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

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to LAX via FlyAway LAX FlyAway Bus

$31 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple & San Pedro to Alla & Panama Commuter Express 437

$1 - $3

5 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

Line 704 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 704 bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to Broadway / 4th 704

$3 - $4

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

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The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Playa Vista is to bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 1 h 4 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 & San Pedro and arriving at Alla & Panama. Services depart every three hours, 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 train which takes 54 min and costs $30 - $40.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Union Station to Playa Vista, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Union Station to Playa Vista is to train which takes 54 min and costs $30 - $40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $3 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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Union Station to Playa Vista bus services, operated by Ladot, arrive at Alla & Panama 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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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

Metrolink Trains operates a train from Union Station to Playa Vista hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, Ladot operates a bus from Union Station to Playa Vista every 3 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to LAX via FlyAway
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Temple & San Pedro to Alla & Panama
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Patsaouras Transit Plaza to LAX Terminal #1
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
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
Metro Los Angeles
Website
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 Playa Vista
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$30 - $45
Assist
$35 - $45
Español
$35 - $45
UberX
$35 - $45
WAV
$35 - $45
UberXL
$55 - $70
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$110 - $150
Black SUV
$140 - $180
Lux
$160 - $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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