There are 6 ways to get from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier 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

Line 720 bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 720 bus from Wilshire / Vermont to 5th / Colorado 720 / ...

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Line 750 bus, line 734 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 750 bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Sepulveda 750 / ...
  2. Take the line 734 bus from Sepulveda / Ventura to Sepulveda / Santa Monica 734 / ...

$4 - $8

Subway, tram  •  2 h 26 min

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

$4

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier 17.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier 17.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier 17.5 miles

$21 - $28

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City station to Santa Monica Pier. However, there are services departing from Universal / Studio City Station and arriving at Broadway / Ocean via Sepulveda / Ventura and Santa Monica / Sepulveda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City and Santa Monica Pier is 12 miles. The road distance is 17.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier without a car is to line 720 bus which takes 1 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier, including transfers.

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Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Universal / Studio City Station.

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Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Sepulveda / Santa Monica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier is 17 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City 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 Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier.
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  • Distance: 12 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 52 min

What companies run services between Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City, CA, USA and Santa Monica Pier, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Universal / Studio City Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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 Wilshire / Vermont to 5th / Colorado
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Sepulveda
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / Ventura to Sepulveda / Santa Monica
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$21 - $28
Assist
$22 - $29
Español
$22 - $29
UberX
$22 - $29
WAV
$22 - $29
UberXL
$35 - $45
Select
$50 - $70
Black
$75 - $95
Black SUV
$95 - $120
Lux
$110 - $140
Taxi from Hilton Los Angeles-Universal City to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com

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