There are 5 ways to get from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood 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  •  54 min

  1. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$2

4 alternative options

Line 94 bus, line 155 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from Hill / Ord to Olive / San Fernando 94 / ...
  2. Take the line 155 bus from Olive / San Fernando to Lankershim / Campo De Cahuenga 155

$2

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood 24.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood 24.2 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood 24.2 miles

$30 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to subway which costs $2 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 29 min.

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The distance between Union Station and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 9 miles. The road distance is 24.2 miles.

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The subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood. However, there are services departing from Hill / Ord and arriving at Lankershim / Campo De Cahuenga via Olive / San Fernando. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Hill / Ord, Olive / San Fernando, and Lankershim / Campo De Cahuenga in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Hill / Ord to Olive / San Fernando
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Olive / San Fernando to Lankershim / Campo De Cahuenga
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$30 - $40
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberESPAÑOL
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
uberXL
$45 - $60
UberSELECT
$70 - $90
UberBLACK
$95 - $130
UberSUV
$120 - $160
UberLUX
$140 - $180
Taxi from Union Station to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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