Directions from Los Angeles to Fullerton

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Recommended option

Train  •  29 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner / ...

$7 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. 460

$4 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. 26.3 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  30 min

  1. 26.3 miles

$2 - $4

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

Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Fullerton every 2 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 29 min. Metrolink Trains also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Los Angeles to Fullerton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Hill to Fullerton Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Taxi from Los Angeles to Fullerton
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
United 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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Fullerton is 36 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Fullerton is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Fullerton is to train which takes 29 min and costs $7 - $40.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Fullerton Transportation Center. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Fullerton. However, there are services departing from 5th / Hill and arriving at Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 4 via Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

The train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center takes 29 min including transfers and departs hourly.