There are 5 ways to get from Union Station to Laguna Beach by train, taxi, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner

$59 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h

  1. 577
  2. 1

$4 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 83 bus, line 89 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. 83
  2. 89

$27 - $55

Bus via LAX Terminal 1 Upper Level FlyAway Stop  •  4 h 32 min

  1. LAX FlyAway-LAX2LB / ...
  2. 1

$13 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 57.2 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and Laguna Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Union Station to Laguna Beach via El Monte Station - Upper Level, El Monte Station - Lower Level, Channel / 7th, and 7Th-Channel in around 4 h.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
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
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Santa Ana-Santiago to Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 6
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 to Laguna Beach Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Ocean
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Station - Lower Level to Channel / 7th
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Lax
Website
laxflyaway.org
Bus from LAX Terminal 1 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Downtown Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
laxflyaway.org
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from LAX Terminal #1 to Downtown Long Beach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Other operators
Taxi from Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak to Laguna Beach
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Station and Laguna Beach is 71 km. The road distance is 92 km.

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Laguna Beach is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Union Station to Laguna Beach is to drive which takes 1 h 2 min and costs $5 - $9.

No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to Laguna Beach. However, there are services departing from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station and arriving at Coast-Ocean via El Monte Station - Lower Level and 7Th-Channel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Union Station to Laguna Beach, including transfers.