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There are 5 ways to get from Ontario to Lake Havasu City by train, taxi, bus, shuttle, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot to Needles Amtrak Southwest Chief
  2. Take a taxi from Needles Amtrak to Lake Havasu City

$263 - $391

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Ontario to Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal Hollywood
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$74 - $109

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Orange Way & Sierra Ave to Lorene-7th Dock 9 15
  2. Take the bus from Lorene-7th Dock 9 to G St FS Quinn 200
  3. Take a taxi from G St FS Quinn to Lake Havasu City

$226 - $278

Drive  •  4h 31m

  1. Drive from Ontario to Lake Havasu City 265.7 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, bus  •  6h 54m

  1. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Las Vegas (LAS) ONT - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$162 - $567

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The cheapest way to get from Ontario to Lake Havasu City is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Ontario to Lake Havasu City is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 31m.

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The distance between Ontario and Lake Havasu City is 193 miles. The road distance is 265.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ontario to Lake Havasu City without a car is to train and taxi which takes 7h 59m and costs $260 - $400.

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It takes approximately 7h 59m to get from Ontario to Lake Havasu City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ontario/San Bernardino Airport to Las Vegas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Lake Havasu City is 1h ahead of Ontario. It is currently 11:37 AM in Ontario and 12:37 PM in Lake Havasu City.

Yes, the driving distance between Ontario to Lake Havasu City is 266 miles. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Ontario to Lake Havasu City.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Ontario/San Bernardino Airport to Las Vegas Airport.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Lake Havasu City. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ontario to Lake Havasu City.
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  • Distance: 193.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 59m

What companies run services between Ontario, CA, USA and Lake Havasu City, AZ, USA?

There is no direct connection from Ontario to Lake Havasu City. However, you can take the line 85 bus to Montclair Trans Center, take the walk to Montclair station, take the train to San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot, take the train to Needles Amtrak, then take the taxi to Lake Havasu City. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ontario to Lake Havasu City via Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal, SSTT Bay 18, McCarran Airport @ McCarran Airport, and Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV in around 8h 44m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
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 San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot to Needles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Ontario to Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
boltbus.com
Aloha Airport Express
Website
azaloha.com
Shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
azaloha.com
Commuter Services Shuttle
Website
commuterservices.net
Shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
commuterservices.net
Victor Valley Transit Authority
Phone
(760) 948-3030
Email
Info@VVTA.org
Website
vvta.org
Bus from Orange Way & Sierra Ave to Lorene-7th Dock 9
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
vvta.org
Bus from Lorene-7th Dock 9 to G St FS Quinn
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
vvta.org
Other operators
Taxi from Needles Amtrak to Lake Havasu City
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$210 - $260

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The best way to get from Ontario to Ontario/San Bernardino Airport is to line 61 bus which takes 9m and costs $2.

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