There are 6 ways to get from Union Station to Malibu by bus, tram, 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

Bus, line 534 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Sb & Temple to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns R10
  2. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch 534

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Tram, line 534 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch 534

$5 - $7

Line 704 bus, line 534 bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 704 bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Broadway / 4th 704
  2. Take the line 534 bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch 534

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to Malibu 42.8 miles

$220 - $280

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Malibu 42.8 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  48 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Station to Malibu 42.8 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Malibu is to bus and line 534 bus which costs $2 - $6 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Malibu is to taxi which costs $220 - $280 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Union Station and Malibu is 26 miles. The road distance is 42.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Union Station to Malibu, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to Malibu. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Sb & Temple and arriving at Civic Center / Stuart Ranch via 5th / Colorado. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to Malibu is 43 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Union Station to Malibu.

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Map of how to get from Union Station to Malibu.
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Union Station to Malibu via Los Angeles Sb & Temple, Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns, and 5th / Colorado in around 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Sb & Temple to Broadway Wb & 5Th Ns
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Colorado to Civic Center / Stuart Ranch
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Broadway / 4th
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Malibu
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$45 - $65
Assist
$50 - $65
Español
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $65
WAV
$50 - $65
UberXL
$80 - $100
Select
$120 - $150
Black
$170 - $210
Black SUV
$200 - $260
Lux
$240 - $300
Taxi from Union Station to Malibu
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$220 - $280
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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