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The total driving distance from Las Vegas, NV to Los Angeles, CA is 270 miles or 435 kilometers.
Your trip begins in Las Vegas, Nevada. It ends in Los Angeles, California.
If you are planning a road trip, you might also want to calculate the total driving time from Las Vegas, NV to Los Angeles, CA so you can see when you'll arrive at your destination.
You can also calculate the cost of driving from Las Vegas, NV to Los Angeles, CA based on current local fuel prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.
If you're meeting a friend, you might be interested in finding the city that is halfway between Las Vegas, NV and Los Angeles, CA.
Planning to fly a plane instead? You might be more interested in calculating the straight line distance to fly from Las Vegas, NV to Los Angeles, CA.
It is not all desert when you drive the 270 miles from Las Vegas, NV to Los Angeles, CA. If you like to check out Joshua trees in the Mojave National Preserve, take a quick stop off I-15 to Cima Road to Cima and the Joshua Tree Forest. Here you are close to one of the largest and densest Joshua trees in the world.
Or stop at the halfway point at Barstow, CA, an important railway town in California. Stop by at the Route 66 Mother Road Museum or the Western American Railroad Museum (limited days). The McDonald’s in Barstow is worth a stop for those who like to dine in a refurbished train car. Besides McDonald’s, check out Barstow Station Ice Cream Shoppe, souvenir shops and candy shops.
Millions take road trips from Las Vegas, NV to Los Angeles, CA every year. This route has so much to offer with easy access to history, nature and shopping.
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