There are 5 ways to get from Torrance to Malibu Beach by bus, tram, 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

Line 550 bus, tram, line 534 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 550 bus from Vermont / Torrance to Vermont / Exposition 550
  2. Take the tram from Expo / Vermont Station to Downtown Santa Monica Station
  3. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Malibu Library 534

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 8 bus, bus, line 534 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Hawthorne Bl + Torrance Bl to Lax City Bus Center 8
  2. Take the bus from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 to 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs R3 / ...
  3. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Malibu Library 534

$3 - $7

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Torrance to Malibu Beach 32.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Torrance to Malibu Beach 32.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  41 min

  1. Take an Uber from Torrance to Malibu Beach 32.6 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Torrance to Malibu Beach is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Torrance to Malibu Beach is to taxi which takes 41 min and costs $130 - $160.

More details

The distance between Torrance and Malibu Beach is 39 km. The road distance is 52 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Torrance to Malibu Beach, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Torrance to Malibu Beach. However, there are services departing from Hawthorne Bl + Torrance Bl and arriving at Civic Center / Malibu Library via Lax Transit Center Bay 12 and 5th / Colorado. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

More details

What companies run services between Torrance, CA, USA and Malibu Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Torrance to Malibu Beach via Lax City Bus Center, Lax Transit Center Bay 12, 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs, and 5th / Colorado in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Expo / Vermont Station to Downtown Santa Monica Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Vermont / Torrance to Vermont / Exposition
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Malibu Library
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Torrance Transit
Phone
+1 310-618-6266
Website
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Hawthorne Bl + Torrance Bl to Lax City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 to 4Th Nb & Colorado Fs
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Torrance to Malibu Beach
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $55
uberASSIST
$40 - $55
uberESPAÑOL
$40 - $55
uberX
$40 - $55
WAV
$40 - $55
uberXL
$60 - $80
UberSELECT
$90 - $120
UberBLACK
$130 - $170
UberSUV
$160 - $200
UberLUX
$180 - $240
Taxi from Torrance to Malibu Beach
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
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
http://www.weho.org/
Website
weho.org
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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