There are 4 ways to get from Long Beach to Universal City by bus, 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.

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Bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Long Beach Station to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal Long Beach to LAX
  2. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Hollywood LAX to Hollywood

$17 - $20

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Long Beach to Universal City 34.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Long Beach to Universal City 34.5 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  42 min

  1. Take an Uber from Long Beach to Universal City 34.5 miles

$40 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Long Beach to Universal City is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Beach to Universal City is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Long Beach and Universal City is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Long Beach to Universal City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Beach station to Universal City. However, there are services departing from Downtown Long Beach Station and arriving at Hollywood via Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Long Beach, CA, USA and Universal City, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Long Beach to Universal City via Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal in around 2 h 21 min.

Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Downtown Long Beach Station to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Hollywood
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
lawa.org
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Long Beach to Universal City
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $55
uberASSIST
$45 - $60
uberESPAÑOL
$45 - $60
uberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberSELECT
$95 - $130
UberBLACK
$130 - $170
UberSUV
$170 - $220
UberLUX
$190 - $250
Taxi from Long Beach to Universal City
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com

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