Directions from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier

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Recommended option

Train, tram  •  1 h 45 min

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

$11 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 94 bus, bus  •  2 h 8 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 - $6

4 alternative options

Line 94 bus, line 733 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from Olive / San Fernando to Hill / 14th 94
  2. Take the line 733 bus from 17th / Broadway to Broadway / Ocean 4 / ...

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier 24.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier 24.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier 24.5 miles

$30 - $40

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

You can take a bus from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier via Hill / Olympic, Grand Sb & Olympic Fs, and Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns in around 2 h 8 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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
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 Olive / San Fernando to Hill / 14th
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 17th / Broadway to Broadway / Ocean
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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 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 Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $40
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberESPAÑOL
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberSELECT
$70 - $90
UberBLACK
$100 - $130
UberSUV
$120 - $160
UberLUX
$140 - $180
Taxi from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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

The distance between Burbank and Santa Monica Pier is 26 km. The road distance is 39 km.

The cheapest way to get from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs $110 - $140.

No, there is no direct bus from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier. However, there are services departing from Olive / San Fernando and arriving at Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns via Grand Sb & Olympic Fs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Burbank to Santa Monica Pier, including transfers.