There are 6 ways to get from San Diego to Laughlin 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  •  9 h 22 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, night bus  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego to Las Vegas @ Circus Circus Tufesa
  2. Take the night bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Bullhead City FlixBus

$27 - $68

4 alternative options

Bus  •  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 to Las Vegas  •  5 h 3 min

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

$76 - $308

Fly to Bullhead City  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Bullhead City (IFP) SAN - IFP

$153 - $804

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Laughlin is to fly which costs $150 - $850 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between San Diego and Laughlin is 227 miles. The road distance is 345.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 22 min to get from San Diego to Laughlin, including transfers.

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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.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Laughlin.
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  • Distance: 226.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 22 min

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 22 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 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Elite Airways
Website
res.eliteairways.net
Flights from San Diego to Bullhead City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Bullhead City via San Jose, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Bullhead City via Las Vegas, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Bullhead City via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Bullhead City via Salt Lake City, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Bullhead City via Sacramento, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
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
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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 31 min
Frequency
Once 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
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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 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 @ Circus Circus
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 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
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Bullhead City
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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