There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley by plane, bus, train or car

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

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Fly Los Angeles to Sacramento, bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sacramento (SMF) LAX - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St

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Fly Los Angeles to San Jose, train  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose (SJC) LAX - SJC
  2. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak

$108 - $334

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Bus to Long Beach, fly to Sacramento, bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Downtown Long Beach Station
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Sacramento (SMF) LGB - SMF
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak

Bus, train  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Bakersfield
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA Southern CA-Northern CA
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Bus Flixbus USA  •  15 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Sacramento FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Train  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Davis Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Davis Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak Capitol Corridor

$113 - $283

Drive  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley 447.1 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St via Vignes St. & Cesar Chavez Ave., Los Angeles, CA, 65Th St & Sky Pkwy, Sacramento Amtrak and Nevada St at Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 24 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Grass Valley is 395 miles. The road distance is 447.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley without a car is to bus and train which takes 13 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley, including transfers.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley bus services, operated by Xe Do Hoang Transportation, depart from Los Angeles, CA station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley is to bus which takes 13 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 19 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Sacramento Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Auburn Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley is 447 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Sacramento Airport.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley.
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  • Distance: 395.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Vignes St. & Cesar Chavez Ave., Broadway & College St., Los Angeles, CA, Sacramento, CA, 65Th St & Sky Pkwy, 8Th St & H St, Sacramento Amtrak, Auburn Amtrak, and Nevada St at Amtrak Station in around 13 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley via L. A. Union Station station, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, Davis Amtrak, Auburn Amtrak, and Nevada St at Amtrak Station in around 19 h 6 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
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 Santa Clara Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Davis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$340 - $470
Train from Davis Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
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
Bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Nevada County Gold Country Stage
Phone
530.477.0103
Email
GoldCountryStage@co.nevada.ca.us
Website
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Downtown Long Beach Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Airport Valet Express
Website
airportvaletexpress.com
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
airportvaletexpress.com
2 weeks in advance
$44
1-6 days in advance
$64
Last minute reservation
$74
7-13 days in advance
$54
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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