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Shuttle - LAX to Hollywood

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Shuttle - LAX to Hollywood

Hi guys,

Just a question, we arrive at LAX on a 5am

Flight on a Friday. How long would it take in a shared shuttle (I realise dependent on how many stops) but on average to get from LAX to hollywood? Would we start hitting all the morning rush traffic? What would be the price diff from a shares shuttle to getting a taxi of our own (there are just 2 of us)?

Cheers

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1. Re: Shuttle - LAX to Hollywood

You're looking at probably $30 or $32 from LAX to most Hollywood hotels via a shared van shuttle for two of you- they're normally $15 or $16 per person - check www.primetimeshuttle.com and/or www.supershuttle.com to confirm. IF the shuttles did not detour / stop to drop off anyone else, and you are getting out of the airport before 5:30 AM, I'd expect perhaps 30 minutes. But morning traffic can start to pick up as early as 6AM and of course it CAN detour to drop off others.

A taxi, by way of comparison, would normally be about $55 from LAX to Hollywood.

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2. Re: Shuttle - LAX to Hollywood

Where are you arriving from? If your flight is international, it can take 90 minutes to make it thru Customs, etc. Landing at 5:00am means touching down on the tarmac at 5:00. It can take a while to taxi to the gate and take a while to deplane especially if you're sitting at the rear of the plane.

If your plane is just 15 minutes late, you could be on your way to your hotel as late as 7:00 which is at the peak of rush hour.

Taxi fare will increase by 50 cents for every minute that the taxi is stuck in traffic or stopped at a red light

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3. Re: Shuttle - LAX to Hollywood

Take a taxi. The five dollars you spend extra will be worth it to start off your vacation peacefully

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4. Re: Shuttle - LAX to Hollywood

I think she means that the $25 extra will be worth it.

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