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There are 7 ways to get from Union Station to Playa Vista by bus, tram, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple & Los Angeles to Alla Rd & Panama St Commuter Express 437

$1 - $3

6 alternative options

Bus, line 3 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to LAX Terminal #1 Union Station
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 to Lincoln Nb & Jefferson Fs 3 / ...

$10 - $12

Tram, bus  •  1 h 37 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 bus from 4Th Sb & Santa Monica Place to Lincoln Sb & Jefferson Fs 3 / ...

$5 - $6

Line 40 bus, bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Alameda / Arcadia to Crenshaw / Slauson 40
  2. Take the bus from Slauson / Crenshaw to Jefferson / Inglewood 108/358

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to Playa Vista 28.8 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Playa Vista 28.8 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Union Station to Playa Vista 28.8 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Playa Vista is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple & Los Angeles and arriving at Alla Rd & Panama St. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Union Station and Playa Vista is 12 miles. The road distance is 28.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Union Station to Playa Vista without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 3 min and costs $1 - $3.

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The bus from Temple & Los Angeles to Alla Rd & Panama St takes 56 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Union Station to Playa Vista bus services, operated by Ladot, depart from Temple & Los Angeles station.

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Union Station to Playa Vista bus services, operated by Ladot, arrive at Alla Rd & Panama St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to Playa Vista is 29 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Union Station to Playa Vista.

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There are 2394+ hotels available in Playa Vista. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Union Station to Playa Vista.
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

Ladot operates a bus from Union Station to Playa Vista 4 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 56 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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Temple & Los Angeles to Alla Rd & Panama St
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to LAX Terminal #1
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
LAX FlyAway
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Lax Transit Center Bay 12 to Lincoln Nb & Jefferson Fs
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Bus from 4Th Sb & Santa Monica Place to Lincoln Sb & Jefferson Fs
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Alameda / Arcadia to Crenshaw / Slauson
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Slauson / Crenshaw to Jefferson / Inglewood
Ave. Duration
25 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 Playa Vista
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$30 - $45
Assist
$30 - $45
Español
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
WAV
$30 - $45
UberXL
$55 - $70
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$140 - $190
Lux
$170 - $210
Taxi from Union Station to Playa Vista
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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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