There are 7 ways to get from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood by bus, 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

Bus, subway  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Imperial & Aviation Park & Ride to Figueroa & 7th Commuter Express 438
  2. Take the subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Hawthorne / Lennox Station Layover to Hollywood / Highland 212/312

$3 - $6

5 alternative options

Tram, subway  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the tram from Hawthorne / Lennox Station to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Green Line
  2. Take the tram from Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
  3. Take the subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station

$6

Bus via Patsaouras Transit Plaza  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Hawthorne / El Segundo to Patsaouras Transit Plaza 40

$4

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood 18 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood 18 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood 18 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Hawthorne and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 15 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hawthorne station to Universal Studios, Hollywood. However, there are services departing from Hawthorne / Lennox Station Layover and arriving at Cahuenga / Broadlawn via Highland / Hollywood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Hawthorne, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Hawthorne / Lennox Station to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Green Line
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Imperial & Aviation Park & Ride to Figueroa & 7th
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Hawthorne / Lennox Station Layover to Hollywood / Highland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Hawthorne / El Segundo to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$23 - $35
uberASSIST
$25 - $35
uberESPAÑOL
$25 - $35
uberX
$25 - $35
WAV
$25 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberSELECT
$55 - $70
UberBLACK
$75 - $95
UberSUV
$95 - $120
UberLUX
$110 - $140
Taxi from Hawthorne to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
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

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