There are 5 ways to get from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood by tram, subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Tram, subway  •  2 h 35 min

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

$4

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 56 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 Victory / Woodley LAX to Orange

$19 - $27

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood 34.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood 34.5 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  42 min

  1. Take an Uber from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood 34.5 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to tram and subway which costs $4 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Beach station to Universal Studios, Hollywood. However, there are services departing from Downtown Long Beach Station and arriving at Lankershim / Valleyheart via Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal, Woodley Station and Lankershim / Chandler. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Long Beach and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood without a car is to tram and subway which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $4.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, arrive at Downtown Long Beach Station.

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Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, arrive at Victory / Woodley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood is 34 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood.

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There are 2388+ hotels available in Universal Studios, Hollywood. Prices start at $120 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood.
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  • Distance: 27.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

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

You can take a bus from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal, Victory / Woodley, Woodley Station, North Hollywood Station, Lankershim / Chandler, and Lankershim / Valleyheart in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
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 Victory / Woodley
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$35 - $50
Assist
$40 - $55
Español
$40 - $55
UberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$95 - $130
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$170 - $220
Lux
$190 - $250
Taxi from Long Beach to Universal Studios, Hollywood
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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