There are 8 ways to get from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood by tram, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Tram, subway  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the tram from Expo Park / USC Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$4

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from USC - Exposition & Trousdale to Flower & 7th DASH Downtown F
  2. Take the subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$2 - $5

6 alternative options

Bus, subway via Harbor Transitway / 37th St / Usc  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Harbor Transitway / 37th St / Usc to Figueroa / 7th 460 / ...
  2. Take the subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$3 - $9

Line 200 bus, subway  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from Figueroa / Flower to Alvarado / Wilshire 200
  2. Take the subway from Westlake / MacArthur Park Station to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$4

Line 204 bus, bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 204 bus from Vermont / 39th to Vermont / Fountain 204
  2. Take the bus from Vermont Ave. & Fountain Ave. to Highland Ave. & Hollywood Blvd. DASH Hollywood

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood 12.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood 12.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood 12.8 miles

$16 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood. However, there are services departing from Vermont / 39th and arriving at Cahuenga / Broadlawn via Vermont Ave. & Fountain Ave. and Highland / Hollywood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between California Science Center and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 9 miles. The road distance is 12.8 miles.

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The best way to get from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood without a car is to tram and subway which takes 1 h 52 min and costs $4.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Vermont / 39th station.

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California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood bus services, operated by Ladot, arrive at Highland Ave. & Hollywood Blvd. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood is 13 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood.

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There are 2388+ hotels available in Universal Studios, Hollywood. Prices start at $120 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood.
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

What companies run services between California Science Center, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Vermont / 39th, Vermont / Fountain, Vermont Ave. & Fountain Ave., Highland Ave. & Hollywood Blvd., Highland / Hollywood, and Cahuenga / Broadlawn in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Expo Park / USC Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from Westlake / MacArthur Park Station to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Harbor Transitway / 37th St / Usc to Figueroa / 7th
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Figueroa / Flower to Alvarado / Wilshire
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Vermont / 39th to Vermont / Fountain
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Torrance Transit
Phone
+1 310-618-6266
Website
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Harbor Transitway + 37Th St - Usc to Figueroa St + 7Th St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Harbor Transitway-37Th to Figueroa-7Th
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from USC - Exposition & Trousdale to Flower & 7th
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Bus from Vermont Ave. & Fountain Ave. to Highland Ave. & Hollywood Blvd.
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$16 - $22
Assist
$17 - $22
Español
$17 - $22
UberX
$17 - $22
WAV
$17 - $22
UberXL
$27 - $35
Select
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$70 - $95
Lux
$85 - $110
Taxi from California Science Center to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
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

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