There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan Beach to Studio City by bus, subway, 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

Bus, subway  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Highland Ave & 14th St to 37th St Transitway Station 438A
  2. Take the subway from Pershing Square Station to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$5 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to 37th St Transitway Station 438A
  2. Take the bus from Hill / 5th to Melrose / Fairfax 10/48

$4 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 232 bus, bus  •  2h 57m

  1. Take the line 232 bus from Sepulveda / Manhattan Beach to LAX City Bus Center 232
  2. Take the bus from LAX Terminal 1 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Hollywood & Vine / Hollywood FlyAway
  3. Take the bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Laurel Canyon 750

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan Beach to Studio City 28.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan Beach to Studio City 28.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Manhattan Beach to Studio City 28.5 miles

$35 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan Beach to Studio City is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan Beach to Studio City is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan Beach to Studio City. However, there are services departing from Manhattan Ave & 10th St and arriving at Laurel Canyon / Ventura via Harbor Transitway / 37th St / Usc, Hill / 5th and Fairfax / Melrose. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Manhattan Beach and Studio City is 18 miles. The road distance is 28.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan Beach to Studio City without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1h 37m and costs $5 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1h 37m to get from Manhattan Beach to Studio City, including transfers.

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Manhattan Beach to Studio City bus services, operated by Ladot, depart from Manhattan Ave & 10th St station.

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Manhattan Beach to Studio City bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Melrose / Fairfax station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan Beach to Studio City is 28 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Manhattan Beach to Studio City.

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There are 1587+ hotels available in Studio City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan Beach to Studio City.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 37m

What companies run services between Manhattan Beach, CA, USA and Studio City, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan Beach to Studio City via LAX City Bus Center, LAX Terminal 1 Lower Level FlyAway Stop, Hollywood & Vine / Hollywood FlyAway, Hollywood / Vine Station, Universal / Studio City Station, and Universal / Studio City Station in around 2h 57m.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Pershing Square Station to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Highland Ave & 14th St to 37th St Transitway Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Ladot
Bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to 37th St Transitway Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Ladot
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / Manhattan Beach to LAX City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Laurel Canyon
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Bus from Hill / 5th to Melrose / Fairfax
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Bus from LAX Terminal 1 Lower Level FlyAway Stop to Hollywood & Vine / Hollywood FlyAway
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
LAX FlyAway
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Manhattan Beach to Studio City
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$35 - $40
Assist
$37 - $42
Español
$37 - $42
UberX
$37 - $42
WAV
$37 - $42
UberXL
$60 - $75
Select
$85 - $100
Black
$120 - $140
Black SUV
$150 - $180
Lux
$190 - $210
Taxi from Manhattan Beach to Studio City
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com

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