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There are 5 ways to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach by subway, tram, bus, 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

Subway, tram  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the subway from Universal / Studio City Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines Metro Red Line
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to 1st Street Station Metro Blue Line

$4

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Hollywood to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal Hollywood to LAX
  2. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Downtown Long Beach Station LAX to Long Beach

$18 - $23

Taxi  •  43m

  1. Take a taxi from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach 34.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  43m

  1. Drive from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach 34.5 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  43m

  1. Take an Uber from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach 34.5 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach is to subway and tram which costs $4 and takes 1h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 43m.

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The distance between Universal Studios, Hollywood and Long Beach is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach without a car is to subway and tram which takes 1h 45m and costs $4.

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It takes approximately 1h 45m to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach is 34 miles. It takes approximately 43m to drive from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach.

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There are 406+ hotels available in Long Beach. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 27.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 45m

What companies run services between Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA and Long Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach via Universal / Studio City Station, Hollywood / Vine Station, Hollywood, and Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal in around 2h 59m.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Universal / Studio City Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to 1st Street Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Bus from Hollywood to Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
LAX FlyAway
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Downtown Long Beach Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
LAX FlyAway
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$35 - $50
Assist
$35 - $50
Español
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$65 - $85
Select
$95 - $130
Black
$130 - $170
Black SUV
$170 - $210
Lux
$190 - $250
Taxi from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
43m
Estimated price
$150 - $190
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com

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