Los Angeles International Airport is about 70 miles from Palmdale. For more information, visit www.lawa.org/.
Bob Hope Airport is located in Burbank about 50 miles from Palmdale. For more information, visit www.burbankairport.com.
The Antelope Valley Freeway (State Route 14) provides a convenient route south to Greater Los Angeles or north to High Sierra vacation lands. Adventurous motorists find the Angeles Forest and Angeles Crest Highways a scenic route to the Pasadena area. Highways 138 and 58 run east and west through the Antelope Valley. Interstate Freeways 5 (to Los Angeles and Sacramento) and 15 (to San Diego and Las Vegas) are easily accessed from these highways.
Antelope Valley Transit Authority's (AVTA) local bus service takes children to school, employees to work and residents to local stores and malls. Patrons can save by purchasing a monthly pass. AVTA also provides Dial-a-Ride services, which is a curb-to-curb van service primarily for seniors and disabled persons.
Contact AVTA at 661/945-9445 or visit www.avta.com.
AVTA provides commuter bus service to Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley. All commuter buses are equipped with plush, high-back reclining seats, restrooms and individually controlled lighting and air conditioning vents.
Santa Clarita Transit provides commuter bus services to the City of Santa Clarita.
Rail service is available from the Antelope Valley to Santa Clarita, San Fernando Valley and L.A. basin cities by Metrolink. Contact Metrolink at 800/371-LINK (5465) or visit www.metrolinktrains.com.
Additional Rail Services
Southern Pacific Transportation: 661/947-4828
Amtrak: 800/USA-RAIL (872-7245)
RideMatch.info - Southern California's One-Stop Ridematching Center
Future Transportation Projects