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There are 7 ways to get from Union Station to Van Nuys by train, bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  34m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Van Nuys Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner

$22 - $35

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Subway, line 901 bus  •  55m

  1. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to North Hollywood Station Metro Red Line
  2. Take the line 901 bus from North Hollywood Station to Van Nuys Station 154 / ...

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Train via L. A. Union Station station  •  38m

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Van Nuys station Ventura County Line

$6 - $8

Bus  •  44m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Van Nuys Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Taxi  •  33m

  1. Take a taxi from Union Station to Van Nuys 31 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  33m

  1. Drive from Union Station to Van Nuys 31 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  33m

  1. Take an Uber from Union Station to Van Nuys 31 miles

$38 - $43

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The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Van Nuys is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Van Nuys is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 33m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles Union Station station and arriving at Van Nuys Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station station and arriving at Van Nuys Amtrak Station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30m.

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The distance between Union Station and Van Nuys is 15 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.

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The best way to get from Union Station to Van Nuys without a car is to train which takes 34m and costs $22 - $35.

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The train from Los Angeles Union Station to Van Nuys Amtrak Station takes 30m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Union Station to Van Nuys bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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Union Station to Van Nuys train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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The best way to get from Union Station to Van Nuys is to train which takes 34m and costs $22 - $35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 44m.

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Map of how to get from Union Station to Van Nuys.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 34m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Union Station to Van Nuys 4 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 30m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a bus from Union Station to Van Nuys once daily, and the journey takes 40m.

Train 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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Van Nuys Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Business Seat
$26 - $40
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Van Nuys station
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Metrolink Trains
Metro Los Angeles
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Van Nuys Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from North Hollywood Station to Van Nuys Station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Union Station to Van Nuys
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$38 - $43
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uber.com
Pool
$38 - $43
Assist
$39 - $44
Español
$39 - $44
UberX
$39 - $44
WAV
$39 - $44
UberXL
$65 - $80
Select
$90 - $105
Black
$130 - $150
Black SUV
$170 - $190
Lux
$200 - $230
Taxi from Union Station to Van Nuys
Ave. Duration
33m
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com

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Union Station to Van Nuys bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Van Nuys Amtrak Station.

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Union Station to Van Nuys train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Van Nuys Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to Van Nuys is 31 miles. It takes approximately 33m to drive from Union Station to Van Nuys.

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There are 2126+ hotels available in Van Nuys. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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