The driving distance from New York, New York to Los Angeles, California is:

2,789 miles / 4 488 km

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Driving distance from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA

The total driving distance from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA is 2,789 miles or 4 488 kilometers.

Your trip begins in New York, New York. It ends in Los Angeles, California.

If you are planning a road trip, you might also want to calculate the total driving time from New York, NY to Los Angeles, CA so you can see when you'll arrive at your destination.

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Los Angeles is known for its entertainment and nightlife. From Downtown LA to Sunset Strip, there are ample places to hang out for drinks, food, dance and comedy.

There is no lack of talent at the LA Comedy Club. According to the Hollywood Improv Comedy Club was the stage where Richard Pryor, Jay Leno, Bette Midler and Lily Tomlin gained their fame. You may be entertained by the next big name in Hollywood when you visit the Comedy Club at Universal CityWalk Hollywood or the Laugh Factory at Sunset Strip.

Most of the best bars in LA are in hotels, according to There are the wine bars, beer bars, cocktail bars, whiskey bars and more.

Some of the top clubs according to includes Club Nokia and the Conga Room at L.A. Live, Mayan Nightclub and The Edison in Downtown, and Lounge at Universal CityWalk Hollywood. Also, check out dance clubs like Avalon Hollywood, Sound Nightclub, King King Hollywood, Exchange LA and Belasco Theater. More info at

New York, New York

City: New York
State: New York
Country: United States
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Los Angeles, California

City: Los Angeles
State: California
Country: United States
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