Ground transportation - Los Angeles airport
LAX Shuttle Bus
The free LAX shuttle bus connects passengers to all terminals, the transportation services and park-and-ride lots.
The LAX FlyAway non-stop service (Tel +1 714 507 1170 / 310 834 1002) connects each terminal with Van Nuys and Union Station (downtown Los Angeles). The trip to the city centre takes 35 min. and the fare is USD9.75.
There are several public services with destinations within Los Angeles and the surroundings. L.A. Metro (Lax Station), Culver City bus, Santa Monica Big Blue Bus, Torrance Transit and Beach Cities Transit. Bus stops are located in the City Bus Center, and passengers can get there by a courtesy shuttle ("C" route).
Vans and buses with scheduled shuttle services providing shared transfers from Los Angeles Airport to different points of interest of Los Angeles such as Universal Studios, Disneyland Anaheim complex Hotels, O.C. Convention Center, Knotts Berry Farm, etc. There are services to neighboring locations such as Santa Barbara, Ventura County Airporter, John Wayne Airport, as well.
Door to door transfers
If you are with a family or group, a good option is to book online and in advance your transfer to or from LAX airport. This way, a driver will be waiting for you and you don't have to negotiate prices with cabs or transfer companies. You can get from about 90 US$ for 3 people (total price per vehicle). There are also vehicles for 6 and 8 people. Reservations must be made at least 18 hours in advance.
Taxis and Apps
Cabs are available at the Arrivals level islands opposite the terminals, under the green signs. On the other hand, vehicles from Lyft, Opoli and Uber pick passengers up in front of the terminals, on the Arrivals level.