There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Mount Whitney by plane, 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

Fly, bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) LAX - MMH
  2. Take the bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
  3. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Lone Pine - McDonald's 601 S. Main Street

$167 - $454

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Lone Pine - McDonald's 601 S. Main Street 395-Mammoth Lakes-Lancaster

$69 - $104

2 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. 100
  3. Take the bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy to Lone Pine - McDonald's 601 S. Main Street

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Mount Whitney 230.6 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Mount Whitney is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Mount Whitney is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Mount Whitney is 183 miles. The road distance is 230.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Mount Whitney, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Mount Whitney via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, Bakersfield Amtrak, Carl's Jr. - Inyo St., Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy, and Lone Pine - McDonald's 601 S. Main Street in around 10 h 51 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Lone Pine - McDonald's 601 S. Main Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Lone Pine - McDonald's 601 S. Main Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy to Lone Pine - McDonald's 601 S. Main Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
estransit.com
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield, CA to Mojave, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org

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