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There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino by bus, train, subway, 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

Bus, line 744 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Victory / Woodley LAX to Orange
  2. Take the line 744 bus from Van Nuys / Orange Line to Ventura / Balboa 744

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Train, subway, line 750 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
  3. Take the line 750 bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Balboa 750

$3 - $5

6 alternative options

Bus, line 734 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Westwood LAX to Westwood
  2. Take the line 734 bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Sepulveda / Ventura 734 / ...

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino 19.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino 19.9 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  34 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  34 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Encino 19.9 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino 19.9 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Ventura / Balboa via Woodley Station and Van Nuys / Orange Line. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Encino is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino without a car is to bus and line 744 bus which takes 1 h 39 min and costs $10 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino, including transfers.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, depart from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Ventura / Balboa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino is 20 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino.

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There are 266+ hotels available in Encino. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino.
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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino via Victory / Woodley, Woodley Station, Van Nuys Station, and Van Nuys / Orange Line in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
LAX FlyAway
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Victory / Woodley
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
LAX FlyAway
Bus from LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Westwood
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
LAX FlyAway
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Van Nuys / Orange Line to Ventura / Balboa
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Balboa
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Sepulveda / Ventura
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Encino
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Encino
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Private
$110 - $160
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$23 - $35
Assist
$24 - $35
Español
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
WAV
$24 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $80
Black
$85 - $110
Black SUV
$100 - $140
Lux
$120 - $160
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Encino
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com

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