There are 4 ways to get from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 720 bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9480 / ...
  2. Take the line 720 bus from 7th / Decatur to Santa Monica / 4th 720

$13 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, line 733 bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Fullerton Park and Ride to 6th / Broadway 460
  2. Take the line 733 bus from Spring / 7th to Broadway / Ocean 4 / ...

$4 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier 43.9 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier 43.9 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier. However, there are services departing from Westminster-Euclid and arriving at Santa Monica / 4th via Santa Ana, Ca and 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Garden Grove and Santa Monica Pier is 36 miles. The road distance is 43.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier without a car is to bus and line 720 bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier, including transfers.

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Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Santa Ana, Ca station.

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Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Santa Monica / 4th station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier is 44 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier.

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There are 2377+ hotels available in Santa Monica Pier. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier.
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  • Distance: 36 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier via The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9, Santa Ana, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, and Santa Monica / 4th in around 3 h 41 min.

Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Decatur to Santa Monica / 4th
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Fullerton Park and Ride to 6th / Broadway
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Spring / 7th to Broadway / Ocean
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Taxi from Garden Grove to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com

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