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There are 8 ways to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier by train, tram, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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.

Recommended option

Train, tram  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Burbank Airport – South to L. A. Union Station station Ventura County Line
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station Metro Expo Line

$9 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 94 bus, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from Hollywood Way / Thornton to Hill / Venice 94 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grand Sb & Venice Ns to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns R10

$3 - $5

6 alternative options

Line 94 bus, line 733 bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from Hollywood Way / Thornton to Hill / 14th 94
  2. Take the line 733 bus from 17th / Broadway to Broadway / Ocean 4 / ...

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier 24.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier 24.3 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  31 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Burbank Airport to Santa Monica Pier

$40 - $55

Towncar  •  31 min

  1. Take a town car from Burbank Airport to Santa Monica Pier 24.3 miles

$130 - $190

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier 24.3 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier. However, there are services departing from Hollywood Way / Thornton and arriving at Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns via Grand Sb & Venice Ns. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Burbank Airport (BUR) and Santa Monica Pier is 16 miles. The road distance is 24.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier without a car is to train and tram which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $9 - $11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier, including transfers.

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Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Hollywood Way / Thornton station.

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Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Big Blue Bus, arrive at Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier is 24 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier.

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There are 2391+ hotels available in Santa Monica Pier. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier.
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between Burbank Airport (BUR), USA and Santa Monica Pier, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier via Hill / Venice, Grand Sb & Venice Ns, and Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Burbank Airport – South to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Hollywood Way / Thornton to Hill / Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Hollywood Way / Thornton to Hill / 14th
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 17th / Broadway to Broadway / Ocean
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Grand Sb & Venice Ns to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Shuttles by Jayride
Website
jayride.com
Shuttle from Burbank Airport to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Shuttle
$40 - $55
Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from Burbank Airport to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Private
$130 - $190
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$27 - $40
Assist
$29 - $40
Español
$29 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
WAV
$29 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $65
Select
$70 - $95
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Lux
$140 - $190
Taxi from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com

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