There are 7 ways to get from Riverside to Mammoth Lakes by train, bus, night bus, 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

Train, bus Mammoth Luxury Express Bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station
  3. Take the bus from Palmdale, CA to Mammoth Mountain, CA

$90 - $289

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
  3. Take the bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
  4. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot

$54 - $91

5 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Barstow, CA to Mojave
  3. Take the bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
  4. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot

$62 - $111

Night bus, bus  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Take the night bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  3. Take the bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Shilo Inn

$54 - $120

Drive  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Riverside to Mammoth Lakes 304.4 miles

$29 - $45

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to Downtown Pomona station
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) ONT - MMH

$232 - $989

Train to Los Angeles, fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) LAX - MMH

$134 - $409

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riverside to Mammoth Lakes is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riverside to Mammoth Lakes is to train and fly which costs $130 - $410 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Riverside and Mammoth Lakes is 271 miles. The road distance is 304.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 49 min to get from Riverside to Mammoth Lakes, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riverside to Mammoth Lakes. However, there are services departing from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat and arriving at Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot via Sbx- E St @ Rialto Nb Ns, San Bernardino, Ca, Barstow, CA, Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy and Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 18 min.

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

You can take a bus from Riverside to Mammoth Lakes via San Bernardino Transit Center, Sbx- E St @ Rialto Nb Ns, Sbx- E St @ Court Nb Ns, San Bernardino, Ca, Barstow, Ca, Barstow, CA, Mojave, Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy, and Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street in around 11 h 18 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to Downtown Pomona station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Mammoth Luxury Express Bus
Website
mammothexpressbus.com
Bus from Palmdale, CA to Mammoth Mountain, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Schedules at
mammothexpressbus.com
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 Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
estransit.com
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Night bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Orange Belt Stages
Website
orangebelt.com
Bus from Barstow, CA to Mojave
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
orangebelt.com
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Shilo Inn
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Summer schedules at
Yarts

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