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There are 6 ways to get from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland by tram, bus, train, taxi or car

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

Tram, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Pico Station Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the bus from Flower / Pico to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Monica Eb & 4Th Fs to 7Th Wb & Figueroa Ns R10
  2. Take the bus from Flower / 7th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Tram, train, line 43 bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Fullerton Amtrak Station
  3. Take the line 43 bus from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 1 to Harbor-East Shuttle Area 43 / ...

$27 - $51

Bus via 5th / Colorado  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from 5th / Colorado to Wilshire / Flower 20 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Flower / 7th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland 41.6 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland 41.6 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland is to tram and bus which costs $2 - $5 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland. However, there are services departing from Santa Monica Eb & 4Th Fs and arriving at Disneyland Employee's Entrance via Flower / 7th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Santa Monica Pier and Disneyland is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland without a car is to tram and bus which takes 3 h 6 min and costs $2 - $5.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland, including transfers.

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Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland bus services, operated by Big Blue Bus, depart from Santa Monica Eb & 4Th Fs station.

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Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Disneyland Employee's Entrance station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland is 42 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland.

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Map of how to get from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland.
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  • Distance: 36.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

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

You can take a bus from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland via Santa Monica Eb & 4Th Fs, 7Th Wb & Figueroa Ns, Flower / 7th, and Disneyland Employee's Entrance in around 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Pico Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Fullerton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Flower / Pico to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Flower / 7th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Colorado to Wilshire / Flower
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 1 to Harbor-East Shuttle Area
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Santa Monica Eb & 4Th Fs to 7Th Wb & Figueroa Ns
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns to 7Th Wb & Figueroa Ns
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Santa Monica Pier to Disneyland
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
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

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