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There are 3 ways to get from Irvine to Studio City by train, subway, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, subway, line 750 bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
  3. Take the line 750 bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Laurel Canyon 750

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Line 59 bus, bus, line 18 bus, line 218 bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the line 59 bus from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa to The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3 59
  2. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the line 18 bus from 7th / Decatur to 5th / Grand 18 / ...
  4. Take the bus from 5th / Grand to 3rd / La Cienega
  5. Take the line 218 bus from 3rd / La Cienega to Laurel Canyon / Ventura 218

$13 - $32

Drive  •  1h 1m

  1. Drive from Irvine to Studio City 55.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Irvine to Studio City is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Irvine to Studio City is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Studio City. However, there are services departing from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa and arriving at Laurel Canyon / Ventura via Santa Ana, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Grand and 3rd / La Cienega. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Irvine and Studio City is 47 miles. The road distance is 55.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Studio City without a car is to train and subway and line 750 bus which takes 1h 58m and costs $11 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Irvine to Studio City, including transfers.

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Irvine to Studio City bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa station.

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Irvine to Studio City bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Laurel Canyon / Ventura station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Irvine to Studio City is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1h 1m to drive from Irvine to Studio City.

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There are 2477+ hotels available in Studio City. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 46.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

What companies run services between Irvine, CA, USA and Studio City, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Irvine to Studio City via The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3, Santa Ana, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Grand, and 3rd / La Cienega in around 4h 25m.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Laurel Canyon
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Decatur to 5th / Grand
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Grand to 3rd / La Cienega
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 3rd / La Cienega to Laurel Canyon / Ventura
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa to The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
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.

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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
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Santa Ana to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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