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

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Train  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station Antelope Valley Line

$20 - $25

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Shuttle  •  1h 10m

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

$16 - $75

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Palmdale, Ca 6306 / ...

$24 - $35

Drive  •  1h 10m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale 67.3 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  1h 10m

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Palmdale 67.3 miles

$220 - $300

Uber  •  1h 10m

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale 67.3 miles

$70 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale. However, there are services departing from Lax and arriving at Palmdale, Ca via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, 7th / Main and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 44m.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Palmdale is 47 miles. The road distance is 67.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale without a car is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs $19 - $26.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale, including transfers.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs $19 - $26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3h 44m.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Palmdale, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale.
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  • Distance: 47.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 34m

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

Metrolink Trains operates a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 2h 4m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 1h 40m.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
Metrolink Trains
Bus operators
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 Los Angeles, Ca to Palmdale, Ca
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Palmdale
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Palmdale
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$220 - $300
Private
$220 - $300
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Palmdale
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$70 - $85
Assist
$75 - $85
Español
$75 - $85
UberX
$75 - $85
WAV
$75 - $85
UberXL
$130 - $160
Select
$180 - $210
Black
$260 - $300
Black SUV
$330 - $370
Lux
$400 - $450

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There are 54+ hotels available in Palmdale. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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