There are 4 ways to get from Arcadia to Santa Monica by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntington / Santa Clara to Grand / Olympic 78/79/378
  2. Take the bus from Grand Sb & Olympic Fs to 6Th Sb & Santa Monica Fs R10 / ...

$3 - $6

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Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arcadia to Santa Monica 32.7 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Arcadia to Santa Monica 32.7 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Arcadia to Santa Monica 32.7 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Arcadia to Santa Monica is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arcadia to Santa Monica is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arcadia to Santa Monica. However, there are services departing from Huntington / Santa Clara and arriving at 6Th Sb & Santa Monica Fs via Grand Sb & Olympic Fs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Arcadia and Santa Monica is 28 miles. The road distance is 32.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Arcadia to Santa Monica without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs $2 - $6.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Arcadia to Santa Monica, including transfers.

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Arcadia to Santa Monica bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Huntington / Santa Clara station.

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Arcadia to Santa Monica bus services, operated by Big Blue Bus, arrive at 6Th Sb & Santa Monica Fs station.

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Map of how to get from Arcadia to Santa Monica.
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  • Distance: 27.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

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

You can take a bus from Arcadia to Santa Monica via Grand / Olympic and Grand Sb & Olympic Fs in around 2 h 3 min.

Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Huntington / Santa Clara to Grand / Olympic
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Grand to Santa Monica / 4th
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Grand Sb & Olympic Fs to 6Th Sb & Santa Monica Fs
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Arcadia to Santa Monica
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$35 - $50
Assist
$35 - $50
Español
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$60 - $80
Select
$90 - $120
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$160 - $210
Lux
$180 - $240
Taxi from Arcadia to Santa Monica
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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