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

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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Line 3 bus, line 534 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 to 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs 3 / ...
  2. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch 534

$2 - $5

6 alternative options

Bus, line 2 bus, line 534 bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Westwood
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Wilshire Wb & Veteran Ns to 4Th Sb & Santa Monica Place 2 / ...
  3. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch 534

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu 21.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu 21.8 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  44 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to Malibu

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  44 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Malibu 21.8 miles

$110 - $170

Uber  •  44 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu 21.8 miles

$25 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu. However, there are services departing from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 and arriving at Civic Center / Stuart Ranch via 5th / Colorado. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Malibu is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu without a car is to line 3 bus and line 534 bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu, including transfers.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu bus services, operated by Big Blue Bus, depart from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Civic Center / Stuart Ranch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu is 22 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu.

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There are 111+ hotels available in Malibu. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu via 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs and 5th / Colorado in around 1 h 50 min.

Bus operators
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 to 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Wilshire Wb & Veteran Ns to 4Th Sb & Santa Monica Place
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Westwood
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
lawa.org
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$25 - $35
Assist
$27 - $35
Español
$27 - $35
UberX
$27 - $35
WAV
$27 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Select
$65 - $85
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Lux
$130 - $170
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Malibu
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$95 - $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
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Malibu
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Malibu
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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