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There are 4 ways to get from Studio City to Laguna Beach by bus, subway, train, tram or car

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, train, line 83 bus, line 89 bus  •  3 h 51 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 train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  4. Take the line 83 bus from Santa Ana-Santiago to Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 6 83
  5. Take the line 89 bus from Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 to Laguna Canyon-Festival Of The Arts 89

$30 - $64

Cheapest option

Line 218 bus, line 30 bus, line 460 bus, line 577 bus, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 218 bus from Laurel Canyon / Ventura to 3rd / La Cienega 218
  2. Take the line 30 bus from San Vicente / 3rd to Pico / Figueroa 30
  3. Take the line 460 bus from Flower / Pico to Norwalk Station 460
  4. Take the line 577 bus from Norwalk Station to Channel / 7th 577
  5. Take the bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Ocean 1

$6 - $16

2 alternative options

Tram, bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to 5th Street Station Metro Blue Line
  2. Take the bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Ocean 1

$10 - $16

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Studio City to Laguna Beach 62.8 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Studio City to Laguna Beach is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Studio City to Laguna Beach is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Studio City to Laguna Beach. However, there are services departing from Laurel Canyon / Ventura and arriving at Coast-Ocean via San Vicente / 3rd, Flower / Pico, Norwalk Station and 7Th-Channel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Studio City and Laguna Beach is 55 miles. The road distance is 62.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Studio City to Laguna Beach without a car is to bus and subway and train and line 83 bus and line 89 bus which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $29 - $65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Studio City to Laguna Beach, including transfers.

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Studio City to Laguna Beach bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Laurel Canyon / Ventura station.

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Studio City to Laguna Beach bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Coast-Ocean station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Studio City to Laguna Beach is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Studio City to Laguna Beach.

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There are 539+ hotels available in Laguna Beach. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Studio City to Laguna Beach.
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  • Distance: 55 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Studio City, CA, USA and Laguna Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Studio City to Laguna Beach via 3rd / La Cienega, San Vicente / 3rd, Pico / Figueroa, Flower / Pico, Norwalk Station, Channel / 7th, and 7Th-Channel in around 5 h 34 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
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to 5th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Ventura / Laurel Canyon to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
10 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from San Vicente / 3rd to Pico / Figueroa
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Flower / Pico to Norwalk Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Norwalk Station to Channel / 7th
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Santa Ana-Santiago to Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 6
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 to Laguna Canyon-Festival Of The Arts
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Ocean
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net

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