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

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station LAX FlyAway Bus

$6 - $8

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Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station / ...

$1 - $11

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Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo 18.4 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo 18.4 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to Little Tokyo

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Little Tokyo 18.4 miles

$110 - $160

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo 18.4 miles

$22 - $29

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Patsaouras Transit Plaza. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at L. A. Union Station station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Little Tokyo is 12 miles. The road distance is 18.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs .

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The train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, depart from LAX via FlyAway station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo is to train which takes 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 44 min.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, arrive at Patsaouras Transit Plaza station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at L. A. Union Station station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

Metrolink Trains operates a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, LAX FlyAway operates a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 44 min. Metro Los Angeles also services this route 3 times a day.

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
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Website
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
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / Century to Judge John Aiso / 1st
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$22 - $29
Assist
$23 - $30
Español
$23 - $30
UberX
$23 - $30
WAV
$23 - $30
UberXL
$35 - $50
Select
$55 - $75
Black
$75 - $100
Black SUV
$95 - $130
Lux
$110 - $150
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
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
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Little Tokyo
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Little Tokyo
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo is 18 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Little Tokyo.

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