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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Highland & 14th to Figueroa & Pico Commuter Express 438

$1 - $4

4 alternative options

Line 232 bus, line 102 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 232 bus from Sepulveda / 8th to LAX City Bus Center 232
  2. Take the line 102 bus from LAX City Bus Center to Jefferson / Broadway 102 / ...

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles 20.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles 20.5 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles 20.5 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Highland & 14th and arriving at Figueroa & Pico. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Manhattan Beach and Los Angeles is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles without a car is to bus which takes 38 min and costs $1 - $4.

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The bus from Highland & 14th to Figueroa & Pico takes 38 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Ladot, depart from Highland & 14th station.

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Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Ladot, arrive at Figueroa & Pico station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles is 21 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles.

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There are 2541+ hotels available in Los Angeles. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Ladot operates a bus from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles 4 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 38 min.

Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Highland & 14th to Figueroa & Pico
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / 8th to LAX City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from LAX City Bus Center to Jefferson / Broadway
Ave. Duration
52 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 to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$24 - $35
Assist
$25 - $35
Español
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
WAV
$25 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Select
$60 - $80
Black
$85 - $110
Black SUV
$100 - $140
Lux
$120 - $160
Taxi from Manhattan Beach to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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