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Bus Salt Lake City to Los Angeles: Trip Overview

Bus Salt Lake City to Los Angeles: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$139
Average bus trip duration19h 20m
Number of daily buses5
Earliest bus departure6:30 AM
Latest bus departure4:50 PM

Salt Lake City to Los Angeles Buses

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Salt Lake City - Los Angeles

Both buses and trains are available for traveling between these two cities. The two options are easy and sustainable ways to reach Los Angeles. Another option is using carpool services and riding with fellow travelers.

On average, the trip from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles takes around 19h 20m, but you can get there in as little as 15h 10m with the quickest bus. This is the time it takes to travel the 579 miles (934 km) that separate the two cities.

Salt Lake City and Los Angeles are 579 miles (934 km) apart.

If you're headed to Los Angeles from Salt Lake City, chances are that your bus will depart from Central Station and arrive at Greyhound Station. These are the most popular pick-up and drop-off locations on this route, but you can also find other options that could better fit your plans.

Go for the bus if you want the most affordable way to travel this route. $88 is the starting point for the cost-effective bus ride to Los Angeles from Salt Lake City.

The bus ticket costs $139 on average. In the past 30 days, prices have fluctuated between $88 and $210, so it's best to compare them to make sure you get the best deal.

Once in Los Angeles, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Griffith Park, La Brea Tar Pits, Rose Bowl Loop, California Science Center and Getty Center.

Certainly! You can indeed opt for an overnight bus from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles. Remember to bring along essentials like a blanket and some snacks to ensure a cozy and convenient journey.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while traveling from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles, get comfy and count the stars.

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Make a music playlist for your bus ride from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles, and enjoy the scenery to tunes from your own personal soundtrack.

Did you know?

The bus driver with the longest career in the world drove more than 2,000,000 miles and is a happy World Record holder.

Did you know that 80% of the buses in North America are equipped with WiFi and power outlets ? And 60% of bus travelers have used their electronic device on board during 2014.

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

What's the cheapest way to go from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles?

The bus is the cheapest travel choice for this destination
Vehicle TypeTravel TimeAvg PriceDaily Departures
Vehicle TypeBusTravel Time19h 20mAvg Price$139Daily Departures5
Vehicle TypeTrainTravel Time3d 5hAvg Price$302Daily Departures1

The best way to travel between Salt Lake City and Los Angeles is by bus. By choosing the bus, you'll get to save some money as you travel to your destination, as ticket prices cost $139 on average. If you're on a budget, you'll find cheap tickets from $88. If you're looking for the fastest way to get to Los Angeles, choose the bus, as it will take you from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles in about 19h 20m - that's the fastest way to get there!

Will you be returning to Salt Lake City by bus?

Bus from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City

You can also go to Los Angeles by train

Train from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles

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