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

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Train  •  29 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center Pacific Surfliner / ...

$6 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus Metro Los Angeles  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from 5th / Los Angeles to Fullerton Park and Ride 460

$4 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus Amtrak  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Fullerton 26.3 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Fullerton 26.3 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Fullerton is to train which costs $6 - $40 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Fullerton is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Fullerton Transportation Center. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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

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There are 532+ hotels available in Fullerton. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Los Angeles to Fullerton bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Santa Ana station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Fullerton.
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  • Distance: 22.3 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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, Amtrak operates a bus from Los Angeles to Fullerton once daily, and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
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
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Fullerton station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Los Angeles to Fullerton Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
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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