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LAWA Rideshare

Welcome to the Los Angeles World Airport (LAWA) Rideshare Page!


The FlyAway Bus to Union Station is headed west for the Summer!!!

A rejuvenating upgrade to Patsaouras Plaza and the East Portal of Union Station is taking place. (see details at METRO Patsaouras Plaza Upgrade)

Beginning July 11, 2016, the location where the FlyAway busses board and drop-off passengers will be temporarily relocated to the West Portal, closer to North Alameda Street and La Placita Olvera (see map).

Until October 11, 2016 FlyAway buses will depart and arrive adjacent to the Mozaic Apartments along the curb, between the front of the Union Station building and the small parking lot along Alameda.

Make plans and make your transit connection to LAX.


Our goal is to help YOU get to work in a greener, more convenient, more affordable way.

Please click the survey link below to tell us how you would like transportation to LAX to be improved:

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Do you know the best way to get to work?

If you live 0-5 miles to work and want to start the day by getting your feet moving, walking might be the best commute for you
If you live 2-10 miles to work and want to make your daily exercise part of your commute, biking might be the best commute for you
If you live 5-50 miles to work and want to make new friends, carpooling might be the best commute for you
If you live 15-100 miles to work and want to take a nap or study while someone else drives, vanpooling might be the best commute for you (Find an LAX Vanpool Route HERE)
If you live close to an LAX FlyAway, Commuter Express, or other bus line and want to save on fuel, transit might be the best commute for you
If you live near a Metro Rail or Metrolink Station and want to relax on your way to work and help the environment, taking a train might be the best commute for you

If you need additional assistance planning a new way to get to work, call the LAWA Rideshare office anytime at (424) 646-POOL (7665), email or visit one of our offices listed below.


This Week is California Rideshare Week, October 5-10, 2015 – (Posted 10/5/15)

This Week is California Rideshare Week, October 5-10, 2015 – (Posted 10/5/15)

Multi-modal travel can enable you to escape traffic misery, and lessen the stress of the daily commute, improve air quality, and live a healthier life. Sharing vehicles can also help you save money on gas, wear and tear, and parking. Join the statewide campaign to help reduce traffic and smog and pledge to carpool, vanpool, take public transit, walk, bike or telecommute for at least one day during Rideshare Week. This year, Rideshare Week is also going paperless for the environment!

You can enter to win prizes from Metro just by registering for! Follow the instructions on the homepage. Make sure you select the correct LAX worksite from the list. If you’re adding a new company name, just make sure you enter “-LAX” at the end of it to be included in the LAX Gateway Transportation Network area. Additional prizes will be awarded by LAWA Rideshare to LAX Worksites. Just make sure you enter “-LAX” at the end of your company name when you register to be included in LAX Gateway Transportation Network prize drawings.

You can use the matching features on to find the best transit route, a new carpool buddy, or even a bike-pool.

Log your commute in the online calendar by clicking and dragging the travel mode to the correct day of the week, and you could win! Prizes include handbags from Brighton Collectables, Metro 7-Day TAP Passes, Barnes and Noble gift cards, Macy’s gift cards, gas cards, and more!

There are also fun community events going on all over the region to celebrate this week. Visit to find out where the fun is. (Hint: A mobile Karaoke Rickshaw?!)

Winners will be announced after Rideshare Week is over. Don't wait until the last minute. Pledge now and start planning for Rideshare Week! Change the way you commute for the better.

Want to rideshare but don’t know how? Call 424-646-POOL (7665) or email


Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) offers an award winning, multi-faceted rideshare program that benefits employees, tenants, the community and the environment. The program's immense success reduces traffic congestion and pollution, supports local South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) air quality goals, and provides employees with the many benefits of ridesharing. The goal of LAWA Rideshare is to reduce vehicle trips to our airports by providing top level transportation benefits to LAWA employees, while also improving transportation options for LAX tenant company employees and the local community.
The LAWA Rideshare Program began in 1990 with the purchase of 4 vans for employees to use as vanpool vehicles, LAWA now has 70 vanpools and over 500 vanpoolers as well as over 200 transit riders and over 85 carpool program participants.  According to a 2012 study by the National Academy of Sciences, this voluntary program is now the largest and most comprehensive airport employee rideshare program in the nation.  LAWA Rideshare was an inaugural member of the United States Environmental Protection Agency's (US EPA's) Best Workplaces for Commuters (BWC) Program - a mark of excellence in environmental leadership. LAWA continues to qualify for BWC designation each year through its innovative and effective rideshare programs.

Airport employees can get personal transit trip planning or vanpool/carpool matching assistance during regular business hours at the LAWA Rideshare Office locations listed below:
Administration West High Rise (next to Security Badge Office)
7301 World Way West, #200
Los Angeles, CA 90045
(424) 646-POOL (7665)
Skyview Center
6053 Century Blvd. #420 A-B
Los Angeles, CA 90045
(424) 646-5452

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