How to get from Union Station to Westwood

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  •  56 min

  1. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Wilshire / Vermont Station Metro Red Line / ...
  2. Take the line 720 bus from Wilshire / Serrano to Wilshire / Westwood 720 / ...

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Bus Ladot  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple & Los Angeles to Wilshire Blvd. & Warner Ave. Commuter Express 431

$1 - $3

5 alternative options

Bus Metro Los Angeles  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Broadway / Arcadia to Hilgard / Manning 2/302

$1 - $3

Bus Metro Los Angeles #2  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunset / Figueroa to Hilgard / Manning 2/302

$1 - $3

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to Westwood 29.7 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Westwood 29.7 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Station to Westwood 29.7 miles

$35 - $50

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

Ladot operates a bus from Union Station to Westwood every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Wilshire / Vermont Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Serrano to Wilshire / Westwood
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Broadway / Arcadia to Hilgard / Manning
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Sunset / Figueroa to Hilgard / Manning
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Temple & Los Angeles to Wilshire Blvd. & Warner Ave.
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Westwood
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$35 - $50
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberESPAÑOL
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
uberXL
$55 - $75
UberSELECT
$85 - $110
UberBLACK
$120 - $150
UberSUV
$150 - $190
UberLUX
$170 - $220
Taxi from Union Station to Westwood
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
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 Westwood is 19 km. The road distance is 48 km.

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Westwood is to bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 1 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Union Station to Westwood is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs $160 - $190.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple & Los Angeles and arriving at Wilshire Blvd. & Warner Ave.. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 56 min to get from Union Station to Westwood, including transfers.