There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow by bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 31 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 Angeles to Barstow

$20 - $36

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 31 min

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

$44 - $95

Train, bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Fontana station
  2. Take the bus from Orange Way & Sierra Ave to Lorene-7th Dock 9 15
  3. Take the bus from Lorene-7th Dock 9 to E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct 15

$20 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

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

$12 - $19

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Spring & 7th, and Los Angeles in around 4 h 31 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 41 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Barstow Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 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
Bus operators
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
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Barstow
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$10 - $15
Platinum
$16 - $21
Ejecutivo
$16 - $23
Victor Valley Transit Authority
Phone
(760) 948-3030
Email
Info@VVTA.org
Website
vvta.org
Bus from Orange Way & Sierra Ave to Lorene-7th Dock 9
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
vvta.org
Bus from Lorene-7th Dock 9 to E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
vvta.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Barstow is 166 km. The road distance is 211 km.

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.

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

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 Barstow via Patsaouras Transit Plaza and Los Angeles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Barstow, including transfers.