Explore 5 ways to travel

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Recommended option

Fly from Los Angeles  •  3 h 30 min

  1. LAX - RNO

$169 - $420

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 24 min

$122 - $190

5 alternative options

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly  •  4 h 51 min

  1. LGB - RNO

$166 - $356

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 25 min

  1. 1446
  2. 8308 / ...

$154 - $264

Train  •  20 h 11 min

  1. Coast Starlight
  2. California Zephyr

$207 - $429

Bus Mammoth Luxury Express Bus  •  23 h 18 min

  1. 460

$138 - $364

Drive  •  8 h 17 min

  1. 456.3 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Virginia City, NV, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Virginia City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Virginia City via Sacramento, Ca and Reno, Nv in around 11 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
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 Hot Springs & Retail/Walmart-Carson City
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Hot Springs & Retail/Walmart-Carson City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
estransit.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Hill to Fullerton Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Mammoth Luxury Express Bus
Website
mammothexpressbus.com
Bus from Fullerton, CA - Park and Ride to Mammoth Mountain, CA
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Schedules at
mammothexpressbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Virginia City is 598 km. The road distance is 730 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 8 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City is to fly which takes 3 h 30 min and costs $160 - $420.

It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City, including transfers.