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

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

Bus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, CA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$62 - $120

7 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Barstow
  2. Take the bus from E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct to G St FS Quinn 200
  3. Take a taxi from G St FS Quinn to Lake Havasu City

$234 - $297

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

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

$29 - $45

Fly from Los Angeles  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS) LAX - LAS

$96 - $273

Fly from Burbank  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Las Vegas (LAS) BUR - LAS

$165 - $582

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  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

$185 - $609

Tram to Long Beach, fly  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Las Vegas (LAS) LGB - LAS

$106 - $351

Train to Santa Ana, fly  •  8 h 56 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

$145 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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

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

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and four other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Lake Havasu City hourly.

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
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 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 8 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 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
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
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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
Once 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
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
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 - $24
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$10 - $16
Platinum
$16 - $22
Ejecutivo
$17 - $24
Victor Valley Transit Authority
Phone
(760) 948-3030
Email
Info@VVTA.org
Website
vvta.org
Bus from E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct 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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