There are 5 ways to get from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier by train, tram, bus, 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

Train, tram  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station Metro Expo Line

$15 - $19

Cheapest option

Train, line 733 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the line 733 bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Broadway / Ocean 33 / ...

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus, line 720 bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmdale, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6303 / ...
  2. Take the line 720 bus from 7th / Decatur to 5th / Colorado 720

$20 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier 72.5 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier 72.5 miles

$70 - $95

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

You can take a bus from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier via Palmdale station, Palmdale, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, and 5th / Colorado in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
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 Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Broadway / Ocean
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Decatur to 5th / Colorado
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Palmdale, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$70 - $95
uberASSIST
$80 - $100
uberESPAÑOL
$80 - $100
uberX
$80 - $100
WAV
$80 - $100
uberXL
$130 - $170
UberSELECT
$190 - $250
UberBLACK
$280 - $350
UberSUV
$340 - $430
UberLUX
$390 - $490

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier?

The distance between Lancaster and Santa Monica Pier is 84 km. The road distance is 116 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier?

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier?

The quickest way to get from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier is to drive which takes 1 h 16 min and costs $7 - $11.

How long does it take to get from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier?

It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Lancaster to Santa Monica Pier, including transfers.