Furnace Creek travel guide

Furnace Creek Tourism | Furnace Creek Guide

You're Going to Love Furnace Creek

With a population of 24, Furnace Creek is a must-see destination in California, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Furnace Creek to see all of its attractions.

When to visit Furnace Creek

Furnace Creek in June
Estimated hotel price
C$ 195
1 night at 3-star hotel
Furnace Creek in June
Estimated hotel price
C$ 195
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Furnace Creek in July, when the average temperature is 38 °C, and the highest can go up to 46 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 4 °C, with an average temperature of 11 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in February, when precipitation is around 178 mm. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Furnace Creek, with an average rainfall of 7 mm.

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How to Get to Furnace Creek

Plane

Although Furnace Creek doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Las Vegas McCarran Airport (LAS), which is located 99 miles from Furnace Creek. Airlines that fly from Canada to Furnace Creek include Air France, Delta and WestJet. The shortest flight to Furnace Creek from Canada departs from Calgary and takes around 2h 47m.

Car

Another option to get to Furnace Creek is to pick up a car rental from Los Angeles, which is about 185 miles from Furnace Creek. You’ll find branches of Priceless and Dollar, among others, in Los Angeles.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Furnace Creek, including LuxXpress, FlixBus and Greyhound. From East Los Angeles, the bus ride to Furnace Creek takes 260 miles and will cost you around C$ 123. From Phoenix, the ticket costs about C$ 120 for a journey of 380 miles.

Plane

Although Furnace Creek doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Las Vegas McCarran Airport (LAS), which is located 99 miles from Furnace Creek. Airlines that fly from Canada to Furnace Creek include Air France, Delta and WestJet. The shortest flight to Furnace Creek from Canada departs from Calgary and takes around 2h 47m.

Car

Another option to get to Furnace Creek is to pick up a car rental from Los Angeles, which is about 185 miles from Furnace Creek. You’ll find branches of Priceless and Dollar, among others, in Los Angeles.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Furnace Creek, including LuxXpress, FlixBus and Greyhound. From East Los Angeles, the bus ride to Furnace Creek takes 260 miles and will cost you around C$ 123. From Phoenix, the ticket costs about C$ 120 for a journey of 380 miles.

Airports near Furnace Creek

Airlines serving Furnace Creek

Lufthansa
Good (4,680 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
SWISS
Good (945 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,747 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,178 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,443 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,602 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,103 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,941 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,364 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,213 reviews)
LOT
Good (665 reviews)
Finnair
Good (771 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (928 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (848 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,929 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Furnace Creek

Renting a car in Furnace Creek

Expect to pay C$ 1.39 per litre in Furnace Creek (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.58 and C$ 22.11.

Expect to pay C$ 1.39 per litre in Furnace Creek (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.58 and C$ 22.11.