There are 5 ways to get from Santa Monica to Echo Park by bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 4 bus  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Santa Monica / 11th to Sunset / Park 4

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Tram  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines Metro Expo Line

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Monica to Echo Park 16.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Santa Monica to Echo Park 16.8 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Monica to Echo Park 16.8 miles

$20 - $27

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santa Monica / 11th and arriving at Sunset / Park. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Santa Monica and Echo Park is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Monica to Echo Park without a car is to line 4 bus which takes 1 h 2 min and costs .

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The line 4 bus from Santa Monica / 11th to Sunset / Park takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Santa Monica to Echo Park bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Santa Monica / 11th station.

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Santa Monica to Echo Park bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Sunset / Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Monica to Echo Park is 17 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Santa Monica to Echo Park.

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There are 2549+ hotels available in Echo Park. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Monica to Echo Park.
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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Santa Monica, CA, USA and Echo Park, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Santa Monica to Echo Park hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Santa Monica / 11th to Sunset / Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Monica to Echo Park
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$20 - $27
Assist
$21 - $28
Español
$21 - $28
UberX
$21 - $28
WAV
$21 - $28
UberXL
$30 - $45
Select
$50 - $65
Black
$70 - $90
Black SUV
$90 - $120
Lux
$100 - $140
Taxi from Santa Monica to Echo Park
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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