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

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Train  •  4 h 4 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 Moorpark station Ventura County Line

$16 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus, line 161 bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Victory / Woodley
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Canoga Station to Thousand Oaks Transit Center 161
  3. Take the bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Simi Town Center EB

$11 - $16

5 alternative options

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 38 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 Moorpark, CA 4591

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley 45.5 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley 45.5 miles

$4 - $7

Shuttle  •  1 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to Simi Valley

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  1 h

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Simi Valley 45.5 miles

$170 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley is to taxi which costs $190 - $230 and takes 1 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Simi Town Center EB via Los Angeles, CA and Moorpark Station EB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Simi Valley is 31 miles. The road distance is 45.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley without a car is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs $16 - $23.

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It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs $16 - $23. Alternatively, you can bus and Amtrak Thruway, which costs and takes 4 h 38 min.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Moorpark, CA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley is 45 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley.
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  • Distance: 31.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley via L. A. Union Station station, Moorpark station, and Moorpark Station EB in around 4 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Los Angeles, CA, Moorpark, CA, and Moorpark Station EB in around 4 h 38 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 Moorpark station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
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
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Victory / Woodley
Ave. Duration
45 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Moorpark, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Canoga Station to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Simi Town Center EB
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Other operators
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Simi Valley
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Simi Valley
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Simi Valley
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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