There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Tehachapi by bus, train, 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  •  5 h 30 min

  1. 6834 / ...
  2. 100 / ...

$30 - $65

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  2 h 17 min

$16 - $75

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Antelope Valley Line
  2. 100

$22 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. 121.2 miles

$11 - $18

Towncar  •  2 h 17 min

  1. 121.2 miles

$340 - $470

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Tehachapi via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Spring & 7th, 6th / Broadway, 7th / Decatur, Los Angeles, Ca, Bakersfield, Ca, and Greyhound/18th St. in around 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Greyhound/18th St. to K-Mart/Mulberry St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to K-Mart/Mulberry St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Orange Belt Stages
Website
orangebelt.com
Bus from Bakersfield, CA to Tehachapi
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
orangebelt.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Tehachapi
Estimated price
$340 - $470
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Tehachapi
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Tehachapi is 132 km. The road distance is 194 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Tehachapi is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Tehachapi is to drive which takes 2 h 17 min and costs $11 - $18.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Tehachapi. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at K-Mart/Mulberry St. via Patsaouras Transit Plaza, 6th / Broadway, Los Angeles, Ca and Greyhound/18th St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Tehachapi, including transfers.