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There are 8 ways to get from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura by bus, train, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Mammoth Mountain, CA to Palmdale, CA
  2. Take the train from Palmdale station to Glendale station
  3. Take the train from Glendale Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak

$144 - $166

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Bishop  •  11h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
  2. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy
  3. Take the train from Lancaster station to Glendale station
  4. Take the train from Glendale Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak

$73 - $121

6 alternative options

Bus  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Mammoth Mountain, CA to Pasadena park and ride
  2. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Ventura FlixBus

$102 - $112

Bus via Bakersfield  •  11h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
  2. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy
  3. Take the bus from Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. to Bakersfield Amtrak 100
  4. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to Ventura Amtrak

Bus, train via Fresno  •  15h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Mammoth Lakes Park & Ride to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  2. Take the bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Amtrak/Greyhound Station
  3. Take the train from Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to Ventura Amtrak

Drive  •  5h 56m

  1. Drive from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura 331.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Santa Barbara, bus  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Mammoth Lakes (MMH) to Santa Barbara (SBA) MMH - SBA
  2. Take the bus from Hollister and Kellogg EB to Santa Clara and Oak EB

$146 - $633

Fly to Los Angeles, train  •  5h 28m

  1. Fly from Mammoth Lakes (MMH) to Los Angeles (LAX) MMH - LAX
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak

$153 - $439

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The cheapest way to get from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura is to fly and train which costs $150 - $440 and takes 5h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura. However, there are services departing from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot and arriving at Ventura Amtrak via Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street, Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. and Bakersfield Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 42m.

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The distance between Mammoth Lakes and Ventura is 235 miles. The road distance is 331.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 23m and costs $140 - $170.

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It takes approximately 9h 23m to get from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura, including transfers.

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Mammoth Lakes to Ventura bus services, operated by Eastern Sierra Transit Authority, depart from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot station.

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There is no direct flight from Mammoth Lakes Airport to Santa Barbara Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 18m and has one stopover.

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Mammoth Lakes to Ventura bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Ventura Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mammoth Lakes to Ventura is 332 miles. It takes approximately 5h 56m to drive from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura.

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  • Distance: 234.6 miles
  • Duration: 9h 23m

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

You can take a bus from Mammoth Lakes to Ventura via Pasadena park and ride, San Gabriel / La Tierra, Westlake / Wilshire, Westlake / MacArthur Park Station, Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, and LA Downtown in around 11h 13m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Mammoth Lakes to Santa Barbara via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Mammoth Lakes to Santa Barbara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Mammoth Lakes to Santa Barbara via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Mammoth Lakes to Santa Barbara via Los Angeles, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Mammoth Lakes to Santa Barbara via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Mammoth Lakes to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Palmdale station to Glendale station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Metrolink Trains
Train from Lancaster station to Glendale station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
Metrolink Trains
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 Glendale Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Mammoth Luxury Express Bus
Website
mammothexpressbus.com
Bus from Mammoth Mountain, CA to Palmdale, CA
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
mammothexpressbus.com
Bus from Mammoth Mountain, CA to Pasadena park and ride
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
mammothexpressbus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Ventura
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Kern Transit
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Mojave Amtrak Bus Stop to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Mammoth Lakes Park & Ride to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Amtrak/Greyhound Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Hollister and Kellogg EB to Santa Clara and Oak EB
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission

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United Airlines offers flights from Mammoth Lakes Airport to Santa Barbara Airport.

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There are 152+ hotels available in Ventura. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mammoth Lakes to Mammoth Lakes Airport is to taxi which takes 12m and costs $23 - $28.

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