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There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner

$52 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus, line 35 bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand / 5th to Fullerton Park and Ride 460
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 10 to Brookhurst-Slater 35

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Train, line 70 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station Orange County Line
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Tustin Metrolink Station-Dock 3 to Edinger-Las Flores 70

$10 - $18

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley 35.1 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley 35.1 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley is to taxi which costs $180 - $230 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley. However, there are services departing from Grand / 5th and arriving at Brookhurst-Slater via Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 10. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Fountain Valley is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Fountain Valley bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Grand / 5th station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley is to train which takes 58 min and costs $50 - $80. Alternatively, you can bus and line 35 bus, which costs $3 - $10 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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Los Angeles to Fountain Valley bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Brookhurst-Slater station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Fountain Valley is 35 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley.

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  • Distance: 29.1 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Fountain Valley, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley every 2 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $45 and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley via Fullerton Park and Ride and Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 10 in around 3 h 17 min.

Train operators
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 Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Tustin Metrolink Station-Dock 3 to Edinger-Las Flores
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 10 to Brookhurst-Slater
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Grand / 5th to Fullerton Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Taxi from Los Angeles to Fountain Valley
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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