There are 5 ways to get from San Diego to Laughlin by train, bus, shuttle, 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  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Needles Amtrak Southwest Chief

$210 - $365

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego to Las Vegas @ Excalibur Tufesa
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Laughlin, NV

$53 - $116

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Bullhead City

$59 - $143

Drive  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Laughlin 345.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Las Vegas (LAS) SAN - LAS

$76 - $307

What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Laughlin, NV, USA?

You can take a train from San Diego to Laughlin via Fullerton Transportation Center and Needles Amtrak in around 9 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Laughlin via San Bernardino, Ca and Las Vegas, Nv in around 9 h 44 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from San Diego to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Needles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Bullhead City
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from San Diego to Las Vegas @ Excalibur
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$21 - $30
Platinum
$30 - $45
Ejecutivo
$35 - $50
Aloha Airport Express
Website
azaloha.com
Shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Laughlin, NV
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
azaloha.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Diego to Laughlin?

The distance between San Diego and Laughlin is 363 km. The road distance is 552 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from San Diego to Laughlin?

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Laughlin is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Diego to Laughlin?

The quickest way to get from San Diego to Laughlin is to fly which takes 5 h 8 min and costs $75 - $310.

Is there a direct bus between San Diego and Laughlin?

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Laughlin. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Bullhead City via San Bernardino, Ca and Las Vegas, Nv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 44 min.

How long does it take to get from San Diego to Laughlin?

It takes approximately 9 h 24 min to get from San Diego to Laughlin, including transfers.