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.

When to visit Lompoc

Lompoc in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Lompoc in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Lompoc in July, when the average temperature is 17 °C, and the highest can go up to 22 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 3 °C, with an average temperature of 10 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in February, when precipitation is around 108 mm. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Lompoc, with an average rainfall of 0 mm.

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How to Get to Lompoc


Although Lompoc doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Santa Barbara (SBA), which is located 61 km from Lompoc.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Lompoc. The train station in Lompoc is called Lompoc Surf, and is located 14 km from the city centre.


Another option to get to Lompoc is to pick up a car hire from Los Angeles, which is about 207 km from Lompoc. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Fox, among others, in Los Angeles.


FlixBus operates bus routes to Lompoc.

Airlines serving Lompoc

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Where to stay in Lompoc

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include O'Cairns Inn And Suites and Holiday Inn Express Lompoc.

Where to stay in popular areas of Lompoc

Hiring a car in Lompoc

Expect to pay $1.67 per litre in Lompoc (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.00 and $26.66. The most frequently booked car type in Lompoc is Intermediate (Nissan Kicks or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Toyota Corolla or similar) is, on average, 61% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.