There are 9 ways to get from Santa Monica to Las Vegas by bus, plane, tram, train, night bus 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.

Recommended option

Bus to Los Angeles, fly  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilshire / 14th to Wilshire / Veteran
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS) LAX - LAS

$51 - $208

Cheapest option

Line 704 bus, bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 704 bus from Santa Monica / Lincoln to Patsaouras Transit Plaza 704
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA, LA Downtown to Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas Downtown FlixBus

$12 - $22

7 alternative options

Tram to Burbank, fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Las Vegas (LAS) BUR - LAS

$121 - $517

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Pico Station
  2. Take the tram from Pico Station to Del Amo Station
  3. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  4. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Las Vegas (LAS) LGB - LAS

$58 - $282

Tram, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  3. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Las Vegas (LAS) ONT - LAS

$140 - $547

Line 720 bus, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 720 bus from 5th / Santa Monica to 7th / Decatur 720
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6012 / ...

$32 - $82

Train, bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino-Downtown station San Bernardino Line
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6012 / ...

$43 - $85

Night bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6034

$33 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Santa Monica to Las Vegas 287.7 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Monica to Las Vegas is to line 704 bus and bus which costs $11 - $23 and takes 7 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Monica to Las Vegas is to bus and fly which takes 3 h 59 min and costs $50 - $210.

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The distance between Santa Monica and Las Vegas is 388 km. The road distance is 460 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Santa Monica to Las Vegas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Monica to Las Vegas. However, there are services departing from 5th / Santa Monica and arriving at Las Vegas, Nv via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 8 min.

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What companies run services between Santa Monica, CA, USA and Las Vegas, NV, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Monica to Las Vegas via 7th / Decatur and Los Angeles, Ca in around 7 h 8 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Pico Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Pico Station to Del Amo Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Amtrak
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / 14th to Wilshire / Veteran
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Santa Monica to 7th / Decatur
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Santa Monica / Lincoln to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Wilshire Eb & 14Th Ns to Wilshire Eb & Veteran Ns
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
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
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA, LA Downtown to Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas Downtown
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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