There are 4 ways to get from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach by bus, 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

Bus, line 232 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln Sb & Pico Fs to Lax Transit Center Bay 11 3 / ...
  2. Take the line 232 bus from LAX City Bus Center to Pacific Coast Highway / 11th 232

$2 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach 18.4 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach 18.4 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach 18.4 miles

$23 - $30

What companies run services between Santa Monica, CA, USA and Hermosa Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach via Lax Transit Center Bay 11 and LAX City Bus Center in around 1 h 29 min.

Bus operators
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Lincoln Sb & Pico Fs to Lax Transit Center Bay 11
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from LAX City Bus Center to Pacific Coast Highway / 11th
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$23 - $30
uberASSIST
$25 - $35
uberESPAÑOL
$25 - $35
uberX
$25 - $35
WAV
$25 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberSELECT
$55 - $75
UberBLACK
$75 - $100
UberSUV
$95 - $130
UberLUX
$110 - $150
Taxi from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Santa Monica and Hermosa Beach is 19 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs $75 - $95.

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach. However, there are services departing from Lincoln Sb & Pico Fs and arriving at Pacific Coast Highway / 11th via LAX City Bus Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Santa Monica to Hermosa Beach, including transfers.