There are 4 ways to get from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station by tram, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  35 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Expo Park / USC Station Metro Expo Line

$2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station 13.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station 13.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station 13.8 miles

$19 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station is to taxi which costs $65 - $80 and takes 15 min.

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The distance between Santa Monica and Expo Park/USC Station is 12 miles. The road distance is 13.8 miles.

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The tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Expo Park / USC Station takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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What companies run services between Santa Monica, CA, USA and Expo Park/USC Station, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a vehicle from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to Expo Park / USC Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$19 - $26
uberASSIST
$20 - $26
uberESPAÑOL
$20 - $26
uberX
$20 - $26
WAV
$20 - $26
uberXL
$29 - $40
UberSELECT
$40 - $60
UberBLACK
$60 - $80
UberSUV
$75 - $100
UberLUX
$90 - $120
Taxi from Santa Monica to Expo Park/USC Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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