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There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle 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, subway  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station LAX FlyAway Bus
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$8 - $10

7 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Hollywood LAX to Hollywood

$10 - $12

Bus via Victory / Woodley  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Victory / Woodley LAX to Orange
  2. Take the bus from Van Nuys Blvd. & Oxnard St. to Laurel Canyon Blvd. & Moorpark St. DASH Van Nuys/Studio City

$11 - $16

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City 22.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City 22.7 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  37 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to Studio City

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  37 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Studio City 22.7 miles

$120 - $170

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City 22.7 miles

$26 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Laurel Canyon Blvd. & Moorpark St. via Woodley Station and Van Nuys Blvd. & Oxnard St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Studio City is 14 miles. The road distance is 22.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City without a car is to train and subway which takes 1 h 15 min and costs $8 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City, including transfers.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City bus services, operated by LAX FlyAway, depart from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City bus services, operated by Ladot, arrive at Laurel Canyon Blvd. & Moorpark St. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City is 23 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City.

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There are 2395+ hotels available in Studio City. Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Studio City, CA, USA?

LAX FlyAway operates a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
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
LAX FlyAway
Website
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
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
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Van Nuys Blvd. & Oxnard St. to Laurel Canyon Blvd. & Moorpark St.
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$26 - $35
Assist
$28 - $40
Español
$28 - $40
UberX
$28 - $40
WAV
$28 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Select
$65 - $85
Black
$90 - $120
Black SUV
$110 - $150
Lux
$130 - $170
Taxi from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Studio City
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Studio City
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Studio City
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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