There are 9 ways to get from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City by train, taxi, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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

Train, taxi  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Needles Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take a taxi from Needles Amtrak to Lake Havasu City

$265 - $401

Cheapest option

Fly Los Angeles to Las Vegas, bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS) LAX - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$96 - $273

7 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angls Amtrak, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  2. Take the bus from MR Barney Kelley & E Buena Vista St to G St FS Quinn 200
  3. Take a taxi from G St FS Quinn to Lake Havasu City

$241 - $315

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City 301.5 miles

$29 - $45

Fly Burbank to Las Vegas, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Las Vegas (LAS) BUR - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$165 - $582

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Las Vegas, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Las Vegas (LAS) ONT - LAS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$185 - $609

Fly Los Angeles to Prescott, drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Prescott (PRC) LAX - PRC
  2. Drive from Prescott to Lake Havasu City

$110 - $277

Fly Long Beach to Las Vegas, bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Las Vegas (LAS) LGB - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$106 - $351

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Las Vegas, bus  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Las Vegas (LAS) SNA - LAS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$145 - $460

Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Lake Havasu City is 227 miles. The road distance is 301.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City without a car is to train and taxi which takes 7 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Las Vegas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Lake Havasu City is 1 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 12:17 AM in Los Angeles and 12:17 AM in Lake Havasu City.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City is 302 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to drive from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City.

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Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Las Vegas Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Lake Havasu City. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City.
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  • Distance: 227.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Lake Havasu City, AZ, USA?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City. However, you can take the train to Needles Amtrak then take the taxi to Lake Havasu City. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Barstow, Ca, take the walk to E Main St & Cal Ave, take the line 1 bus to E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct, take the walk to MR Barney Kelley & E Buena Vista St, take the bus to G St FS Quinn, then take the taxi to Lake Havasu City.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Los Angeles to Prescott
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
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 Needles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $340
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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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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
Hourly
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 MR Barney Kelley & E Buena Vista St to G St FS Quinn
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
vvta.org
Aloha Airport Express
Website
azaloha.com
Shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
azaloha.com
Commuter Services Shuttle
Website
commuterservices.net
Shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
commuterservices.net
Other operators
Taxi from Needles Amtrak to Lake Havasu City
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260

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