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

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

Bus, train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. LAX to Union Station
  2. Antelope Valley Line

$16 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus, line 234 bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. LAX to Westwood
  2. 234

$10 - $13

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. 30.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  46 min

  1. 30.2 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. 30.2 miles

$130 - $190

Shuttle  •  46 min

$16 - $75

Uber  •  46 min

  1. 30.2 miles

$35 - $50

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar via Westwood and Wilshire / Veteran in around 3 h 14 min.

Train operators
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 LAX Terminal #4 to Westwood
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
lawa.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Borden / Polk
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $50
uberASSIST
$40 - $50
uberESPAÑOL
$40 - $50
uberX
$40 - $50
WAV
$40 - $50
uberXL
$55 - $75
UberSELECT
$85 - $110
UberBLACK
$120 - $160
UberSUV
$150 - $190
UberLUX
$170 - $220
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
http://www.weho.org/
Website
weho.org
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
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Sylmar
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Sylmar
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Sylmar is 41 km. The road distance is 48 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar. However, there are services departing from LAX Terminal #4 and arriving at Borden / Polk via Wilshire / Veteran. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Sylmar, including transfers.