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

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Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angls Amtrak, Ca to Barstow, Ca 6014 / ...

$18 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus, line 3 bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Barstow Hollywood
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Lenwood Rd & Serrano to E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct 3

$12 - $22

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 38 min

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

$35 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Barstow 115.4 miles

$11 - $17

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Barstow. However, there are services departing from Los Angls Amtrak, Ca and arriving at E Main St & N 6th Ave via E Main St & Cal Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Barstow Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Barstow is 91 miles. The road distance is 115.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Barstow without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Los Angeles to Barstow, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Barstow bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angls Amtrak, Ca station.

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Los Angeles 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 to Barstow is to bus which takes 2 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 38 min.

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

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Los Angeles to Barstow train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Barstow Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Barstow.
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  • Distance: 91.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Barstow, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Barstow hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles 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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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
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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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Boltbus
Victor Valley Transit Authority
Phone
(760) 948-3030
Email
Info@VVTA.org
Website
vvta.org
Bus from Lenwood Rd & Serrano to E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
vvta.org

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Barstow is 115 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Los Angeles to Barstow.

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