There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Solvang by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Airport, CA to Santa Barbara, CA Lax
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Solvang, CA 4784

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Solvang, CA 4784

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Solvang 131.1 miles

$12 - $19

Fly to Santa Barbara, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Santa Barbara (SBA) LAX - SBA
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Solvang, CA

Fly to San Luis Obispo County Apt, bus  •  4 h 32 min

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

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Solvang is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Solvang is to drive which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $12 - $19.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Solvang is 175 km. The road distance is 210 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Solvang, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Solvang. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Airport, CA and arriving at Solvang, CA via Cabrillo & Ninos and Santa Barbara, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 31 min.

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Solvang via Santa Barbara, CA, Cabrillo & Ninos, Cabrillo & State, and Santa Barbara, CA in around 4 h 31 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
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
Santa Maria Area Transit
Website
cityofsantamaria.org
Bus from Transit Center to Solvang
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
breezebus.com

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