There are 9 ways to get from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City by plane, train, bus, taxi, shuttle 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 from Sacramento  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Las Vegas (LAS) SMF - LAS

$172 - $467

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Train to Oakland, fly  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Las Vegas (LAS) OAK - LAS

$136 - $454

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Train to Stockton, fly  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station
  2. Fly from Stockton (SCK) to Las Vegas (LAS) SCK - LAS

$153 - $394

Train to San Jose, fly  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Las Vegas (LAS) SJC - LAS

$156 - $472

Bus, taxi  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  3. Take the bus from E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct to G St FS Quinn 200
  4. Take a taxi from G St FS Quinn to Lake Havasu City

$277 - $414

Train, bus, taxi  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Barstow Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Barstow, Ca to Victorville, Ca
  4. Take the train from Victorville Victor Valley Transit Center to Needles Amtrak
  5. Take a taxi from Needles Amtrak to Lake Havasu City

Bus  •  18 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Las Vegas, NV
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$145 - $209

Train, taxi  •  22 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Needles Amtrak
  3. Take a taxi from Needles Amtrak to Lake Havasu City

$347 - $634

Drive  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City 596.5 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 10 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City is to fly which costs $170 - $470 and takes 7 h 12 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Lake Havasu City is 491 miles. The road distance is 596.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 14 h 26 min and costs $270 - $420.

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It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sacramento Airport to Las Vegas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Lake Havasu City is 1 h ahead of Sacramento. It is currently 3:07 AM in Sacramento and 3:07 AM in Lake Havasu City.

Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Lake Havasu City is 596 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 5 min to drive from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City.

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Frontier Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Sacramento Airport to Las Vegas Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Lake Havasu City. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City.
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  • Distance: 491.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 12 min

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

Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines and United Airlines fly from Sacramento to Lake Havasu City hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Sacramento to Las Vegas via Burbank
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Stockton to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sacramento to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Victorville Victor Valley Transit Center to Needles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Needles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $340
Bus operators
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.

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 Sacramento, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Fresno, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from Barstow, Ca to Victorville, Ca
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Victor Valley Transit Authority
Phone
(760) 948-3030
Email
Info@VVTA.org
Website
vvta.org
Bus from E Buena Vista St & MR Barney Keller Ct to G St FS Quinn
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
vvta.org
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Barstow Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Las Vegas, NV
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
Aloha Airport Express
Website
azaloha.com
Shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
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
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
commuterservices.net
Other operators
Taxi from G St FS Quinn to Lake Havasu City
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sacramento Airport is to bus which takes 12 min and costs $2.

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