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There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc by bus, train, car or plane

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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

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Train  •  5 h 39 min

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

$81 - $148

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Train, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Lompoc Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

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 33 min

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

Fly to Santa Barbara, bus  •  5 h 46 min

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

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

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 18 min and costs .

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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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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc bus services, operated by Santa Barbara Airbus, depart from Los Angeles Airport, CA station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc is to bus which takes 5 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $80 - $150 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to San Luis Obispo County Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lompoc Amtrak station.

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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 50 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Train operators
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 Amtrak to Lompoc-Surf Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $230
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
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 Santa Barbara Amtrak to Lompoc Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Santa Maria Area Transit
Website
cityofsantamaria.org
Bus from Transit Center to Vandenberg Village
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
breezebus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc is 151 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Lompoc.

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United Airlines offers flights from Los Angeles Airport to San Luis Obispo County Apt Airport.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Lompoc. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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