There are 7 ways to get from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train, bus Mammoth Luxury Express Bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from San Bernardino-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 - $298

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Night bus, bus  •  15 h 23 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 Mammoth Lakes Park & Ride

$54 - $110

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Bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to El Monte, Ca 9611 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Redondo Beach, CA - Park and Ride to Mammoth Mountain, CA

$76 - $280

Train, bus via Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from San Bernardino-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

Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes 291.8 miles

$28 - $45

Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) ONT - MMH

$226 - $982

Train to Los Angeles, fly  •  5 h 35 min

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

$134 - $409

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The cheapest way to get from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes. However, there are services departing from San Bernardino, Ca and arriving at Mammoth Lakes Park & Ride via Amtrak/Greyhound Station and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 23 min.

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The distance between San Bernardino and Mammoth Lakes is 263 miles. The road distance is 291.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 2 min and costs $90 - $300.

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It takes approximately 10 h 2 min to get from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes, including transfers.

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San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Bernardino, Ca station.

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The best way to get from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes is to bus which takes 10 h 12 min and costs $75 - $280. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $220 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ontario/San Bernardino Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 24 min and has one stopover.

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San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes bus services, operated by Yosemite Area Regional Transportation, arrive at Mammoth Lakes Park & Ride station.

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Map of how to get from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes.
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  • Distance: 263.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 2 min

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

You can take a bus from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes via El Monte, Ca, El Monte Station - Upper Level, Harbor Transitway / Harbor Fwy Station, Harbor Freeway Station, Redondo Beach Station, Redondo Beach, CA - Park and Ride, Mammoth Mountain, CA, and The Village / Minaret St in around 10 h 12 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes twice daily.

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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
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
Bus from Redondo Beach, CA - Park and Ride to Mammoth Mountain, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Schedules at
mammothexpressbus.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 San Bernardino, Ca to El Monte, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
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
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
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 Mammoth Lakes Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Summer schedules at
Yarts

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Yes, the driving distance between San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes is 292 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to drive from San Bernardino to Mammoth Lakes.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Ontario/San Bernardino Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport.

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There are 981+ hotels available in Mammoth Lakes. Prices start at $120 USD per night.

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