhound can take you to Los Angeles by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Greyhound from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles for $149 (€133).
    • American Airlines can get you to Los Angeles by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with American Airlines from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles for $271 (€243) on Omio.
    • Travel with Amtrak to go to Los Angeles by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Amtrak Seattle, WA to Los Angeles tickets on Omio for $287 (€257).
    Many of our customers who book a trip from Seattle, WA 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 Seattle, WA and Los Angeles itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Los Angeles and any of these top destinations today!

    Before traveling from Seattle, WA to Los Angeles, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket costs $149 (€133) one way on average for this route.
    • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $271 (€243) one way on average.
    • A train ticket costs $287 (€257) one way on average for this journey.

    But we recommend booking Seattle, WA to Los Angeles tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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