There are 6 ways to get from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) by plane, bus, night bus or car

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

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Fly to Los Angeles  •  1 h 30 min

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

$75 - $300

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the night bus from Reno to LA Downtown FlixBus

$31 - $56

4 alternative options

Fly to Long Beach, bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Long Beach (LGB) RNO - LGB
  2. Take the bus from Downtown Long Beach Station to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal

$88 - $244

Bus Mammoth Luxury Express Bus  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot 395-Lone Pine-Reno
  2. Take the bus from Mammoth Mountain, CA to Redondo Beach, CA - Park and Ride

$88 - $300

Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Truckee Depot - Arrive
  2. Take the bus from Truckee, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca

$114 - $202

Drive  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 476 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Reno Tahoe International Airport and arriving at Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal via Truckee, Ca, Sacramento, Ca, 7th / Decatur and Westwood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 54 min.

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The distance between Reno Airport (RNO) and Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 394 miles. The road distance is 476 miles.

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The best way to get from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to fly from Reno (RNO) to Los Angeles (LAX), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Reno station.

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The best way to get from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to fly which takes 1 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Reno Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at LA Downtown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 476 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 38 min to drive from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).

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

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Map of how to get from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).
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  • Distance: 393.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between Reno Airport (RNO), USA and Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reno Airport (RNO) to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) via Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot, The Village / Canyon Blvd, Mammoth Mountain, CA, Redondo Beach, CA - Park and Ride, Redondo Beach Station, Aviation / LAX Station, and Aviation Nb & Imperial Fs in around 11 h 11 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Reno to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Reno to Los Angeles via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Reno to Los Angeles via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Reno to Long Beach via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Reno to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reno to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Flights from Reno to Long Beach via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Downtown Long Beach Station to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
estransit.com
Mammoth Luxury Express Bus
Website
mammothexpressbus.com
Bus from Mammoth Mountain, CA to Redondo Beach, CA - Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Schedules at
mammothexpressbus.com
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Truckee Depot - Arrive
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Truckee, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Reno to LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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