There are 4 ways to get from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Palmdale station to Downtown Burbank station Antelope Valley Line

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, line 720 bus, line 222 bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmdale, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the line 720 bus from 7th / Decatur to Wilshire / Serrano 720
  3. Take the bus from Western Ave. & Wilshire Blvd. to Argyle Ave. & Hollywood Blvd.
  4. Take the line 222 bus from Hollywood / Vine to Barham / Lake Hollywood Dr 222

$16 - $38

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood 54.5 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  58 min

  1. Take an Uber from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood 54.5 miles

$60 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Palmdale and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 34 miles. The road distance is 54.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood. However, there are services departing from Palmdale, Ca and arriving at Barham / Lake Hollywood Dr via 7th / Decatur, Western Ave. & Wilshire Blvd. and Hollywood / Vine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Palmdale, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

Metrolink Trains operates a train from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Wilshire / Serrano, Western Ave. & Wilshire Blvd., Argyle Ave. & Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood / Vine, and Barham / Lake Hollywood Dr in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Palmdale, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Decatur to Wilshire / Serrano
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Hollywood / Vine to Barham / Lake Hollywood Dr
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Western Ave. & Wilshire Blvd. to Argyle Ave. & Hollywood Blvd.
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Palmdale to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$60 - $85
uberASSIST
$65 - $90
uberESPAÑOL
$65 - $90
uberX
$65 - $90
WAV
$65 - $90
uberXL
$100 - $130
UberSELECT
$150 - $190
UberBLACK
$210 - $270
UberSUV
$260 - $330
UberLUX
$300 - $370

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