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There are 6 ways to get from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park by tram, bus, subway, 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, line 217 bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to La Cienega / Jefferson Station Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the line 217 bus from La Cienega / Jefferson to Hollywood / Fuller 217

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 2 bus  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Wilshire Eb & Lincoln Fs to Hilgard Nb & Westholme Ns 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Hilgard / Westholme to Sunset / Martel 2

$2 - $5

4 alternative options

Tram, subway  •  1h 32m

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Hollywood / Highland Station Metro Red Line

$4

Taxi  •  27m

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park 15.7 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  27m

  1. Drive from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park 15.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  27m

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park 15.7 miles

$19 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park. However, there are services departing from Wilshire Eb & Lincoln Fs and arriving at Sunset / Martel via Hilgard / Westholme. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 31m.

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The distance between Santa Monica and Runyon Canyon Park is 10 miles. The road distance is 15.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park without a car is to tram and line 217 bus which takes 1h 26m and costs $2 - $5.

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It takes approximately 1h 26m to get from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park, including transfers.

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Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park bus services, operated by Big Blue Bus, depart from Wilshire Eb & Lincoln Fs station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park is 16 miles. It takes approximately 27m to drive from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park.

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There are 2644+ hotels available in Runyon Canyon Park. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 26m

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

You can take a bus from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park via Hilgard / Westholme and Sunset / Martel in around 1h 31m.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to La Cienega / Jefferson Station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Hollywood / Highland Station
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from La Cienega / Jefferson to Hollywood / Fuller
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Hilgard / Westholme to Sunset / Martel
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Wilshire Eb & Lincoln Fs to Hilgard Nb & Westholme Ns
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$19 - $27
Assist
$20 - $27
Español
$20 - $27
UberX
$20 - $27
WAV
$20 - $27
UberXL
$30 - $45
Select
$50 - $65
Black
$70 - $90
Black SUV
$85 - $110
Lux
$100 - $130
Taxi from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park
Ave. Duration
27m
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net

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