There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach 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.

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Bus, line 534 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Sb & 9Th Fs to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns R10 / ...
  2. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch 534

$3 - $6

4 alternative options

Tram, line 534 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Cross Creek / Malibu Theatre 534

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach 28.7 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach 28.7 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach 28.7 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Malibu Beach is 26 miles. The road distance is 28.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach. However, there are services departing from Grand Sb & 9Th Fs and arriving at Civic Center / Stuart Ranch via 5th / Colorado. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach via Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns and 5th / Colorado in around 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Grand Sb & 9Th Fs to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Broadway / 1st to Broadway / 4th
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Colorado to Cross Creek / Malibu Theatre
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $50
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberESPAÑOL
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
uberXL
$55 - $70
UberSELECT
$80 - $110
UberBLACK
$110 - $150
UberSUV
$140 - $180
UberLUX
$160 - $210
Taxi from Los Angeles to Malibu Beach
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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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