There are 5 ways to get from Burbank to Malibu by tram, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Tram, line 534 bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Malibu Library 534

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 94 bus, bus, line 534 bus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from Olive / San Fernando to Hill / Olympic 94 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grand Sb & Olympic Fs to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns R10
  3. Take the line 534 bus from Broadway / 3rd St Promenade to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch 534

$4 - $8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burbank to Malibu 34.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Burbank to Malibu 34.5 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Burbank to Malibu 34.5 miles

$35 - $50

What companies run services between Burbank, CA, USA and Malibu, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Burbank to Malibu via Hill / Olympic, Grand Sb & Olympic Fs, Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns, and Broadway / 3rd St Promenade in around 3 h 2 min.

Train operators
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Malibu Library
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Olive / San Fernando to Hill / Olympic
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Broadway / 3rd St Promenade to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Grand Sb & Olympic Fs to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Burbank to Malibu
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $50
uberASSIST
$40 - $55
uberESPAÑOL
$40 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberSELECT
$95 - $130
UberBLACK
$130 - $180
UberSUV
$170 - $220
UberLUX
$190 - $250
Taxi from Burbank to Malibu
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
http://www.weho.org/
Website
weho.org
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Burbank to Malibu?

The distance between Burbank and Malibu is 39 km. The road distance is 55 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Burbank to Malibu?

The cheapest way to get from Burbank to Malibu is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Burbank to Malibu?

The quickest way to get from Burbank to Malibu is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs $150 - $190.

Is there a direct bus between Burbank and Malibu?

No, there is no direct bus from Burbank to Malibu. However, there are services departing from Olive / San Fernando and arriving at Civic Center / Stuart Ranch via Grand Sb & Olympic Fs and Broadway / 3rd St Promenade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Burbank to Malibu?

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Burbank to Malibu, including transfers.