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Bus Trip Information: Las Vegas to Los Angeles

There are 45 intercity buses per day from Las Vegas to Los Angeles. Traveling by bus from Las Vegas to Los Angeles usually takes around 6 hours and 5 minutes, but the fastest Tufesa Internacional bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance228 mi (368 km)
Shortest duration4h 15m
Cheapest price$9.93
Trips per day40
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Bus lines4

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Las Vegas to Los Angeles

(Based on 35 ratings and reviews)




December 15, 2021- Visiting family

Tufesa Internacional

Pros: smooth sailing...friendly driver fast also haahhaha. Cons: Restrooms can be provided in the bus. Tips: Try Tufesa bus it is a nice experience.



February 26, 2020- Solo travel

Windstar Lines

Pros: It was good. Cons: Nothing. Tips: No.



January 3, 2020- Solo travel


Pros: -. Cons: -. Tips: -.


Jasmeet Kaur

January 2, 2020- Visiting family


Pros: Driver behavior. Cons: Should be own bus terminals. Tips: Go n enjoy.



December 15, 2019- Vacation


Pros: The low price and the smooth, safe travel. Cons: Assistance with bags? Not necessary tho. Tips: N/a.

Las Vegas to Los Angeles Route Map

Las Vegas Los Angeles

From the neon lights of Las Vegas, the bus route quickly enters California’s deserts, with most buses cutting directly between Death Valley National Park and the Mojave National Preserve. From your seat, you’ll see dry and flat Southwestern vistas for most of the drive until entering the lively Los Angeles metropolitan area, which welcomes travelers with palm trees and ocean breezes.

How much is a bus ticket from Las Vegas to Los Angeles?

Bus tickets for a trip from Las Vegas to Los Angeles cost $31.50 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date


If you're planning to travel by bus from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in the next month, the average ticket price is expected to range from $32 to $55. The cheapest bus tickets available in the next few weeks are for trips departing on October 5, 2023.

If you’re looking to travel to Los Angeles this week, bus tickets are available starting at $32.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for this route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $35 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches


Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices closer to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. To find the cheapest bus tickets, book your trip at least 28 days in advance. This way, you can save up to $29.97 on your bus ticket compared to booking last-minute.

What bus companies travel from Las Vegas to Los Angeles?

There are 4 bus lines from Las Vegas to Los Angeles available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 39 daily trips, FlixBus US usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US395h 52m$39.44
Greyhound110h 55m$104.05
Las Vegas Shuttles44h 33m$50.27
Tufesa Internacional35h 1m$47.12
  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 39 trips per day from Las Vegas to Los Angeles, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 1 bus trips from Las Vegas to Los Angeles every day, with the average journey taking around 10 hours and 55 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Los Angeles usually start from $81.

  • Book Las Vegas Shuttles from Las Vegas to Los Angeles from $49. There are 4 trips per day offered by Las Vegas Shuttles from Las Vegas to Los Angeles and you can expect on average to pay for a Las Vegas Shuttles ticket to Los Angeles. In Las Vegas, Las Vegas Shuttles departs to Los Angeles from Las Vegas North Eastern Ave . In Los Angeles, Las Vegas Shuttles arrives at Los Angeles East 7th St .

    An average trip on Las Vegas Shuttles from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4 hours and 33 minutes , while the fastest available Las Vegas Shuttles trip will get you to Los Angeles in 4 hours and 15 minutes .

    On weekends, Las Vegas Shuttles offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Los Angeles.

  • Tufesa Internacional is the international brand of one of the largest ground transportation providers in Mexico, Tufesa. The carrier offers daily bus trips to and from several cities in the Southwestern United States, including cross-border trips between the U.S. and Mexico. On average, Tufesa Internacional runs 3 from Las Vegas to Los Angeles, with prices starting from $46. The carrier’s fleet features modern coaches equipped with state-of-the-art technology and amenities, such as onboard restrooms, reclining seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and a digital entertainment system.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, Megabus does go to Los Angeles. Megabus makes 4 daily trips to Los Angeles from Las Vegas, and you can expect to pay about $21 for a one-way ticket.
The drive from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes just over 4 hours. Most of the trip is through the desert, with some low mountains as you get nearer to LA, including the Cajon Pass about an hour away from LA.
The nearest major city to Las Vegas is San Bernardino, California, which is about a 225-mile drive away.

If you ride with Greyhound, FlixBus US, or Tufesa to Los Angeles, you can bring one carry-on item and one larger bag to stow. This is a pretty standard baggage allowance for most bus companies. For more baggage information, including dimension and weight restrictions, check out our complete guide to bus luggage policies.

Most bus companies, including the ones which run from Las Vegas to Los Angeles, do not allow pets on board. The only exceptions are for service animals, in which case it’s best to contact the carrier to let them know ahead of time.

Taking the bus from Vegas to LA is a comfortable ride thanks to WiFi, air conditioning, and power outlets to charge your phone or device right from your seat. Buses are also equipped with an on-board restroom, just in case you had one too many drinks before leaving Sin City.

Different bus carriers also have some additional amenities, like the movies and games you can access from Greyhound’s WiFi on the bus, or the extra legroom you’ll enjoy on FlixBus US.

Once you arrive in LA by bus, getting around is easy via rideshare apps such as Uber and Lyft. Los Angeles is known for its nightmarish traffic, so you’ll save yourself a headache if you avoid driving.

Los Angeles’ Metro system includes subways, light-rail, buses, and shuttles to make exploring the city accessible, even if you’re traveling without a car. Public transit rides start at $1.75, and connect all of Los Angeles, from Pasadena and Hollywood to Culver City and Long Beach.

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

The bus takes an average of 6 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 228 miles from Las Vegas to Los Angeles. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 15 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Buses from Las Vegas to Los Angeles are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your bus tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Las Vegas to Los Angeles, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 45 scheduled buses that travel from Las Vegas to Los Angeles every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 40 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Las Vegas to Los Angeles; ticket prices start at $89.55.

City Information

Las Vegas

People say that Las Vegas is a Disneyland for adults and they have a point – with more than 50 casinos and dozens of nightclubs in the Strip area alone, Vegas is the place where you can let loose and have some good old fun.

Why travel the globe when you can see some of the most iconic landmarks in the world right there next to each other on the Las Vegas Strip? Just by walking down the street, you can visit the Eiffel Tower (at the Paris Hotel), check out the Statue of Liberty (at the New York-New York Hotel & Casino), or go for a gondola ride down the canals of Venice (at the Venetian Resort).

Yes, the many gambling opportunities attract millions of visitors to Sin City every year, but it’s the unique shows and concert residencies that have made Las Vegas one of the key entertainment destinations in the world. While you can certainly relax by the pool during the day, Vegas is definitely not a vacation destination if you’re looking for peace and quiet. When you’re in Las Vegas, you better be ready to hit the town, and if you’re lucky – the jackpot!

Los Angeles

Los Angeles is the undisputed world capital of the entertainment business. Because of that, the City of Angels is where you will find some of the most iconic landmarks of the film and music industries, including the world-famous Walk of Fame and Dolby Theatre (home of the Academy Awards) on Hollywood Boulevard, the easily recognizable Capitol Records building at Hollywood & Vine, and the LA Live complex in Downtown Los Angeles.

The best part of LA is that it has something to offer for people of all interests: outdoor enthusiasts can hike up to the Hollywood sign, fashion aficionados can go shopping in Beverly Hills, art lovers can check out the prominent Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) in the Miracle Mile district, and those looking for a fun night out can go bar-hopping in West Hollywood. Are you a Pokémon GO addict? Well then this is the place for you because LA is the best city to catch the rarest Pokémon in the U.S.. And if you want to want to experience the famed golden coast of Southern California for yourself, head west to Santa Monica and Venice for a refreshing dip in the Pacific Ocean.

With one of the biggest airports on the West Coast and several bus and train stops across the county, Los Angeles makes it easy to travel elsewhere in California, visit the neighboring Nevada, Arizona and Mexico, or take a flight to pretty much any other part of the world.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Las Vegas?

Main departure station: 3200 S Las Vegas Blvd

Buses to Los Angeles leave from 4 stations in Las Vegas.

All bus stations in Las Vegas:

  • 3200 S Las Vegas Blvd

  • Downtown Grand (Premium Xpress)

  • 931 W Owens Ave #135

  • Las Vegas North Eastern Ave

Where does the bus arrive in Los Angeles?

Main arrival station: Downtown - Vignes Lot

Buses arrive in Los Angeles at 10 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

All bus stations in Los Angeles:

  • Downtown - Vignes Lot

  • 800 N Alameda St

  • USC - 3492 S Hope St

  • 592 Gayley Ave

  • 1658 N Orange Drive

  • San Fernando Bus Station

  • North Hollywood Bus Station

  • 611 Maple Ave

  • Los Angeles East 7th St

  • Los Angeles Un Station Arrival

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