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There are 9 ways to get from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert by bus, car, plane or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Boltbus, drive  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal Hollywood
  2. Drive from Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal to Mojave Desert

$27 - $41

8 alternative options

Bus Tufesa, drive  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Las Vegas @ Excalibur
  2. Drive from Silverado Ranch @ Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$58 - $77

Bus Megabus, drive  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, CA
  2. Drive from Silverado Ranch @ Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$34 - $55

Drive  •  3h 47m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert 213.4 miles

$20 - $30

Fly from Los Angeles, drive  •  4h 1m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS) LAX - LAS
  2. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$51 - $199

Fly from Burbank, drive  •  4h 5m

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Las Vegas (LAS) BUR - LAS
  2. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$122 - $518

Bus to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly, drive  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Spring St and 1st St E to Pomona Transit Center
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Las Vegas (LAS) ONT - LAS
  3. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$120 - $508

Fly from Long Beach, drive  •  5h 33m

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Las Vegas (LAS) LGB - LAS
  2. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$61 - $285

Train to Santa Ana, fly, drive  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Las Vegas (LAS) SNA - LAS
  3. Drive from Las Vegas to Mojave Desert

$102 - $396

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 47m.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Mojave Desert is 179 miles. The road distance is 213.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 6h 20m to get from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Mojave Desert is 213 miles. It takes approximately 3h 47m to drive from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert.
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  • Distance: 179 miles
  • Duration: 6h 20m

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Mojave Desert, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert. However, you can take the bus to Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal then take the drive to Mojave Desert. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Las Vegas @ Excalibur, take the bus to SSTT Bay 15, take the line 117 bus to Silverado Ranch @ Las Vegas, then take the drive to Mojave Desert.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49m
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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Las Vegas @ Excalibur
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
GotoBus
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Spring St and 1st St E to Pomona Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org

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