How to Reach Ojai - The Easiest Way to Reach Ojai


  • Air: If you are arriving by air, your best option would be the Los Angeles International Airport. It is about 85 miles away from Ojai. Santa Barbara and Burbank are close to Ojai too.
  • Car: If you can, drive to Ojai. The route from LA is absolutely breathtaking and the roads are beautiful too. Keep a map/GPS or an Ojai travel guide handy to help you navigate. From Los Angeles, take the 118 East, (via the 5 or 405 north), to Moorpark, and then jump on Route 23 North. The state highway winds through the magnificent Grimes Canyon, where the sand formations will make you feel far away from the grime and pollution.
  • Bus: VISTA (Ventura Intercity Services Transportation Authority) operates buses Monday through Friday that link major transportation routes in Ventura County and connect to Ojai indirectly.  There are other bus services available from Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara (Gold Coast Transit) and neighboring counties.
  • Trains: Amtrak and Metrolink Trains are available from Los Angeles to Ojai. They take approximately 2.5 hours. They are available at convenient timings and regular intervals.


  • Foot: Ojai is a foot-friendly city. In fact, any other transportation in this pretty town would be a shame. Walk around, breathe in the fresh, dewy air and enjoy the visual treat of this place.
  • Bike: You can even rent a bike or better yet, a tricycle to get around the city. Such fun!

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Modes of Transportation in Ojai

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Ojai. The most preferred mode of transport in Ojai is Car.

Average distance: 36.21 km Average time: 37.5 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 37.5 min Overall average time for 36.21 kms 37.5 min

How to Reach Ojai from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Camarillo to Ojai 26.06 km 26 mins
Newbury park to Ojai 39.64 km 39 mins
Santa barbara to Ojai 50.6 km 50 mins
Oak park to Ojai 55.3 km 55 mins
Bakersfield to Ojai 55.91 km 55 mins
West hills to Ojai 67.94 km 1 hour 7 mins
Chatsworth to Ojai 70.63 km 1 hour 10 mins
Woodland hills to Ojai 72.09 km 1 hour 12 mins
Valencia to Ojai 74.66 km 1 hour 14 mins
Encino to Ojai 81.77 km 1 hour 21 mins
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