When traveling from Los Angeles to London which way are you traveling?
1380 kph west
== == No, you do not need a passport. You do need a valid ID though. Any state issued ID is good with a photo, like a drivers liscense.
On an airplane.
The cost of airplane tickets were quite expensive in 1980. The cost of traveling for Atlanta to Los Angeles roundtrip was about $600. That would make the equivalent cost today at about $1,100.
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Washington - Los Angeles Metro station - was created in 1990.
From the southern border of Washington state to Los Angeles is about 960 miles.