The LAX FlyAway buses offer convenient and affordable airport transfers between LAX and Union Station with no stops in between, it runs 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Visitors traveling to Pasadena can take the LAX Flyaway Union Station, and connect to the Metro Gold Line to Pasadena. Travel time can vary between 35 minutes and an hour, depending on traffic.
Tickets can be purchased online or at the ticket booth at berth #9 at Union Station. Travelers arriving at LAX who need to purchase a ticket can board and pay upon arrival at Union Station, simply head to the ticket booth at drop off. US currency and credit cards are accepted (Visa, MasterCard and American Express).
Directions: LAX to Pasadena
FlyAway buses pick up at every LAX terminal at the outer curb in arrivals level, look for green signs indicating "FlyAway, Buses and Long-Distance Vans." Board the LAX FlyAway bus traveling to Union Station (look for signs on the windshield). Once at Union Station, disembark the bus and walk to the Gold Line, located on Tracks 1 and 2. Board the Gold Line traveling in the direction of Azusa and listen for your stop.
Metro Gold Line Stops in Pasadena
Del Mar Station
Memorial Park Station (closest to Old Pasadena)
Sierra Madre Villa Station
LAX FlyAway $9.75
Metro Gold Line $1.75
Directions: Pasadena to LAX
Board the Gold Line at any of the 6 stations in Pasadena heading in the direction of Atlantic Station. at Union Station disembark the Gold Line and walk to Union Station East Portal/Patsaouras Transit Plaza and find berth #9. Berth 9 is where the FlyAway buses arrive and depart, there is a ticketing booth at the berth.