There are 5 ways to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley by bus, train, taxi or car

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

Line 222 bus, train, bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 222 bus from Barham / Forest Lawn to Burbank Airport Ritc 222
  2. Take the train from Burbank Amtrak to Simi Valley Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Simi Valley Metrolink to NW Cochran St/Galena St

$9 - $45

Cheapest option

Line 750 bus, line 161 bus, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 750 bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Canoga Station 750
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Canoga Station to Thousand Oaks Transit Center 161
  3. Take the bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Simi Town Center EB

$3 - $6

3 alternative options

Line 750 bus, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 750 bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Oxnard / Topanga Canyon 750
  2. Take the bus from Warner Center Loop 11 to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
  3. Take the bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Simi Town Center EB

$4 - $10

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley 33.1 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley 33.1 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Universal Studios, Hollywood station to Simi Valley. However, there are services departing from Universal / Studio City Station and arriving at Simi Town Center EB via Warner Center Loop 11 and Thousand Oaks Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Universal Studios, Hollywood and Simi Valley is 26 miles. The road distance is 33.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley without a car is to line 222 bus and train and bus which takes 3 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley, including transfers.

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Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Universal / Studio City Station.

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Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley bus services, operated by Ventura County Transportation Commission, arrive at Simi Town Center EB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley is 33 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Simi Valley. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley.
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  • Distance: 26.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

What companies run services between Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA and Simi Valley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley via Universal / Studio City Station, Oxnard / Topanga Canyon, Warner Center Loop 11, and Thousand Oaks Transit Center in around 5 h 4 min.

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Burbank Amtrak to Simi Valley Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Burbank Airport – South to Simi Valley station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Barham / Forest Lawn to Burbank Airport Ritc
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Oxnard / Topanga Canyon
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Canoga Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Canoga Station to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Simi Valley Metrolink to NW Cochran St/Galena St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Bus from Warner Center Loop 11 to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Simi Town Center EB
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Oxnard St. & Owensmouth Ave. to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Universal Studios, Hollywood to Simi Valley
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
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
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com

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