There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow by bus, train or car

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Barstow Station FlixBus

$13 - $25

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Los Angls Amtrak, Ca to Barstow, Ca 6014

$28 - $56

Train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Barstow Amtrak Southwest Chief

$41 - $93

Train, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Fontana station San Bernardino Line
  2. Take the bus from Orange Way & Sierra Ave to E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct 15

$19 - $25

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow 132.1 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at E Main St & N 6th Ave via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Los Angls Amtrak, Ca and E Main St & Cal Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow. However, there are services departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at Barstow Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Barstow is 104 miles. The road distance is 132.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 6 min and costs $13 - $25.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow, including transfers.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, depart from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow is to bus which takes 4 h 6 min and costs $13 - $25. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $95 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow.
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  • Distance: 103.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Barstow, CA, USA?

Flixbus USA operates a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 3 h 38 min.

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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Barstow Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Fontana station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Barstow Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
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 Los Angls Amtrak, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Victor Valley Transit Authority
Phone
(760) 948-3030
Email
Info@VVTA.org
Website
vvta.org
Bus from Orange Way & Sierra Ave to E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
vvta.org

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Barstow, Ca station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Barstow Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow is 132 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow.

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