There are 8 ways to get from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Metrolink Trains, bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton station to L. A. Union Station station Orange County Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal Union Station

$15 - $20

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton station to L. A. Union Station station Orange County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to LAX via FlyAway LAX FlyAway Bus

$13 - $17

6 alternative options

Train Amtrak, bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal Union Station

$29 - $48

Line 43 bus, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 1 to Harbor-Katella 43 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Springhill Suites to Los Angeles Airport Hotels

$28 - $47

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 33.6 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 33.6 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  44 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport 33.6 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 1 and arriving at Los Angeles Airport via Springhill Suites. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fullerton station to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Fullerton station and arriving at LAX via FlyAway via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Fullerton and Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 28 miles. The road distance is 33.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs $14 - $20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX), including transfers.

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Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 1 station.

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Map of how to get from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).
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  • Distance: 28.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

You can take a train from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) via L. A. Union Station station in around 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) via Harbor-Katella and Springhill Suites in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Fullerton station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to LAX via FlyAway
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
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 Fullerton Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 1 to Harbor-Katella
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Disneyland Resort Express
Phone
(714) 978-8855
Email
anaheim.reservations@coachusa.com
Website
dre.coachusa.com
Bus from Springhill Suites to Los Angeles Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
dre.coachusa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport (LAX)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Fullerton to Los Angeles Airport
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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