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There are 6 ways to get from Union Station to South Coast Plaza by train, bus, taxi 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

Train, line 150 bus  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the line 150 bus from Flower-6Th to Sunflower-Plaza 150

$27 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus, line 150 bus  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the line 150 bus from Flower-6Th to Sunflower-Plaza 150

$4 - $14

4 alternative options

Train, line 463 bus  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the line 463 bus from The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 2 to Anton-Park Center 463

$25 - $48

Bus, line 83 bus, line 55 bus  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to Grand / 5th
  2. Take the bus from Grand / 5th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460
  3. Take the line 83 bus from Harbor-East Shuttle Area to Flower-6Th 83
  4. Take the line 55 bus from Flower-6Th to Bristol-Town Center 55

$5 - $19

Taxi  •  47m

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to South Coast Plaza 45.6 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  47m

  1. Drive from Union Station to South Coast Plaza 45.6 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to South Coast Plaza is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to South Coast Plaza is to taxi which costs $240 - $290 and takes 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station station to South Coast Plaza. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station and arriving at Sunflower-Plaza via Santa Ana-Santiago and Flower-6Th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 20m.

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The distance between Union Station and South Coast Plaza is 32 miles. The road distance is 45.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Union Station to South Coast Plaza without a car is to train and line 150 bus which takes 2h 19m and costs $26 - $55.

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Union Station to South Coast Plaza, including transfers.

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Union Station to South Coast Plaza bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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Union Station to South Coast Plaza bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Sunflower-Plaza station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to South Coast Plaza is 46 miles. It takes approximately 47m to drive from Union Station to South Coast Plaza.

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There are 791+ hotels available in South Coast Plaza. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Union Station to South Coast Plaza.
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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 19m

What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and South Coast Plaza, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Union Station to South Coast Plaza via Los Angeles Union Station, Santa Ana Amtrak Station, Santa Ana-Santiago, Flower-6Th, and Sunflower-Plaza in around 2h 20m.

Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49m
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
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Flower-6Th to Sunflower-Plaza
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 2 to Anton-Park Center
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Harbor-East Shuttle Area to Flower-6Th
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Flower-6Th to Bristol-Town Center
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to Grand / 5th
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Grand / 5th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Arcadia St and Alameda St to Grand Ave and 5th St
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Other operators
Taxi from Union Station to South Coast Plaza
Ave. Duration
47m
Estimated price
$240 - $290
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com

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