There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Los Angeles  •  2 h 57 min

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

$124 - $396

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  3. Take the bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Shilo Inn

$47 - $95

4 alternative options

Fly from Burbank  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) BUR - MMH

$83 - $485

Train, bus Mammoth Luxury Express Bus  •  7 h 4 min

  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

$84 - $280

Train, bus ESTA  •  8 h 43 min

  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

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  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 5 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes is to fly which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $80 - $490.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Mammoth Lakes is 405 km. The road distance is 497 km.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Shilo Inn via Amtrak/Greyhound Station and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 3 min.

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

Alaska Airlines, Inc. flies from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes via Fresno, Ca, Amtrak/Greyhound Station, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 13 h 3 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
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
3 h 55 min
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
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
estransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Shilo Inn
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Summer schedules at
Yarts

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