There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station LAX FlyAway Bus
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Newhall station Antelope Valley Line

$13 - $18

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Newhall station Antelope Valley Line

$16 - $20

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Clarita, CA 5818

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita 36.7 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita 36.7 miles

$3 - $6

Shuttle  •  53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Clarita

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Clarita 36.7 miles

$150 - $210

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita 36.7 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Santa Clarita, CA via Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita station. However, there are services departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at Newhall station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Santa Clarita is 32 miles. The road distance is 36.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita without a car is to train which takes 2 h 27 min and costs $13 - $18.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita.
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  • Distance: 32.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita via L. A. Union Station station in around 2 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita via Patsaouras Transit Plaza and Los Angeles, CA in around 2 h 49 min.

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
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Newhall station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Clarita, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$40 - $55
Assist
$40 - $55
Español
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberXL
$70 - $90
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$140 - $190
Black SUV
$180 - $230
Lux
$200 - $260
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Santa Clarita
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Clarita
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Clarita
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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