Lompoc travel guide

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You're Going to Love Lompoc

With a population of 42,434, Lompoc is a must-see destination in California, United States. Lompoc deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Lompoc

Lompoc in March
Estimated hotel price
$105
1 night at 3-star hotel
Lompoc in March
Estimated hotel price
$105
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Lompoc in July, when the average temperature is 62.6 °F, and the highest can go up to 71.6 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 37.4 °F, with an average temperature of 50 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in February, when precipitation is around 4.3″. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Lompoc, with an average rainfall of 0″.

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How to Get to Lompoc

Plane

Although Lompoc doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Santa Barbara (SBA), which is located 38 miles from Lompoc. San Luis Obispo County is the most popular, with regular flights from Alaska Airlines, Qatar Airways, Avianca and other airlines departing from the United States. The shortest domestic flight to Lompoc departs from Seattle and takes around 6h 36m.

Train

The train station in Lompoc is called Lompoc Surf, and is located 9 miles from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Lompoc is to pick up a car rental from Los Angeles, which is about 129 miles from Lompoc. You’ll find branches of Ace and Turo, among others, in Los Angeles.

Bus

Amtrak operates bus routes to Lompoc.

Plane

Although Lompoc doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Santa Barbara (SBA), which is located 38 miles from Lompoc. San Luis Obispo County is the most popular, with regular flights from Alaska Airlines, Qatar Airways, Avianca and other airlines departing from the United States. The shortest domestic flight to Lompoc departs from Seattle and takes around 6h 36m.

Train

The train station in Lompoc is called Lompoc Surf, and is located 9 miles from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Lompoc is to pick up a car rental from Los Angeles, which is about 129 miles from Lompoc. You’ll find branches of Ace and Turo, among others, in Los Angeles.

Bus

Amtrak operates bus routes to Lompoc.

Airlines serving Lompoc

Lufthansa
Good (4,572 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,593 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,543 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,919 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,116 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,479 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,652 reviews)
Finnair
Good (887 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,439 reviews)
Avianca
Good (1,320 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (773 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (5,735 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Good (305 reviews)
Southern / Mokulele
Good (7 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Lompoc

Most booked hotels in Lompoc

Hilton Garden Inn Lompoc, CA
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, 163 reviews)
$225+
Holiday Inn Express Lompoc
2 stars
Excellent (8.5, 176 reviews)
$167+
Embassy Suites by Hilton Lompoc Central Coast
3 stars
Good (7.9, 251 reviews)
$162+
Lotus of Lompoc - A Great Hospitality Inn
2 stars
Good (6.4, 609 reviews)
$66+
Motel 6 Lompoc
2 stars
Good (6.2, 692 reviews)
$76+
Red Roof Inn Lompoc
2 stars
Okay (5.9, 319 reviews)
$75+

Renting a car in Lompoc

Renting a car in Lompoc costs $64 per day, on average, or $128 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 7% cheaper than airport locations in Lompoc.

Expect to pay $3.86 per gallon in Lompoc (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $46.33 and $61.78. Compact (Toyota Corolla or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Lompoc, while also 59% cheaper than other types, on average.

Renting a car in Lompoc costs $64 per day, on average, or $128 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 7% cheaper than airport locations in Lompoc.

Expect to pay $3.86 per gallon in Lompoc (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $46.33 and $61.78. Compact (Toyota Corolla or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Lompoc, while also 59% cheaper than other types, on average.

Car rental agencies in Lompoc

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