There are 6 ways to get from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier by bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, line 720 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Ramona / Main to Westlake / Wilshire 487/489
  2. Take the line 720 bus from Wilshire / Alvarado to Santa Monica / 4th 20 / ...

$3 - $6

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Ramona / Main to El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station 487/489
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Sb & Temple to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns R10

$3 - $6

Bus, tram  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Ramona / Main to Grand / 5th 487/489
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station Metro Expo Line

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier 26.8 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier 26.8 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier 26.8 miles

$30 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier. However, there are services departing from Ramona / Main and arriving at Santa Monica / 4th via Wilshire / Alvarado. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between San Gabriel and Santa Monica Pier is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier without a car is to bus and line 720 bus which takes 2 h 8 min and costs $2 - $6.

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It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier, including transfers.

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San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Ramona / Main station.

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San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Santa Monica / 4th station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier is 27 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier.

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There are 2332+ hotels available in Santa Monica Pier. Prices start at $125 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier.
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  • Distance: 23.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

What companies run services between San Gabriel, CA, USA and Santa Monica Pier, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier via Westlake / Wilshire, Wilshire / Alvarado, and Santa Monica / 4th in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Ramona / Main to Westlake / Wilshire
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Alvarado to Santa Monica / 4th
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Ramona / Main to El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Ramona / Main to Grand / 5th
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Sb & Temple to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$30 - $40
Assist
$30 - $45
Español
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
UberXL
$50 - $65
Select
$75 - $100
Black
$110 - $140
Black SUV
$130 - $170
Lux
$150 - $200
Taxi from San Gabriel to Santa Monica Pier
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
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

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