There are 11 ways to get from Las Vegas to Lake Forest by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Santa Ana, Ca 6029 / ...

$37 - $110

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Bus via San Bernardino, Ca  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca 6005 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 6029 / ...

$43 - $124

Bus Lux Bus America  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from California Hotel and Casino to Anaheim - GardenWalk Travel Center

$77 - $87

Bus, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Barstow, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Barstow, Ca to Victorville, Ca
  3. Take the train from Victorville Victor Valley Transit Center to Fullerton Transportation Center

$65 - $175

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to Lake Forest 272.1 miles

$26 - $40

Fly to Santa Ana  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Santa Ana (SNA) LAS - SNA

$78 - $350

Fly to Los Angeles, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Los Angeles (LAX) LAS - LAX
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Irvine Transportation Center

$75 - $249

Fly to San Diego, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to San Diego (SAN) LAS - SAN
  2. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Irvine Transportation Center

$81 - $319

Fly to Long Beach, bus, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Long Beach (LGB) LAS - LGB
  2. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
  3. Take the train from Anaheim Amtrak to Irvine Transportation Center

$72 - $332

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) LAS - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Irvine Transportation Center

$142 - $548

Fly to Burbank, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Burbank (BUR) LAS - BUR
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Irvine Transportation Center

$144 - $558

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Las Vegas to Lake Forest. However, there are services departing from California Hotel and Casino and arriving at Lake Forest-Serrano via Katella-Harbor and Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 8. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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The distance between Las Vegas and Lake Forest is 228 miles. The road distance is 272.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Lake Forest without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Las Vegas to Lake Forest, including transfers.

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Las Vegas to Lake Forest bus services, operated by Lux Bus America, depart from California Hotel and Casino station.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Lake Forest is to bus which takes 6 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Las Vegas Airport to Santa Ana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Las Vegas to Lake Forest bus services, operated by Lux Bus America, arrive at Anaheim - GardenWalk Travel Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Las Vegas to Lake Forest is 272 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to drive from Las Vegas to Lake Forest.

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Delta, JetSuiteX and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Las Vegas Airport to Santa Ana Airport.

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Map of how to get from Las Vegas to Lake Forest.
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  • Distance: 228.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and Lake Forest, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Las Vegas to Lake Forest hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, Delta and JetSuiteX fly from Las Vegas to Lake Forest hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Las Vegas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Las Vegas to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Las Vegas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Las Vegas to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Las Vegas to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Las Vegas to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $240
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Las Vegas to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $240
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Las Vegas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Las Vegas to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Victorville Victor Valley Transit Center to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Irvine Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Irvine Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Anaheim Amtrak to Irvine Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Anaheim-ARTIC station to Irvine station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Barstow, Ca to Victorville, Ca
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Long Beach, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Lux Bus America
Phone
+1 877-610-7870
Email
help@luxbusamerica.com
Website
luxbusamerica.com
Bus from California Hotel and Casino to Anaheim - GardenWalk Travel Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
luxbusamerica.com
Book at
reservations.luxbusamerica.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Long Beach to Anaheim
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org

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There are 451+ hotels available in Lake Forest. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Las Vegas Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs .

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