Situated 15 miles south of Los Angeles, Gardena, California, has the advantages of a small town as well as those of a big city. These include travel options. Various bus tours are available from Gardena to Las Vegas.
Virtually all tours to Las Vegas from Gardena leave from nearby Los Angeles. Gardena has a comprehensive transit and road system that is connected to the larger Los Angeles system. Some trips also depart from Anaheim.
Some tour buses stop at historic sites, amusement parks and natural wonders. Most bus trips from California also include the Grand Canyon and the Nevada casinos.
Prices vary depending on length of trip time, type of coach and if accommodations and meals are included. As of early 2011, daytrips are in the $60 to $70 range and overnight trips -- anywhere from 2 to 4 days -- can be $220 to $440 depending on room type and departure point. Discounts apply to seniors, children, large groups and for advance booking.