There are 5 ways to get from Santa Monica to Silver Lake by bus, tram, subway, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

What companies run services between Santa Monica, CA, USA and Silver Lake, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Santa Monica to Silver Lake hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Avg. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Vermont / Sunset Station
Avg. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Santa Monica / Lincoln to Sunset / Descanso
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Sunset / Vermont to Sunset / Micheltorena
Avg. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Monica to Silver Lake
Avg. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$17 - $24
uberASSIST
$20 - $27
uberESPAÑOL
$20 - $27
uberX
$20 - $27
WAV
$20 - $27
uberXL
$30 - $45
UberSELECT
$50 - $65
UberBLACK
$70 - $90
UberSUV
$90 - $120
UberLUX
$100 - $140
Taxi
Avg. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-733-3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310-444-4444
Website
santamonicataxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Santa Monica to Silver Lake?

The distance between Santa Monica and Silver Lake is 22 km. The road distance is 26 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Santa Monica to Silver Lake?

The cheapest way to get from Santa Monica to Silver Lake is to tram and subway and bus which costs $2 and takes 1 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Santa Monica to Silver Lake?

The quickest way to get from Santa Monica to Silver Lake is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $110.

Is there a direct bus between Santa Monica and Silver Lake?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santa Monica / Lincoln and arriving at Sunset / Descanso. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

How long does it take to get from Santa Monica to Silver Lake?

The line 4 bus from Santa Monica / Lincoln to Sunset / Descanso takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.