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There are 5 ways to get from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum by bus, tram, subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Westwood UCLA Amtrak Bus Stop Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Cheapest option

Tram, line 761 bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the tram from Pico Station to Expo / Sepulveda Station Metro E Line
  2. Take the line 761 bus from Expo / Sepulveda Station to Church / 405 Fwy Off-Ramp 233 / ...

3 alternative options

Subway, tram, line 15 bus  •  2h 39m

  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 A Line to Expo / Bundy Station
  3. Take the line 15 bus from Bundy Nb & Exposition Fs to Barrington Pl Nb & Chayote St Ns 15

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum 31.2 miles

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum 31.2 miles

Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum by walk and bus

The journey time between Union Station and J. Paul Getty Museum is around 49 min and covers a distance of around 18 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 14 min. The fastest journey normally takes 49 min. Services are operated by Amtrak and Metro Los Angeles. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
35 min
Layover time:
14 min
Total time:
49 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
49 min
Journey distance:
18 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:30
Last service departs at:
05:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum walk and bus schedules

Union Station → J. Paul Getty Museum
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  • Face masks are recommended
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in J. Paul Getty Museum is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in J. Paul Getty Museum is recommended.

The social distance requirement in J. Paul Getty Museum is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 35 min.

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The fastest way to get from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs $160 - $200.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Church / Sepulveda via Gayley / Strathmore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 17m.

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The distance between Union Station and J. Paul Getty Museum is 14 miles. The road distance is 31.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum without a car is to bus which takes 1h 17m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 17m to get from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum, including transfers.

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Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Los Angeles station.

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Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Westwood UCLA Amtrak Bus Stop station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum is 31 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum.

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  • Distance: 13.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 17m

What companies run services between Union Station, Los Angeles County, CA, USA and J. Paul Getty Museum, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a bus from Los Angeles to Westwood UCLA Amtrak Bus Stop once daily, and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Pico Station to Expo / Sepulveda Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$2
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
$1 - $2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$2
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro A Line to Expo / Bundy Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$2
Bus 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Westwood UCLA Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Expo / Sepulveda Station to Church / 405 Fwy Off-Ramp
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Adult
$1 - $2
Big Blue Bus
Phone
+1 310-451-5444
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Bundy Nb & Exposition Fs to Barrington Pl Nb & Chayote St Ns
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Union Station to J. Paul Getty Museum
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Rosie Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 805-258-8937
Website
rosietaxicab.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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