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

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Recommended option

Fly Los Angeles to Reno, bus, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Reno (RNO) LAX - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Truckee Depot
  3. Take the train from Truckee Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak

$192 - $459

Cheapest option

Fly Los Angeles to Sacramento, train, bus  •  6 h 55 min

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

$103 - $280

6 alternative options

Bus to Long Beach, fly to Sacramento, train, bus  •  10 h 6 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 train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St

$131 - $307

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA Southern CA-Northern CA
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Sacramento, CA to Auburn, CA 3640 / ...

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Los Angeles, CA to Fresno, CA
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Sacramento, CA to Auburn, CA

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Los Angeles, CA to Bakersfield, CA
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak

Train  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak California Zephyr

$153 - $345

Drive  •  7 h 37 min

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

$40 - $65

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, CA, Auburn, CA, and Nevada St at Amtrak Station in around 13 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, Sacramento Amtrak, and Colfax Amtrak in around 18 h 12 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Truckee Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Truckee Depot
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.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
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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento, CA to Auburn, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$16
Thruway Unreserved
$16
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Fresno, CA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fresno, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley?

The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Grass Valley is 633 km. The road distance is 715 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley?

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley?

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley is to fly and bus and train which takes 6 h 21 min and costs $190 - $460.

Is there a direct bus between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Grass Valley?

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, CA and Nevada St at Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 31 min.

How long does it take to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley?

It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Grass Valley, including transfers.