There are 5 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 55 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Flower-6Th to Bristol-Town Center 55

$27 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus, line 83 bus, line 55 bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to Grand / 5th
  2. Take the bus from Grand / 5th to Disneyland 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

3 alternative options

Bus, line 55 bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9471 / ...
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Flower-6Th to Bristol-Sunflower 55 / ...

$16 - $38

Taxi  •  47 min

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

$240 - $290

Drive  •  47 min

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

$4 - $7

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 Grand / 2nd, 7th / Decatur, Los Angeles, Ca, Santa Ana, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago, Flower-6Th, and Bristol-Sunflower in around 3 h 3 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 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
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Flower-6Th to Bristol-Town Center
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Flower-6Th to Bristol-Sunflower
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Harbor-East Shuttle Area to Flower-6Th
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to Grand / 5th
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Grand / 5th to Disneyland
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 and 5th St
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Other operators
Taxi from Union Station to South Coast Plaza
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Station and South Coast Plaza is 52 km. The road distance is 73 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to South Coast Plaza. However, there are services departing from Grand / 2nd and arriving at Bristol-Sunflower via Los Angeles, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago and Flower-6Th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Union Station to South Coast Plaza, including transfers.