How to get from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert

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Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  6 h 10 min

$16 - $49

6 alternative options

Train, night train, drive  •  11 h 32 min

$92 - $216

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. 213.4 miles

$20 - $30

Fly from Los Angeles, drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. LAX - LAS

$56 - $211

Fly from Burbank, drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. BUR - LAS

$124 - $520

Fly from Long Beach, drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. LGB - LAS

$61 - $285

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly, drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. ONT - LAS

$142 - $545

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, CA then take the drive to Mojave Desert. Alternatively, you can take the train to Kingman Amtrak, take the night train to Laughlin Amtrak, then take the drive to Mojave Desert.

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 Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas via San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
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
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
United Airlines
Website
united.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 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Kingman Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Night train from Kingman Amtrak to Laughlin Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Mojave Desert is 286 km. The road distance is 342 km.

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

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

It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Los Angeles to Mojave Desert, including transfers.