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There are 7 ways to get from Union Station to Getty Center by bus, subway, tram, night 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

Line 720 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 720 bus from 5th / Grand to Wilshire / Westwood 720

$3 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 704 bus, line 734 bus  •  2 h 15 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

5 alternative options

Subway, tram, line 15 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Expo / Bundy Station
  3. Take the line 15 bus from Bundy Nb & Olympic Ns to Barrington Pl Nb & Chayote St Ns 15

$5 - $6

Night bus, line 602 bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the night bus from LA Downtown to Ucla FlixBus
  2. Take the line 602 bus from Gayley / Strathmore to Church / Sepulveda 602

$4 - $12

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

$35 - $50

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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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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 5th / Grand and Westwood / Lindbrook. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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

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The best way to get from Union Station to Getty Center without a car is to line 720 bus which takes 1 h 53 min and costs $3 - $11.

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Union Station to Getty Center, including transfers.

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Union Station to Getty Center bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from 5th / Grand station.

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Union Station to Getty Center bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Wilshire / Westwood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to Getty Center is 33 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Union Station to Getty Center.

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There are 2452+ hotels available in Getty Center. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Union Station to Getty Center.
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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

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

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Union Station to Getty Center every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Expo / Bundy Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Grand to Wilshire / Westwood
Ave. Duration
52 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 18 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
Bus from Gayley / Strathmore to Church / Sepulveda
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Bundy Nb & Olympic Ns to Barrington Pl Nb & Chayote St Ns
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from LA Downtown to Ucla
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Getty Center
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$35 - $50
Assist
$35 - $50
Español
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$60 - $80
Select
$95 - $120
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$160 - $210
Lux
$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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