There are 7 ways to get from Union Station to Koreatown by subway, bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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  •  18 min

  1. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Wilshire / Normandie Station Metro Purple Line

$2

Cheapest option

Line 481 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 481 bus from Union Station W to Wilshire Blvd and Normandie W 481

$1 - $5

5 alternative options

Line 728 bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the line 728 bus from Spring / Arcadia to Olympic / Normandie 28 / ...

$1 - $3

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to Koreatown 18.1 miles

$95 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Station to Koreatown 18.1 miles

$22 - $30

Walk  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Walk from Union Station to Koreatown 4.6 miles

Bikeshare  •  30 min

  1. Cycle from Union Station West Portal to Wilshire & Witmer 2.8 miles

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

Foothill Transit operates a bus from Union Station to Koreatown every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Wilshire / Normandie Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station W to Wilshire Blvd and Normandie W
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Spring / Arcadia to Olympic / Normandie
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Koreatown
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$22 - $30
uberASSIST
$25 - $35
uberESPAÑOL
$25 - $35
uberX
$25 - $35
WAV
$25 - $35
uberXL
$35 - $45
UberSELECT
$55 - $70
UberBLACK
$75 - $100
UberSUV
$95 - $130
UberLUX
$110 - $140
Metro Bike Share
Website
gbfs.bcycle.com
Bike from Union Station West Portal to Wilshire & Witmer
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Union Station to Koreatown
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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 Koreatown is 6 km.

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Koreatown is to subway which costs $2 and takes 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Union Station to Koreatown is to subway which takes 18 min and costs $2.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Union Station W and arriving at Wilshire Blvd and Normandie W. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

The subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Wilshire / Normandie Station takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.