Getting To Mammoth Lakes, CA

Mammoth Lakes, California is a remote area in the Eastern Sierra Mountains with a population of 8,000 and an altitude of 8,050 feet. It is located just 45 minutes from the Yosemite National Park and 3 hours from Death Valley National Park. Although Mammoth Lakes is remote, it is a full-service community with two grocery stores, a hospital, shopping, dining, and trendy bars.

It’s easy to get to Mammoth Lakes with quick flights from major cities and the airport is only 10 minutes away from town!

Drive Map (Flights are now connecting to Mammoth Lakes and Bishop)

Getting to Mammoth Lakes

Via the Airport. The Mammoth Yosemite Airport is only 10 minutes from town and is one of the most popular and convenient options for getting to Mammoth Lakes with nonstop flights from LAX year-round and seasonal flights from other airports. Check out the latest flight schedule.

Via the Scenic Route. Driving is a popular option during the summer season, with scenic 5-hour routes that take you through the mountainous landscape of the Mojave Desert, Owens Valley, glacial lake beds, and Yosemite National Park. The scenic drive alone is worth taking a vacation to Mammoth Lakes!

For additional information on how to get to Mammoth Lakes and what to do while you are here, log onto the official website for visitor information, Visit Mammoth.

Getting to 1849 Mountain Rentals & Around Mammoth Lakes

Airport Shuttle

Mammoth All Weather Shuttle (MAWS) is our preferred partner in Mammoth Lakes. They offer shuttle service from the airport as well as point-to-point transportation, and limousine services for special events.

Sightseeing Tours

Our preferred partner, Mammoth All Weather Shuttle or MAWS, offers 3 sightseeing tour packages.

Reservation includes complimentary pick-up and drop-off, park entrance fees, snacks, and drinks.

Photo Credit: Josh Wray

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