There are 7 ways to get from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel by bus, tram, taxi, car, towncar or bike

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 4 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Ocean / Arizona to Santa Monica / Century Park West 4

$1 - $3

Cheapest option

Line 5 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from 2Nd Nb & Broadway Ns to Century Park West Nb & Solar Ns 5

$1 - $2

5 alternative options

Tram, line 5 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Palms Station Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the line 5 bus from National Wb & Palms Ns to Century Park East Nb & Olympic Ns 5

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel 6.8 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel 6.8 miles

$1

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel 6.8 miles

$11 - $17

Bikeshare  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Cycle from . Aquarium (Drop Zone) Sm to . Roxbury Park Virtual Hub (Free Bike Parking At Public Bike Rack) 7.7 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel is to drive which costs $1 and takes 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel is to taxi which costs $35 - $50 and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Santa Monica Pier and The Century Plaza Hotel is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.8 miles.

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The line 4 bus from Ocean / Arizona to Santa Monica / Century Park West takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ocean / Arizona and arriving at Santa Monica / Century Park West. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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What companies run services between Santa Monica Pier, CA, USA and The Century Plaza Hotel, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Palms Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Ocean / Arizona to Santa Monica / Century Park West
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from 2Nd Nb & Broadway Ns to Century Park West Nb & Solar Ns
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Bus from National Wb & Palms Ns to Century Park East Nb & Olympic Ns
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$11 - $17
uberASSIST
$12 - $16
uberESPAÑOL
$12 - $16
uberX
$12 - $16
WAV
$12 - $16
uberXL
$16 - $22
UberSELECT
$26 - $35
UberBLACK
$30 - $45
UberSUV
$45 - $60
UberLUX
$55 - $70
Breeze Bike Share
Website
santamonicabikeshare.com
Bike from . Aquarium (Drop Zone) Sm to . Roxbury Park Virtual Hub (Free Bike Parking At Public Bike Rack)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Santa Monica Pier to The Century Plaza Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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