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There are 3 ways to get from Los Angeles to Placentia by train, 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

$21 - $40

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Placentia 29.4 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Placentia 29.4 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Placentia is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Placentia is to train which costs $21 - $40 and takes 29 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 every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Placentia is 25 miles. The road distance is 29.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Placentia without a car is to train which takes 29 min and costs $21 - $40.

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

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Los Angeles to Placentia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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Los Angeles to Placentia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fullerton Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Placentia is 29 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Los Angeles to Placentia.

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  • Distance: 24.9 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Placentia every 2 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 29 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 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
Other operators
Taxi from Los Angeles to Placentia
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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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