There are 6 ways to get from Union Station to Getty Center by subway, bus, 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

Subway, line 720 bus, line 602 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Wilshire / Vermont Station
  2. Take the line 720 bus from Wilshire / Vermont to Wilshire / Westwood 720 / ...
  3. Take the line 602 bus from Westwood / Lindbrook to Church / Sepulveda 602

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 704 bus, line 734 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 704 bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Santa Monica / Sepulveda 704
  2. Take the line 734 bus from Sepulveda / Santa Monica to Church / 405 Fwy Off-Ramp 234 / ...

$3 - $6

4 alternative options

Bus, line 720 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to Westlake / Wilshire 487/489 / ...
  2. Take the line 720 bus from Wilshire / Alvarado to Wilshire / Westwood 720 / ...

$3 - $11

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to Getty Center 33.2 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Getty Center 33.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Station to Getty Center 33.2 miles

$40 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Getty Center is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Getty Center is to taxi which costs $170 - $220 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Union Station and Getty Center is 14 miles. The road distance is 33.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Union Station to Getty Center, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station station to Getty Center. However, there are services departing from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station and arriving at Church / Sepulveda via Wilshire / Alvarado and Westwood / Lindbrook. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and Getty Center, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Union Station to Getty Center via Westlake / Wilshire, Wilshire / Alvarado, Wilshire / Westwood, Westwood / Lindbrook, and Church / Sepulveda in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Vermont to Wilshire / Westwood
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Westwood / Lindbrook to Church / Sepulveda
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to Westlake / Wilshire
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Alvarado to Wilshire / Westwood
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Santa Monica / Sepulveda
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / Santa Monica to Church / 405 Fwy Off-Ramp
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station W to Wilshire Blvd and Alvarado W
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Getty Center
Ave. Duration
33 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
$95 - $120
UberBLACK
$130 - $170
UberSUV
$160 - $210
UberLUX
$190 - $240
Taxi from Union Station to Getty Center
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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