There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City by plane, tram, train, bus or car

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Fly from Los Angeles  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Reno (RNO) LAX - RNO

$166 - $418

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Bus  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Reno FlixBus

$117 - $155

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Tram to Long Beach, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Reno (RNO) LGB - RNO

$164 - $354

Train, bus  •  12 h 26 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 Hot Springs & Retail/Walmart-Carson City

$123 - $191

Drive  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Virginia City 456.3 miles

$40 - $65

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

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City is to fly which costs $160 - $420 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Virginia City is 374 miles. The road distance is 456.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 26 min and costs $120 - $200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City is to fly which takes 3 h 16 min and costs $160 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $160 and takes 13 h.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Virginia City is 456 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 17 min to drive from Los Angeles to Virginia City.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Reno Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Virginia City. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Virginia City.
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  • Distance: 373.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

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, Flixbus USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Virginia City twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 12 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
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
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
estransit.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Reno
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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