There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits by bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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 20 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from LAX Terminal #4 to Westwood LAX to Westwood
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Wilshire / Spaulding 20

$10 - $13

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits 10.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits 10.9 miles

$1 - $2

Towncar  •  28 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to La Brea Tar Pits 10.9 miles

$90 - $130

Shuttle  •  28 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to La Brea Tar Pits

$16 - $75

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits 10.9 miles

$14 - $20

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and La Brea Tar Pits, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits via Westwood, Wilshire / Veteran, and Wilshire / Spaulding in around 1 h 46 min.

Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from LAX Terminal #4 to Westwood
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
lawa.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Wilshire / Spaulding
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$14 - $20
uberASSIST
$16 - $21
uberESPAÑOL
$16 - $21
uberX
$16 - $21
WAV
$16 - $21
uberXL
$22 - $29
UberSELECT
$35 - $50
UberBLACK
$50 - $65
UberSUV
$65 - $85
UberLUX
$75 - $95
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
http://www.weho.org/
Website
weho.org
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
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to La Brea Tar Pits
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to La Brea Tar Pits
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and La Brea Tar Pits is 14 km. The road distance is 17 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs $50 - $65.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits. However, there are services departing from LAX Terminal #4 and arriving at Wilshire / Spaulding via Wilshire / Veteran. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to La Brea Tar Pits, including transfers.