There are 14 ways via 5 modes from East Los Angeles to Oakland - train, hyperloop, bus, flight or driving option. The cheapest train costs $80. There are 3 train routes - Coast Starlight, Capitol Corridor, Pacific Surfliner - to Oakland from East Los Angeles.

Train
LAX to OKJ

$80
, 7h 52min

Train
LAX to OKJ

Amtrak Train From LAX  To OKJ
From LAX
To OKJ
$80
7h 52min

Amtrak
Schedules, tickets, and information

Train

Direct
$80

7h 52min
LAX · Los Angeles
Coast Starlight · 7h 52min
OKJ · Oakland

Hyperloop
Los Angeles to San Francisco

$0
, 0min

Hyperloop
Los Angeles to San Francisco

From Los Angeles
To San Francisco
30min

Hyperloop One
Schedules, tickets, and information

Hyperloop

Direct
30min

Los Angeles
Hyperloop One · 30min
San Francisco

Hyperloop One

Find tickets

Bus
Los Angeles to Oakland

$26
, 8h 45min

Bus
Los Angeles to Oakland

Greyhound Bus From Los Angeles  To Oakland
From Los Angeles
To Oakland
8h 45min

Greyhound
Schedules, tickets, and information

Bus

Direct
8h 45min

Los Angeles
Greyhound · 8h 45min
Oakland
Greyhound

Greyhound

Find tickets
Greyhound Contact Page
greyhound.com/en/help-and-info/contact-us
Greyhound Bustracker
bustracker.greyhound.com/

Flight
LGB to OAK

$71
, 1h 15min

Flight
LGB to OAK

jetBlue Flight From LGB  To OAK
From LGB
To OAK
1h 15min

jetBlue
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
1h 15min

LGB
jetBlue · 1h 15min
OAK
jetBlue

jetBlue

Find tickets
Alaska Airlines Flight From LGB  To OAK
From LGB
To OAK
22h 9min

Alaska Airlines
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
22h 9min

LGB
Alaska Airlines · 22h 9min
OAK
Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines

Find tickets

Train
LAX to EMY

$81
, 7h 57min

Train
LAX to EMY

Amtrak Train From LAX  To EMY
From LAX
To EMY
$81
7h 57min

Amtrak
Schedules, tickets, and information

Train

Direct
$81

7h 57min
LAX · Los Angeles
Coast Starlight · 7h 57min
EMY · Emeryville

Bus
El Monte to Oakland

$55
, 11h 41min

Bus tickets from El Monte to Oakland

Flight
LAX to OAK

$39
, 1h 15min

Flight
LAX to OAK

Spirit Airlines Flight From LAX  To OAK
From LAX
To OAK
1h 22min

Spirit Airlines
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
1h 22min

LAX
Spirit Airlines · 1h 22min
OAK
Spirit Airlines

Spirit Airlines

Find tickets
Boutique Air Flight From LAX  To OAK
From LAX
To OAK
2h 20min

Boutique Air
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
2h 20min

LAX
Boutique Air · 2h 20min
OAK
Boutique Air

Boutique Air

Find tickets
Southwest Airlines Flight From LAX  To OAK
From LAX
To OAK
1h 15min

Southwest Airlines
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
1h 15min

LAX
Southwest Airlines · 1h 15min
OAK
Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines

Find tickets
Alaska Airlines Flight From LAX  To OAK
From LAX
To OAK
8h 33min

Alaska Airlines
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
8h 33min

LAX
Alaska Airlines · 8h 33min
OAK
Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines

Find tickets
Multiple Airlines Flight From LAX  To OAK
From LAX
To OAK
10h 58min

Multiple Airlines
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
10h 58min

LAX
Multiple Airlines · 10h 58min
OAK
Multiple Airlines

Multiple Airlines

Find tickets
jetBlue Flight From LAX  To OAK
From LAX
To OAK
1d 7h 24min

jetBlue
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
1d 7h 24min

LAX
jetBlue · 1d 7h 24min
OAK
jetBlue

jetBlue

Find tickets
Hawaiian Airlines Flight From LAX  To OAK
From LAX
To OAK
14h 30min

Hawaiian Airlines
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
14h 30min

LAX
Hawaiian Airlines · 14h 30min
OAK
Hawaiian Airlines

Hawaiian Airlines

Find tickets

Train
LAX to BKY

$95
, 9h 49min

Train
LAX to BKY

Amtrak Train From LAX  To BKY
From LAX
To BKY
$95
9h 49min

Amtrak
Schedules, tickets, and information

Train

1 stop
$95

9h 49min
LAX · Los Angeles
Coast Starlight · 8h 18min
SAC · Sacramento
Capitol Corridor · 1h 30min
BKY · Berkeley

Bus
Los Angeles to San Francisco

$24
, 7h 45min

Bus
Los Angeles to San Francisco

Greyhound Bus From Los Angeles  To San Francisco
From Los Angeles
To San Francisco
9h 15min

Greyhound
Schedules, tickets, and information

Bus

Direct
9h 15min

Los Angeles
Greyhound · 9h 15min
San Francisco
Greyhound

Greyhound

Find tickets
Greyhound Contact Page
greyhound.com/en/help-and-info/contact-us
Greyhound Bustracker
bustracker.greyhound.com/
From Los Angeles
To San Francisco
7h 45min

BoltBus
Schedules, tickets, and information

Bus

Direct
7h 45min

Los Angeles
BoltBus · 7h 45min
San Francisco

BoltBus

Find tickets

Flight
BUR to OAK

$161
, 1d 1h 6min

Flight
BUR to OAK

Alaska Airlines Flight From BUR  To OAK
From BUR
To OAK
1d 1h 6min

Alaska Airlines
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
1d 1h 6min

BUR
Alaska Airlines · 1d 1h 6min
OAK
Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines

Find tickets
jetBlue Flight From BUR  To OAK
From BUR
To OAK
1d 2h 38min

jetBlue
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
1d 2h 38min

BUR
jetBlue · 1d 2h 38min
OAK
jetBlue

jetBlue

Find tickets

Train
GDL to OKJ

$82
, 8h 7min

Train
GDL to OKJ

Amtrak Train From GDL  To OKJ
From GDL
To OKJ
$82
8h 7min

Amtrak
Schedules, tickets, and information

Train

1 stop
$82

8h 7min
GDL · Glendale
Pacific Surfliner · 3h 37min
SLO · San Luis Obispo
Coast Starlight · 4h 29min
OKJ · Oakland

Bus
Burbank to Oakland

$53
, 11h 12min

Bus tickets from Burbank to Oakland

Flight
LGB to SFO

$68
, 1h 26min

Flight
LGB to SFO

jetBlue Flight From LGB  To SFO
From LGB
To SFO
1h 26min

jetBlue
Schedules, tickets, and information

Flight

Direct
1h 26min

LGB
jetBlue · 1h 26min
SFO
jetBlue

jetBlue

Find tickets

Drive
East Los Angeles to Oakland

$36
, 8h 40min

Drive
East Los Angeles to Oakland

From East Los Angeles
To Oakland
$36
8h 40min


Schedules, tickets, and information

Drive

Direct
$36

8h 40min
East Los Angeles
8h 40min
Oakland

What is the best way to travel from East Los Angeles to Oakland?

There are 5 ways to travel from East Los Angeles to Oakland. 4 trains, 1 hyperloop, 4 buses, 4 flights and 1 driving option are possible between the two areas. The bus from Los Angeles to San Francisco is the cheapest and fastest. The train operated by Amtrak running from LAX to OKJ is the most convenient.

It's important to check each mode when booking your ticket so that you can find the best method for you. The cost of each type varies differently, so be sure to use Faretrotter to keep an eye out!

Do you recommend the bus or the train between East Los Angeles and Oakland?

There are several bus companies - Greyhound, BoltBus - scheduled to run from East Los Angeles to Oakland. Since there are multiple companies, this should increase your chances of finding a cheaper or discount bus ticket. One train provider, Amtrak, runs trains from East Los Angeles to Oakland. Because the bus is cheapest, we recommend taking the bus.

Find related trips

Bus Boyle Heights to BerkeleyHow to get from Los Angeles to San FranciscoCheapest way from South Gate to RichmondHow to get from Downey to Daly City

East Los Angeles airports, bus, and train stations

LAX Los Angeles Union Station Los Angeles
LGB Long Beach Long Beach
LAX Los Angeles Intl Los Angeles
BUR Bob Hope Burbank
GDL Glendale Amtrak Glendale

Oakland airports, bus, and train stations

OKJ Oakland Jack London Square Station Oakland
OAK Metropolitan Oakland Intl Oakland
EMY Emeryville Amtrak Emeryville
BKY Berkeley Amtrak Berkeley
SFO San Francisco Intl San Francisco

Faretrotter is a travel aggregation resource that gathers travel company amenities and statistics and compares modes of transportation between cities. Use Faretrotter to plan your next trip, or purchase a ticket your next city.

oneway