• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes by plane, train, bus 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  •  2h 57m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) LAX - MMH

$122 - $385

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
  3. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot

$48 - $83

2 alternative options

Train, bus Mammoth Luxury Express Bus  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the bus from Palmdale, CA to Mammoth Mountain, CA

$85 - $281

Drive  •  5h 26m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes 310.6 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 26m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes is to fly which costs $120 - $390 and takes 2h 57m.

More details

The distance between Los Angeles and Mammoth Lakes is 253 miles. The road distance is 310.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 21m and costs $80 - $290.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 57m to get from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes is 311 miles. It takes approximately 5h 26m to drive from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes.

Get driving directions

United Airlines offers flights from Los Angeles Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport.

Search flights

There are 960+ hotels available in Mammoth Lakes. Prices start at $229 USD per night.

More details

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

More details

Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 252.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 57m

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

United Airlines flies from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes once daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Mammoth Luxury Express Bus
Website
mammothexpressbus.com
Bus from Palmdale, CA to Mammoth Mountain, CA
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Schedules at
mammothexpressbus.com
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
estransit.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.