Travel Arrangements

Travel arrangements are the responsibility of the applicant. Applicants traveling to College of the Canyons will find numerous lodging and transportation services for your visit to the campus. 

There is a number of hotels in the Santa Clarita Valley to accommodate your stay. 

Santa Clarita Valley Hotels:

Uber and Lyft rideshare services are typcially available in the Santa Clarita. 
To access Uber and Lyft, download the app onto your phone. 

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The City of Santa Clarita provides public buses for commuting within the Santa Clarita Valley.

Commuting to LAX
Please note there is no direct public transportation route to or from LAX (Los Angeles International Airport).

However, the closest direct route will be Van Nuys Station Flyaway. The Flyaway has pickup locations in the arrival terminals throughout LAX. The Flyaway bus at LAX will take you to the Van Nuys Flyaway station directly and will also take you from the Van Nuys Flyaway Station directly to LAX. Keep in mind, you must transport yourself from the Santa Clarita Valley to the Van Nuys Flyaway or from the station to the Santa Clarita Valley. 

Train Stations
The Metrolink Train has three stations located in the Santa Clarita Valley. 

For more information:

Living and Working in Santa Clarita

College of the Canyons in the Santa Clarita Valley is nestled a few miles north of Hollywood, Burbank, Downtown Los Angeles, Santa Monica and many more prominent locales of Los Angeles County. 

The City of Santa Clarita includes the communities of Canyon Country, Newhall, Saugus and Valencia. Santa Clarita is a very family-friendly community with schools consistently ranking in the top 10% in California.
With a population of 213,231 residents ( and growing, Santa Clarita is the 3rd largest city in Los Angeles County, the 18th largest city in California and is one of the safest cities of its size in the United States. The city is also economically stable with one of the lowest unemployment rates in Los Angeles County among cities with populations over 100,000.


The following links will help you get to know the Santa Clarita Valley and the city of Santa Clarita.
The Santa Clarita Valley is served by our own local daily newspaper – The Signal. The Signal captures the news and special events of our local community.
Santa Clarita offers a variety of family-friendly housing communities. There are options for everyone from rental units to condominiums and townhomes to beautiful single family homes.
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce and Valley Industrial Association offer resources for local businesses and residents.
Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce
Valley Industrial Association

Last updated 02/27/2018