There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel by train, bus, night bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station LAX FlyAway Bus
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$31 - $58

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 11 min

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

$16 - $75

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Downtown Long Beach Station LAX to Long Beach
  2. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9473 / ...

$24 - $46

Bus, night bus  •  3 h 15 min

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

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

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

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  1 h 11 min

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

$190 - $270

Questions & Answers

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

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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 1 h 11 min.

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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 Niguel-Crown Valley via Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd Se, Long Beach, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago and Paseo De Valencia-Calle De Los Caballeros. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel. However, there are services departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at San Juan Capistrano Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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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 2 h 47 min and costs $30 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min 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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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel.
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  • Distance: 50 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

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 and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak in around 2 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Laguna Niguel via Downtown Long Beach Station, Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd Se, L.B. Blvd. & 15Th Ne, Long Beach, Ca, Santa Ana, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 6, and Paseo De Valencia-Calle De Los Caballeros in around 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
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
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Long Beach, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Long Beach to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Laguna Niguel
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Laguna Niguel
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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