There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles to Big Bear Lake 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 Greyhound USA  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca 9612 / ...
  2. Take the bus from E St & Court St to Sandalwood Dr 5

$18 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus via Montclair Trans Center  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Spring St and 1st St E to Montclair Transit Center 699 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rialto & F St. to Sandalwood Dr 5

$8 - $22

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino Depot station San Bernardino Line
  2. Take the bus from Metrolink Station to Sandalwood Dr 5

$15 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Big Bear Lake 99.5 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Big Bear Lake is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Big Bear Lake is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Big Bear Lake is 78 miles. The road distance is 99.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Los Angeles to Big Bear Lake, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Big Bear Lake. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Pine Knot Ave & Village Dr via E St & Court St and Sandalwood Dr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Big Bear Lake, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Big Bear Lake via San Bernardino, Ca, E St & Court St, and Sandalwood Dr in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Mountain Transit
Phone
+1 909-878-5200
Website
mountaintransit.org
Bus from E St & Court St to Sandalwood Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
mountaintransit.org
Bus from Metrolink Station to Sandalwood Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
mountaintransit.org
Bus from Rialto & F St. to Sandalwood Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
mountaintransit.org
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Spring St and 1st St E to Montclair Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org

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