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There are 11 ways to get from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly Toronto to Los Angeles  •  9h 38m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Los Angeles (LAX) YYZ - LAX

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Fly Toronto to Burbank  •  10h 41m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Burbank (BUR) YYZ - BUR

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Los Angeles  •  12h 2m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Los Angeles (LAX) BUF - LAX

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles  •  12h 22m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Los Angeles (LAX) YTZ - LAX

Fly Toronto to Long Beach  •  12h 54m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Long Beach (LGB) YYZ - LGB

Fly Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs, bus  •  12h 31m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) YYZ - PSP
  2. Take the bus from Palm Springs Downtown to Los Angeles Downtown

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank  •  11h 13m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Burbank (BUR) YTZ - BUR

Train via Detroit  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fullerton Amtrak Station

Train  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles

Bus  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Windsor, ON
  2. Take the bus from Detroit to Dayton Trotwood
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood to El Monte

Drive  •  39h 51m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood 2538.7 miles
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Universal Studios, Hollywood is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to fly which costs $200 - $490 and takes 9h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to fly which costs $200 - $490 and takes 9h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Toronto station to Universal Studios, Hollywood station. However, there are services departing from Toronto Union Station and arriving at Universal / Studio City Station via Buffalo Depew Station, Chicago Union Station and Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13h.

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The distance between Toronto and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 2187 miles. The road distance is 2538.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood without a car is to train which takes 2 days 13h and costs $390 - $600.

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It takes approximately 9h 38m to get from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Toronto Union Station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to fly which takes 9h 38m and costs $200 - $490. Alternatively, you can train via Detroit, which costs $380 - $650 and takes 2 days 8h, you could also bus, which costs $360 - $550 and takes 2 days 15h.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 30m.

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Universal Studios, Hollywood is 3h behind Toronto. It is currently 9:32 AM in Toronto and 6:32 AM in Universal Studios, Hollywood.

Map of how to get from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood.
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  • Distance: 2186.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 38m

What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

Air Canada, WestJet and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Windsor, Detroit, Chicago Union Station, Fullerton Amtrak Station, Fullerton station, L. A. Union Station station, Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, and Universal / Studio City Station in around 2 days 8h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
13h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Chicago Midway, Oakland
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Chicago Midway, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Chicago Midway, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Chicago Midway, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Chicago Midway, Dallas
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Chicago Midway, Nashville
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Calgary
Ave. Duration
10h 4m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Burbank via Newark, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Kansas City, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Toronto to Burbank via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
11h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Toronto to Los Angeles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Calgary
Ave. Duration
9h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Toronto to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Los Angeles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flair Airlines
Website
flyflair.com
Flights from Toronto to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $55
Business
$90 - $110
Economy
$65 - $75
EconomyPlus
$100 - $140
Train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$25 - $40
Business
$70 - $80
Economy
$46 - $49
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to Fullerton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
42h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$450 - $650
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Train from Chicago Union Station to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
43h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Palm Springs Downtown to Los Angeles Downtown
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Rider Express
Phone
1-833-583-3636
Email
contact@riderexpress.ca
Website
riderexpress.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Windsor, ON
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
riderexpress.ca
Book at
riderexpress.betterez.com
Adult
$35 - $55
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit to Dayton Trotwood
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Dayton Trotwood to El Monte
Ave. Duration
2 days 2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$210 - $290
Flexible
$300 - $430

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Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood is 2539 miles. It takes approximately 39h 51m to drive from Toronto to Universal Studios, Hollywood.

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WestJet, Air Canada, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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There are 835+ hotels available in Universal Studios, Hollywood. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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