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There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Getty Center by bus, tram, 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.

Recommended option

Line 720 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 720 bus from 5th / Grand to Wilshire / Westwood 720

$3 - $6

5 alternative options

Tram, line 15 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Expo / Bundy Station Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Bundy Nb & Olympic Ns to Barrington Pl Nb & Chayote St Ns 15

$3 - $4

Bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Broadway / 1st to Le Conte / Gayley 2/302

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Getty Center 18.7 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Getty Center 18.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles to Getty Center 18.7 miles

$22 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Getty Center is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Getty Center is to taxi which costs $100 - $120 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Getty Center. However, there are services departing from 5th / Grand and arriving at Church / Sepulveda via Westwood / Lindbrook. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Getty Center is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Getty Center without a car is to line 720 bus which takes 1 h 36 min and costs $2 - $6.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Los Angeles to Getty Center, including transfers.

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

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Los Angeles to Getty Center bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Wilshire / Westwood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Getty Center is 19 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Los Angeles to Getty Center.

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There are 2365+ hotels available in Getty Center. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Getty Center.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

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

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Los Angeles to Getty Center every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Expo / Bundy Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Grand to Wilshire / Westwood
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Broadway / 1st to Le Conte / Gayley
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Bundy Nb & Olympic Ns to Barrington Pl Nb & Chayote St Ns
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles to Getty Center
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$22 - $30
Assist
$23 - $30
Español
$23 - $30
UberX
$23 - $30
WAV
$23 - $30
UberXL
$35 - $50
Select
$55 - $75
Black
$80 - $100
Black SUV
$100 - $130
Lux
$110 - $150
Taxi from Los Angeles to Getty Center
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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