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

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Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station LAX FlyAway Bus
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$27 - $60

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Shuttle  •  1 h 24 min

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

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$36 - $70

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h 53 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 Ventura, CA 4591

Bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza LAX to Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura 69.8 miles

$6 - $10

Towncar  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Ventura 69.8 miles

$220 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Ventura, CA via Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura. However, there are services departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at Ventura Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Ventura is 56 miles. The road distance is 69.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura without a car is to train which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $27 - $60.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura, including transfers.

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

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura 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 Ventura is to train which takes 3 h 21 min and costs $27 - $60. Alternatively, you can bus and Amtrak Thruway, which costs and takes 3 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura.
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  • Distance: 56 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura via L. A. Union Station station and Los Angeles Union Station in around 3 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura via Patsaouras Transit Plaza and Los Angeles, CA in around 3 h 53 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
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
LAX FlyAway
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Ventura, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Ventura
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Ventura
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Private
$220 - $310

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

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Ventura Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura is 70 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ventura.

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There are 192+ hotels available in Ventura. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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