There are 6 ways to get from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier by bus, train, subway, tram, 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

Line 94 bus, bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from San Fernando / Pacific to Hill / Olympic 94 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grand Sb & Olympic Fs to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns R10

$3 - $6

Cheapest option

Line 92 bus, line 733 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 92 bus from Brand / Colorado to Spring / 4th 92
  2. Take the line 733 bus from Spring / 4th to Broadway / Ocean 33 / ...

$2

4 alternative options

Train, subway, tram  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
  3. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier 22.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier 22.4 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier 22.4 miles

$26 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier is to line 92 bus and line 733 bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier. However, there are services departing from San Fernando / Pacific and arriving at Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns via Grand Sb & Olympic Fs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Glendale and Santa Monica Pier is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier without a car is to line 94 bus and bus which takes 1 h 52 min and costs $2 - $6.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier, including transfers.

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Glendale to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from San Fernando / Pacific station.

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Glendale 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 Glendale to Santa Monica Pier is 22 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier.

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There are 2332+ hotels available in Santa Monica Pier. Prices start at $125 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier via Hill / Olympic, Grand Sb & Olympic Fs, and Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
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 San Fernando / Pacific to Hill / Olympic
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Brand / Colorado to Spring / 4th
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Spring / 4th to Broadway / Ocean
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
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 Glendale to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$26 - $35
Assist
$27 - $35
Español
$27 - $35
UberX
$27 - $35
WAV
$27 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $60
Select
$65 - $85
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Lux
$130 - $170
Taxi from Glendale to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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
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
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
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com

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