There are 7 ways to get from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station Antelope Valley Line / ...
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to LAX via FlyAway LAX FlyAway Bus

$11 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 780 bus, bus  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 780 bus from Central / Colorado to Hollywood / Vine 180/181 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hollywood to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal Hollywood to LAX

$10 - $12

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 25.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 25.2 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  38 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  38 min

  1. Take a town car from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport 25.2 miles

$120 - $180

Uber  •  38 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 25.2 miles

$29 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Central / Colorado and arriving at Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal via Hollywood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Glendale station to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Glendale station and arriving at LAX via FlyAway via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Glendale and Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 16 miles. The road distance is 25.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs $10 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX), including transfers.

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Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Central / Colorado station.

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Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Glendale station.

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The best way to get from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs $10 - $14. Alternatively, you can line 780 bus and bus, which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, arrive at Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal station.

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Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at LAX via FlyAway station.

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Map of how to get from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).
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  • Distance: 16.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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

You can take a train from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) via L. A. Union Station station in around 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) via Hollywood / Vine and Hollywood in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Central / Colorado to Hollywood / Vine
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Hollywood to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
lawa.org
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$29 - $40
Assist
$30 - $40
Español
$30 - $40
UberX
$30 - $40
WAV
$30 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $65
Select
$70 - $95
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$130 - $160
Lux
$150 - $190
Taxi from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport (LAX)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Glendale to Los Angeles Airport
Estimated price
$120 - $180

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