There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles to Downey by tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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Tram  •  39 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line Metro Blue Line
  2. Take the tram from Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Green Line to Lakewood Blvd Station Metro Green Line

$4

Cheapest option

Line 460 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Grand / 5th to Norwalk Station 460

$1 - $3

5 alternative options

Bus, line 115 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand / 2nd to Maie / Firestone 55/355
  2. Take the line 115 bus from Firestone Station to Firestone / Downey 115

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Downey 12.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Downey 12.9 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles to Downey 12.9 miles

$16 - $22

Walk  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Walk from Los Angeles to Downey 12.2 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grand / 5th and arriving at Norwalk Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Downey is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Downey without a car is to tram which takes 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Los Angeles to Downey, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Downey bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Grand / 5th station.

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Los Angeles to Downey bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Norwalk Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Downey is 13 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Los Angeles to Downey.

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There are 1507+ hotels available in Downey. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Downey, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Los Angeles to Downey every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Green Line to Lakewood Blvd Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Grand / 5th to Norwalk Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Grand / 2nd to Maie / Firestone
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Firestone Station to Firestone / Downey
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles to Downey
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$16 - $22
Assist
$17 - $22
Español
$17 - $22
UberX
$17 - $22
WAV
$17 - $22
UberXL
$27 - $35
Select
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$70 - $95
Lux
$85 - $110
Taxi from Los Angeles to Downey
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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