There are 5 ways to get from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks by bus, tram, 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  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Walnut & Garfield to Burbank Blvd. & Van Nuys Blvd. Commuter Express 549

$1 - $4

4 alternative options

Tram, subway, line 750 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
  3. Take the line 750 bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Van Nuys 750

$4

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks 18.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks 18.9 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks 18.9 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 20 min.

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The distance between Pasadena and Sherman Oaks is 18 miles. The road distance is 18.9 miles.

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The bus from Walnut & Garfield to Burbank Blvd. & Van Nuys Blvd. takes 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Walnut & Garfield and arriving at Burbank Blvd. & Van Nuys Blvd.. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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What companies run services between Pasadena, CA, USA and Sherman Oaks, CA, USA?

Ladot operates a bus from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Walnut & Garfield to Burbank Blvd. & Van Nuys Blvd.
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Van Nuys
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$24 - $35
uberASSIST
$26 - $35
uberESPAÑOL
$26 - $35
uberX
$26 - $35
WAV
$26 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberSELECT
$55 - $75
UberBLACK
$80 - $100
UberSUV
$100 - $130
UberLUX
$110 - $150
Taxi from Pasadena to Sherman Oaks
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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
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
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org

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