There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Airport, CA to Santa Barbara, CA Lax
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Lompoc Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Lompoc-Surf Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$81 - $148

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc 151.4 miles

$14 - $22

Fly to San Luis Obispo County Apt, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) LAX - SBP
  2. Take the bus from Transit Center to Mission Plaza

Fly to Santa Barbara, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Santa Barbara (SBA) LAX - SBA
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Lompoc Amtrak

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Lompoc is 127 miles. The road distance is 151.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Airport, CA and arriving at Lompoc Amtrak via Cabrillo & Ninos and Santa Barbara Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc.
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  • Distance: 127.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc via Santa Barbara, CA, Cabrillo & Ninos, Cabrillo & State, and Santa Barbara Amtrak in around 5 h 18 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Lompoc-Surf Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Santa Barbara Airbus
Website
sbairbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Airport, CA to Santa Barbara, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
sbairbus.com
Santa Maria Area Transit
Website
cityofsantamaria.org
Bus from Transit Center to Mission Plaza
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
breezebus.com

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