The beautiful college town of Claremont is right outside of Los Angeles. It's roughly an hour drive from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), and a 10 minute drive from Ontario International Airport (ONT).
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If you are commuting from Los Angeles, Claremont is right off the 210 East. It is about 30 minutes from downtown Pasadena, 40-45 from South Pasadena/Eagle Rock, and closer if you live in Arcadia, Monrovia or East Pasadena. From the West Side, you may want to leave 1.5 hours or consider staying on/near campus. From OC areas, the commute ranges from 35 minutes-1 hour.
Orange County (SNA)
Los Angeles (LAX)