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There are 6 ways to get from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey by bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Line 733 bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the line 733 bus from Main / Pico Layover to Venice / Abbot Kinney 33 / ...

$1 - $3

Cheapest option

Line 18 bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the line 18 bus from Colorado Wb & 5Th Ns to Washington Wb & Wilson Ns 18

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Bus, line 18 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocean Nb & Colorado Ns to 5Th Sb & Colorado Ns 8 / ...
  2. Take the line 18 bus from Colorado Wb & 5Th Ns to Washington Wb & Wilson Ns 18

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey 4.2 miles

$20 - $25

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey 4.2 miles

$8 - $13

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey 4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey is to line 18 bus which costs $1 - $2 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey is to taxi which costs $20 - $25 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Main / Pico Layover and arriving at Venice / Abbot Kinney. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Santa Monica Pier and Marina del Rey is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey without a car is to line 733 bus which takes 25 min and costs $1 - $3.

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The line 733 bus from Main / Pico Layover to Venice / Abbot Kinney takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Main / Pico Layover station.

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Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Venice / Abbot Kinney station.

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There are 2398+ hotels available in Marina del Rey. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey.
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  • Distance: 3.3 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Santa Monica Pier, CA, USA and Marina del Rey, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 11 min.

Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Main / Pico Layover to Venice / Abbot Kinney
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Ocean / Colorado to 5th / Colorado
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Colorado Wb & 5Th Ns to Washington Wb & Wilson Ns
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Ocean Nb & Colorado Ns to 5Th Sb & Colorado Ns
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$8 - $13
Assist
$8 - $12
Español
$8 - $12
UberX
$8 - $12
WAV
$8 - $12
UberXL
$13 - $18
Select
$21 - $28
Black
$27 - $35
Black SUV
$35 - $50
Lux
$45 - $60
Taxi from Santa Monica Pier to Marina del Rey
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$20 - $25
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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