There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, line 3 bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. to Imperial & Aviation Park & Ride Commuter Express 438
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Aviation Nb & Imperial Fs to 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs 3

$2 - $5

4 alternative options

Line 232 bus, line 3 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 232 bus from Sepulveda / Manhattan Beach to LAX City Bus Center 232
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 to Pico Wb & Lincoln Fs 3 / ...

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica 12.1 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica 12.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica 12.1 miles

$15 - $21

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica. However, there are services departing from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. and arriving at 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs via Aviation Nb & Imperial Fs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Manhattan Beach Pier and Santa Monica is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica without a car is to bus and line 3 bus which takes 1 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica, including transfers.

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Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica bus services, operated by Ladot, depart from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. station.

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Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica bus services, operated by Big Blue Bus, arrive at 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica is 12 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica.

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There are 2410+ hotels available in Santa Monica. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica.
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  • Distance: 10.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

What companies run services between Manhattan Beach Pier, CA, USA and Santa Monica, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica via Manhattan Ave. & 10th St., Imperial & Aviation Park & Ride, and Aviation Nb & Imperial Fs in around 1 h 32 min.

Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. to Imperial & Aviation Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Aviation Nb & Imperial Fs to 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 to Pico Wb & Lincoln Fs
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / Manhattan Beach to LAX City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$15 - $21
Assist
$16 - $21
Español
$16 - $21
UberX
$16 - $21
WAV
$16 - $21
UberXL
$25 - $35
Select
$40 - $55
Black
$50 - $70
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Lux
$80 - $110
Taxi from Manhattan Beach Pier to Santa Monica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.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

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