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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station Orange County Line

$8 - $11

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Anaheim, Ca 9489 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Harvard 53x / ...

$12 - $27

Bus Metro Los Angeles  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from 5th / Spring to Disneyland 460
  2. Take the bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Paseo Westpark 53x / ...

$9 - $14

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Irvine 42.5 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Irvine 42.5 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Irvine is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Irvine is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs $220 - $270.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Irvine is 58 km. The road distance is 68 km.

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The train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station takes 1 h 1 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Irvine. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Main-Harvard via Artic - Dock 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from L. A. Union Station station and arriving at Tustin station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

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

Metrolink Trains operates a train from Los Angeles to Irvine every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Irvine via Anaheim, Ca and Artic - Dock 1 in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Harvard
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Paseo Westpark
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Spring to Disneyland
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Taxi from Los Angeles to Irvine
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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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