Portland to Los Angeles

Cheapest

Carpool

Cheapest $86

Quickest

Flight

Quickest 6h 48min

Most Convenient

Train

Most Convenient

There are 1 train company operating 2 routes - Coast Starlight, Pacific Surfliner from Portland to Los Angeles. The cheapest train costs $164 and is 18h 58min.

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What is the best way to travel from Portland to Los Angeles?

There are 4 ways to travel from Portland to Los Angeles. 4 buses, 4 trains, 4 flights and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The by car from Portland to Los Angeles is the cheapest. The flight from PDX to BUR is the fastest. The train operated by Amtrak running from PDX to LAX is the most convenient.

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Bus from Portland to Los Angeles from $100

Bus
Portland to Los Angeles
$100
1d 2h 9min
Portland
1d 2h 9min · Bus
Los Angeles

Train from PDX Portland to LAX Los Angeles from $164 with Amtrak

Train
PDX to LAX
$164
18h 58min
PDX
18h 58min · Train Coast Starlight
LAX

Flight from PDX Portland to LAX Los Angeles from $342

Flight
PDX to LAX
$342
6h 51min
PDX
6h 51min · Flight
LAX

Bus from Portland to El Monte from $100

Bus
Portland to El Monte
$100
1d 2h 13min
Portland
1d 2h 13min · Bus
El Monte

Train from PDX Portland to GDL Glendale from $172 with Amtrak

Train
PDX to GDL
$172
20h 4min
PDX
16h 26min · Train Coast Starlight
SLO
3h 37min · Train Pacific Surfliner
GDL

Flight from PDX Portland to BUR Burbank from $339

Flight
PDX to BUR
$339
6h 48min
PDX
6h 48min · Flight
BUR

Bus from Portland to San Fernando from $98

Bus
Portland to San Fernando
$98
1d 1h 36min
Portland
1d 1h 36min · Bus
San Fernando
Flight
PDX to LGB
$344
6h 53min
PDX
6h 53min · Flight
LGB
Train
VAN to LAX
$165
19h 8min
VAN
19h 8min · Train Coast Starlight
LAX
Bus
Portland to Long Beach
$102
1d 2h 46min
Portland
1d 2h 46min · Bus
Long Beach
Train
PDX to BUR
$171
19h 54min
PDX
16h 26min · Train Coast Starlight
SLO
3h 27min · Train Pacific Surfliner
BUR
Flight
PDX to SNA
$346
6h 55min
PDX
6h 55min · Flight
SNA
Drive
Portland to Los Angeles
$87
20h 38min
Portland
20h 38min · Drive
Los Angeles