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

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Train  •  2 h 9 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 Sylmar/San Fernando station Antelope Valley Line

$6 - $9

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Bus, line 234 bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Westwood LAX to Westwood
  2. Take the line 234 bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Borden / Polk 234

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar 30.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar 30.2 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  46 min

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

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Sylmar 30.2 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar 30.2 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar. However, there are services departing from LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop and arriving at Borden / Polk via Wilshire / Veteran. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar station. However, there are services departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at Sylmar/San Fernando station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Sylmar is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar without a car is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $6 - $9.

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar, including transfers.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, depart from LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar train services, operated by LAX FlyAway, depart from LAX via FlyAway station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $6 - $9. Alternatively, you can bus and line 234 bus, which costs $9 - $13 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar.
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  • Distance: 25.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar via L. A. Union Station station in around 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar via Westwood and Wilshire / Veteran in around 3 h 22 min.

Train operators
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
LAX FlyAway
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Sylmar/San Fernando station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Bus from LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Westwood
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
LAX FlyAway
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Borden / Polk
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Sylmar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Sylmar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Private
$130 - $190
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$30 - $45
Assist
$35 - $45
Español
$35 - $45
UberX
$35 - $45
WAV
$35 - $45
UberXL
$55 - $75
Select
$85 - $110
Black
$120 - $160
Black SUV
$150 - $190
Lux
$170 - $220
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Borden / Polk station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Sylmar/San Fernando station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar is 30 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar.

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