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

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Train  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station LAX FlyAway Bus
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Laguna Niguel/ Mission Viejo station Orange County Line

$9 - $13

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Bus, train Metrolink Trains  •  3h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Laguna Niguel/ Mission Viejo station Orange County Line

$18 - $23

Bus, train via Santa Ana-Santiago  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner

$35 - $69

Bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel 56.3 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  1h 11m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to Laguna Niguel

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  1h 11m

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Laguna Niguel 56.3 miles

$190 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Crown Valley-Alicia via Los Angeles Union Station, Santa Ana-Santiago and Paseo De Valencia-Calle De Los Caballeros. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel station. However, there are services departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at Laguna Niguel/ Mission Viejo station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Laguna Niguel is 50 miles. The road distance is 56.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel without a car is to train which takes 2h 50m and costs $9 - $13.

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It takes approximately 2h 50m to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel, including transfers.

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

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel train services, operated by LAX FlyAway, depart from LAX via FlyAway station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel is to train which takes 2h 50m and costs $9 - $13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel.
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  • Distance: 50 miles
  • Duration: 2h 50m

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

You can take a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel via L. A. Union Station station in around 2h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Los Angeles Union Station, Santa Ana Amtrak Station, Santa Ana-Santiago, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 6, and Paseo De Valencia-Calle De Los Caballeros in around 4h 29m.

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
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
LAX FlyAway
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Laguna Niguel/ Mission Viejo station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
LAX FlyAway
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Laguna Niguel
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Laguna Niguel
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Private
$190 - $270

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Santa Ana Amtrak Station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Laguna Niguel/ Mission Viejo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel.

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There are 573+ hotels available in Laguna Niguel. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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