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There are 4 ways to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h

  1. Take the train from Ventura Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$27 - $38

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Bus, line 155 bus  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Ventura Station to Downtown Burbank FlixBus
  2. Take the line 155 bus from Burbank Station to Lankershim / Valleyheart 155

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Line 6 bus, train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Main & Oak to Otc 6
  2. Take the train from Oxnard station to Burbank Airport - South Ventura County Line

$12 - $18

Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood 59.3 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ventura station to Universal Studios, Hollywood. However, there are services departing from Ventura Station and arriving at Lankershim / Valleyheart via Burbank Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Ventura and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 55 miles. The road distance is 59.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood without a car is to train which takes 3h and costs $26 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3h to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Ventura Station.

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The best way to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to train which takes 3h and costs $26 - $40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 155 bus, which costs $6 - $11 and takes 3h 1m.

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Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Lankershim / Valleyheart station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood.

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  • Distance: 54.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Ventura, Ventura County, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Ventura Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 1h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Downtown Burbank, Burbank Station, and Lankershim / Valleyheart in around 3h 1m.

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 Ventura Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oxnard station to Burbank Airport - South
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Metrolink Trains
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Ventura Station to Downtown Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Burbank Station to Lankershim / Valleyheart
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Gold Coast Transit
Phone
+1 805-487-4222
Website
goldcoasttransit.org
Bus from Main & Oak to Otc
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
Gold Coast Transit

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