There are 5 ways to get from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) by tram, train, bus, car or plane

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Tram, train Metrolink Trains  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the tram from Escondido Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center Sprinter
  2. Take the train from Oceanside station to L. A. Union Station station Orange County Line

$23 - $31

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Tram, train Amtrak  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the tram from Escondido Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center Sprinter
  2. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$38 - $73

Bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Escondido Transit Center to Broadway & Union St 235 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Long Beach, Ca 9454 / ...

$27 - $56

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 108.5 miles

$10 - $16

Bus, fly  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Escondido Transit Center to India St & C St
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX

$104 - $346

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Escondido Transit Center and arriving at Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal via San Diego, Ca, Long Beach / Anaheim and Downtown Long Beach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between Escondido and Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 96 miles. The road distance is 108.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) without a car is to tram and train which takes 4 h 41 min and costs $22 - $35.

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX), including transfers.

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Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by San Diego Metro Transit, depart from Escondido Transit Center station.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Long Beach, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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There are 2274+ hotels available in Los Angeles Airport (LAX). Prices start at $120 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).
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  • Distance: 95.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

What companies run services between Escondido, CA, USA and Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA?

You can take a bus from Escondido to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) via Broadway & Union St, San Diego, Ca, Long Beach, Ca, Long Beach / Anaheim, Broadway / Long Beach Layover, and Downtown Long Beach Station in around 5 h 18 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Tram from Escondido Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oceanside station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Bus from Escondido Transit Center to Broadway & Union St
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Escondido Transit Center to India St & C St
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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