Los Angeles to Las Vegas Travel Information

Cheapest Way Flight — $38
Fastest Way Flight — 1h 0min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 32 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, flight and by car
Distance 229 miles
Travel Companies Alaska Airlines, jetBlue, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United, Virgin America, Multiple Airlines, Lux Bus America
Bus
$84 · 5h 45min · 32 lb of CO2
Los Angeles to Las Vegas
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Flight
$38 · 1h 0min · 90 lb of CO2
LAX to LAS
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Los Angeles to Las Vegas Flights

There are 4 airports — LAX, BUR, LGB, SNA — that make sense to fly out of from Los Angeles and 1 airports — LAS — to access Las Vegas. The best deals are usually found by flying out of LAX.

Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Virgin America, United, Alaska Airlines, jetBlue operate flights which can help you travel from Los Angeles to Las Vegas.

The cheapest way by air is via jetBlue and flies from Long Beach (LGB) to Mc Carran Intl (LAS). Virgin America flies from Long Beach (LGB) to Mc Carran Intl (LAS) and is the quickest flight to get you from Los Angeles to Las Vegas.Out of the 3 total modes of travel to Las Vegas from Los Angeles, a flight is the quickest method.
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Drive
$31 · 4h 8min · 47 lb of CO2
Los Angeles to Las Vegas

Drive from Los Angeles to Las Vegas

It's 229 miles between Los Angeles to Las Vegas. On a typical day, it might take between 4h 8min and 4h 21min from Los Angeles to Las Vegas under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 4h 33min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Las Vegas by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $30.

What is the best way to travel from Los Angeles to Las Vegas?

The are 9 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Los Angeles to Las Vegas. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the flight out of LGB towards LAS, as it is the cheapest to Las Vegas. It's common to find tickets for as low as $38. jetBlue operates from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, so you book your trip with them! The best time to book shorter flights is 2-3 weeks before your trip.

When to book trip from Los Angeles to Las Vegas?

On your trip from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

What's the cheapest way from Los Angeles to Las Vegas?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Los Angeles to Las Vegas is by flight. The flight costs $38 roughly and will take 1 hour 7 minutes.

How long does it take from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by car?

The total distance between Los Angeles and Las Vegas is 229 miles and will take you about 4 hours 8 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $31.

Travel companies on this route

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Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
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jetBlue jetBlue from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
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Southwest Airlines Southwest Airlines from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
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Spirit Airlines Spirit Airlines from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
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United United from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
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Virgin America Virgin America from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Bus
Lux Bus America