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  •  1 h 59 min

  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

$10 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Main-Harvard to Artic - Dock 1 53x / ...
  2. Take the bus from Anaheim, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from 5th / Grand to 3rd / La Cienega

$12 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Irvine to Studio City 55.2 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Studio City. However, there are services departing from Main-Harvard and arriving at Laurel Canyon / Ventura via Anaheim, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Grand and 3rd / La Cienega. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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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 1 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Irvine to Studio City, including transfers.

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Irvine to Studio City bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from Main-Harvard station.

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Irvine to Studio City bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at 3rd / La Cienega station.

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

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There are 2400+ hotels available in Studio City. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Irvine to Studio City.
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  • Distance: 46.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Irvine to Studio City via Artic - Dock 1, Anaheim, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Grand, and 3rd / La Cienega in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Tustin station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
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
25 min
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
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Grand to 3rd / La Cienega
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Main-Harvard to Artic - Dock 1
Ave. Duration
53 min
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 Anaheim, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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