There are 7 ways to get from Studio City to Cal State LA Station by 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

Bus, subway  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ventura / Laurel Canyon to Universal / Studio City Station 750
  2. Take the subway from Universal / Studio City Station to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
  3. Take the bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to Cal State LA Busway Station 910

$3 - $8

6 alternative options

Line 218 bus, bus via Olive / 5th  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 218 bus from Laurel Canyon / Ventura to 3rd / La Cienega 218
  2. Take the bus from 3rd / La Cienega to 6th / Hill 16/17/316

$3 - $8

Line 218 bus, bus, line 70 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 218 bus from Laurel Canyon / Ventura to 3rd / La Cienega 218
  2. Take the bus from San Vicente / Gracie Allen to Grand / 5th
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Olive / 5th to Ramona / Campus 70

$4 - $8

Line 218 bus, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 218 bus from Laurel Canyon / Ventura to 3rd / La Cienega 218
  2. Take the bus from San Vicente / Gracie Allen to Grand / Olympic 14/37

$4 - $10

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Studio City to Cal State LA Station 16.7 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Studio City to Cal State LA Station 16.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Studio City to Cal State LA Station 16.7 miles

$20 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Studio City to Cal State LA Station is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Studio City to Cal State LA Station is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Studio City to Cal State LA Station station. However, there are services departing from Laurel Canyon / Ventura and arriving at Cal State LA Busway Station via 3rd / La Cienega and Olive / 5th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Studio City and Cal State LA Station is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Studio City to Cal State LA Station without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1 h 53 min and costs $2 - $8.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Studio City to Cal State LA Station, including transfers.

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Studio City to Cal State LA Station bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Laurel Canyon / Ventura station.

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Studio City to Cal State LA Station bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at 6th / Hill station.

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Map of how to get from Studio City to Cal State LA Station.
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  • Distance: 14.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

What companies run services between Studio City, CA, USA and Cal State LA Station, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Studio City to Cal State LA Station via 3rd / La Cienega, 6th / Hill, Olive / 5th, and Cal State LA Busway Station in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Universal / Studio City Station to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Ventura / Laurel Canyon to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to Cal State LA Busway Station
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Laurel Canyon / Ventura to 3rd / La Cienega
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 3rd / La Cienega to 6th / Hill
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from San Vicente / Gracie Allen to Grand / 5th
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Olive / 5th to Ramona / Campus
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from San Vicente / Gracie Allen to Grand / Olympic
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station to Cal State LA E
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Studio City to Cal State LA Station
Ave. Duration
19 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 Studio City to Cal State LA Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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