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LAX Flyaway Bus Union Station

FlyAway Union Station Bus

Operating 24 hours a day and generally on the hour and half-hour including holidays, the LAX FlyAway Union Station bus service offers a convenient non-stop bus service from Union Station downtown to and from each of Los Angeles International Airport's (LAX) terminals. A central transportation hub, at Union Station in downtown Los Angeles you can connect to Los Angeles County Metro Light Rail, Metrolink regional rail, Amtrak rail, and various public bus networks.

The LAX FlyAway Union Station bus service from Union Station operates from Bus Stop 1 at the Patsaouras Transit Plaza at Union Station East. Enter the Patsaouras Transit Plaza on Vignes Street. The FlyAway ticket kiosk is on the south end of the plaza near Bus Bay 1.

LAX FlyAway to Union Station (Downtown Los Angeles)

Nonstop Bus Service to LAX from Union Station (Downtown Los Angeles)

Drop-off and Pick-up locations at LAX

LAX FlyAway Union Station buses drop off passengers on the Upper/Departures Level in front of each terminal at LAX.

Passengers board buses on the Lower/Arrivals Level. Passengers leaving LAX to Union Station should stand by the Lower level curbside, in front of each terminal under the green "FlyAway, Buses and Long Distance Vans" sign. Each departing bus is marked with its service location. Make sure you are boarding the FlyAway Bus that says Union Station.

FlyAway Bus LAX

FlyAway Union Station Pickup Location
Union Station Flyaway Bus Terminal

To pickup and drop off passengers, use the new underground Union Station East Passenger Pick-up/Drop-off Facility. The entrance is on Vignes Street. As you enter the plaza on Vignes Street turn right on Level P-1 and enter the passenger pick up and drop off area on the right.

The facility provides room for curb-side pick up and drop off, as well as twenty 10-minute waiting spaces.
Patsaouras Transist Plaza at Union Station
Union Station West
800 North Alameda St,
Los Angeles 90012

Parking at LAX FlyAway Union Station
Union Station Flyaway Bus Terminal
Parking is available in the parking garage located under the bus plaza. The entrance is on Vignes Street.
Daily rate is $8, with a 30-day limit.
More information:
Union Station East Parking: (213) 620-0115

FlyAway Bus

Patsaouras Transit Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012

FlyAway Union Station Fare

Union Station FlyAway Fare Fare - $9.75 one-way
Children 5 and under ride free with paid adult fare.

The ticket kiosk is located on the south end of the plaza opposite Bus Stop 9. Visa or Mastercard debit, or major credit cards are accepted for ticket purchases, (No Cash). At Union Station however, Cash and credit cards may be used to purchase FlyAway tickets from all Metrolink ticket vending machines.

Flyaway accepts LA Metro's Transit Access Pass (TAP) card and EZ Transit Passes as payment option (see details below)

FlyAway Mobile Ticket
Google Play Store
Apple App Store

Metrolink - LAX FlyAway Union Station Connection

Connecting from Metrolink to LAX Airport has never been easier, thanks to the FlyAway bus. Take the train to L.A. Union Station and hop onboard the FlyAway bus to LAX by using one Metrolink ticket. You no longer have to purchase a separate ticket to ride the FlyAway bus from Union Station.

To make this connection, all you have to do is go to any Metrolink Ticket Vending Machine and select LAX as your final destination when purchasing your ticket, take the train to L.A. Union Station and board the FlyAway Bus.
The added ticket feature applies to the following Metrolink tickets: One-Way Tickets, Round-Trip Tickets and Advance Purchase Tickets.

LAX FlyAway Bus Service

Union Station FlyAway Shuttle LAX FlyAway Service to Van Nuys
LAX FlyAway Service to Union Station

LAX FlyAway Tickets to/from Union Station

Passenger Fare
Union Station One Way Adult $9.75
Union Station One Way Adult + 1 Free Child $9.75
Union Station One Way Adult + 2 Free Children $9.75
Union Station One Way Additional Child $9.75
Union Station Round Trip Adult $19.50
Union Station Round Trip Adult + 1 Free Child $19.50
Union Station Round Trip Adult + 2 Free Children $19.50
Union Station Round Trip Additional Child $19.50

Up to 2 Children 5 years and younger ride free with paying adult.
Tickets may be purchased on the bus with Visa, Master Card or American Express credit or debit cards. (Cash is not accepted). All sales are final.
Tickets are valid 30-days from the date of purchase.

LAX FlyAway FAQ's
Do the FlyAway buses have bathrooms?
No, FlyAway buses are not equipped with bathrooms.
Are FlyAway buses wheelchair accessible?
Yes, all FlyAway buses are wheelchair accessible.
Can you reserve a seat on the bus for a specific date and time?
No, you can't. The FlyAway bus service operates on a first-come, first-served basis.
Are children required to ride in a car seat on the FlyAway bus?
No, a car seat is not required. Parents can choose to hold a child on their laps or opt to have the child ride in the car seat on the bus.
Van Nuys $9.75
Union Station $9.75

Note: Two children age 5 and under may ride free with each paying adult

LAX FlyAway Union Station Schedule 2024
Depart Union Station (Patsaouras Transit Plaza) – LAX
Monday – Sunday

Effective January 1, 2023

3:00 AM

4:00 AM

5:00 AM

5:30 AM

6:00 AM

6:30 AM

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11:30 PM

LAX FlyAway to Union Station Schedule
Depart LAX Terminal 1
(Departure times for terminals 2-7 vary based on traffic conditions in the Central Terminal Area)
Monday – Sunday

Effective January 1, 2023

5:40 AM

6:10 AM

6:40 AM

7:10 AM

7:40 AM

8:10 AM

8:40 AM

9:10 AM

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4:40 PM

5:10 PM

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1:10 AM

Full LAX FlyAway Schedule to all destinations

Note: LAX FlyAway stops at all terminals at LAX. Allow extra time for pickup at Terminal 2 - 7.

LAX FlyAway Union Station Fares for TAP-EZ Transit Pass holders

Union Station riders can use stored value on their TAP cards and TAP EZ passes to buy a ticket. To do so, procceed to the ticket kiosk to complete your TAP purchase from a cashier using a TAP card.

TAP-EZ Transit Pass holders will receive a discounted fare or ride for free, depending on the EZ zones loaded on the TAP card. Below is a list of fares for FlyAway TAP and EZ Pass holders:

FlyAway Bus EZ-Pass

Patrons with Zone 6 or above will enjoy the FlyAway bus rides at no additional cost.
TAP card users with stored value will save $2 for Westwood and $1 for Long Beach.

Note: Sufficient stored value must be available on the TAP card for deductions. Insufficient stored value will result in an invalid reading by the TAP card reader and will require purchasing of a ticket at full fare with a debit/credit card.

Using TAP Card readers at Union Station ticket booths

TAP-EZ Pass Travelling to LAX from Union Station
1. Proceed to the ticket booth and hand over your TAP-EZ Pass to the ticket agent.
2. Ticket agent will tap and return your TAP-EZ Pass.
3. Receive and retain a verification ticket from ticket agent.
4. Return the verification ticket to ticket agent prior to boarding.

Travelling from LAX to Union Station
1. Proceed to the ticket booth and hand over your TAP-EZ Pass to the ticket agent.
2. Ticket agent will tap and return your TAP-EZ Pass.

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