There are 7 ways to get from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park by tram, bus, subway, 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

Tram, line 217 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Metro Expo Line
  2. 217

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. 1 / ...
  2. 2/302

$2 - $5

5 alternative options

Tram, subway  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Metro Expo Line
  2. Metro Red Line

$4

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. 15.7 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  27 min

  1. 15.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  27 min

  1. 15.7 miles

$19 - $27

Bikeshare  •  1 h 28 min

  1. 11.1 miles

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 Nb & Westholme Ns, Hilgard / Westholme, and Sunset / Gardner in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to La Cienega / Jefferson Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Hilgard / Westholme to Sunset / Gardner
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Santa Monica Eb & Lincoln Ns to Hilgard Nb & Westholme Ns
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$19 - $27
uberASSIST
$22 - $28
uberESPAÑOL
$22 - $28
uberX
$22 - $28
WAV
$22 - $28
uberXL
$30 - $40
UberSELECT
$45 - $65
UberBLACK
$65 - $85
UberSUV
$85 - $110
UberLUX
$100 - $130
Breeze Bike Share
Website
santamonicabikeshare.com
Bike from . 7Th Street And Arizona Avenue Sm to . Runyon Canyon (Drop Zone)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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 Runyon Canyon Park is 16 km. The road distance is 25 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park. However, there are services departing from Santa Monica Eb & Lincoln Ns and arriving at Sunset / Gardner via Hilgard / Westholme. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Santa Monica to Runyon Canyon Park, including transfers.