There are 8 ways to get from Union Station to Laughlin by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or tram

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  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Needles Amtrak Southwest Chief

$185 - $301

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Las Vegas Strip FlixBus
  2. Take the night bus from Las Vegas Strip to Bullhead City / Laughlin FlixBus

$16 - $32

6 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Laughlin 282.4 miles

$27 - $40

Fly from Los Angeles  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS) LAX - LAS

$75 - $253

Fly from Burbank  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Las Vegas (LAS) BUR - LAS

$144 - $562

Bus to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Station to Pomona Transit Center
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Las Vegas (LAS) ONT - LAS

$142 - $552

Train to Santa Ana, fly  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Las Vegas (LAS) SNA - LAS

$124 - $440

Tram to Long Beach, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Las Vegas (LAS) LGB - LAS

$85 - $331

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Laughlin is to bus and night bus which costs $15 - $35 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Laughlin is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to Laughlin. However, there are services departing from LA Downtown and arriving at Bullhead City / Laughlin via Las Vegas Strip. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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The distance between Union Station and Laughlin is 223 miles. The road distance is 282.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Union Station to Laughlin without a car is to train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs $180 - $310.

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Union Station to Laughlin, including transfers.

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Union Station to Laughlin bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from LA Downtown station.

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The best way to get from Union Station to Laughlin is to train which takes 6 h 47 min and costs $180 - $310. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $75 - $260 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Las Vegas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Union Station to Laughlin bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Bullhead City / Laughlin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to Laughlin is 282 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to drive from Union Station to Laughlin.

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Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Las Vegas Airport.

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Map of how to get from Union Station to Laughlin.
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  • Distance: 223.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and Laughlin, NV, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Union Station to Laughlin twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from Union Station to Laughlin every 30 minutes.

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 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Santa Ana to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Pacific Coast Hwy Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Las Vegas Strip
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Night bus from Las Vegas Strip to Bullhead City / Laughlin
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station to Pomona Transit Center
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org

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