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cheapest petrol

I'll be driving from Lake Havasu to Laughlin as part of a longer trip.

Is it cheapest to fill up with petrol in Arizona, California or Nevada ?

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Gasprizes in Arizona tend to be lower but not much difference for prices in Lake Havasu City (Az), Laughlin (Nv) or Needles (Ca).

Average gasprices for Arizona: $ 2.60, California: $ 2.80 and Nevada: $ 2.75. Regular unleaded. But you can find lower prices down to $ 2.40 in many Az locations. It pays to go away from interstates if you can. Prices in the NP's can be much higher and prices vary by the day. And prices always are much lower than in Europe. Lowest price nationwide is $ 2,06 right now but probably not in the West. Maybe locals can give you some specific locations for bargains. Prices in the mentioned area's (LHC, Needles and Laughlin) are around $ 2,50.


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Here's a great website to search for lowest gas prices by city and state.


Generally Arizona prices are lower than California. I don't know about Nevada. On my drives from Arizona to California I often stop at the Pilot gas station at I-40 and AZ-95. This is near Lake Havasu. I definitely recommend NOT buying gas in Needles, California. Every time I go through there, the prices are outrageous.

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Another way to look at this. If the price difference per gallon is 20 cents, one could theoretically save $2 on an average fill-up. I wouldn't drive aound looking for lower prices to save $2 unless there was a more dramatic difference.

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im from northern california and have made the trip to lake havasu 4 times across the mojave desert. NEVER fill up in the mojave desert (california) if you do not have to. Like a previous poster mentioned the pilot at i40 and az95 is an excellent place to fill up. The fasttrip near the london bridge in lake havasu city also normally has excellent gas prices.

Nevada is cheaper than california in most cases too.

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