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

Subway, line 720 bus, line 9455 bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the subway from Universal / Studio City Station to Wilshire / Vermont Station
  2. Take the line 720 bus from Wilshire / Vermont to 7th / Decatur 720
  3. Take the line 9455 bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Long Beach, Ca

$12 - $24

Cheapest option

Subway, tram  •  1 h 58 min

  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

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

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

$150 - $190

Drive  •  43 min

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

$3 - $5

Uber  •  43 min

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

$40 - $55

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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 1 h 58 min.

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

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The distance between Universal Studios, Hollywood and Long Beach is 44 km. The road distance is 55 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach. However, you can take the walk to Universal / Studio City Station, take the subway to Wilshire / Vermont Station, take the walk to Wilshire / Vermont, take the line 720 bus to 7th / Decatur, take the walk to Los Angeles, Ca, then take the line 9455 bus to Long Beach, Ca. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach via Universal / Studio City Station, 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, and 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Universal / Studio City Station to Wilshire / Vermont Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from Universal / Studio City Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Vermont to 7th / Decatur
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $55
uberASSIST
$45 - $60
uberESPAÑOL
$45 - $60
uberX
$45 - $60
WAV
$45 - $60
uberXL
$65 - $85
UberSELECT
$95 - $130
UberBLACK
$130 - $170
UberSUV
$170 - $220
UberLUX
$190 - $250
Taxi from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
http://www.weho.org/
Website
weho.org
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com

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