• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 3 ways to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood by train, bus 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

Train  •  2h 57m

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

$28 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Pacific View Mall to Warner Center Loop 1 54X / ...
  2. Take the bus from Topanga Canyon / Oxnard to Universal / Studio City Station 150/240 / ...

$2 - $6

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 5m

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

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to bus which costs $2 - $6 and takes 3h 29m.

More details

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

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood station. However, there are services departing from Pacific View Mall and arriving at Universal / Studio City Station via Topanga Canyon / Oxnard. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood without a car is to train which takes 2h 57m and costs $27 - $55.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 57m to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

More details

Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood bus services, operated by Ventura County Transportation Commission, depart from Pacific View Mall station.

More details

The best way to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to train which takes 2h 57m and costs $27 - $55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2 - $6 and takes 3h 29m.

Mode details

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

More details

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.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 54.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 57m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $55 and the journey takes 1h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ventura to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Warner Center Loop 1, Topanga Canyon / Oxnard, and Universal / Studio City Station in around 3h 29m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
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 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Pacific View Mall to Warner Center Loop 1
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Topanga Canyon / Oxnard to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 2575+ hotels available in Universal Studios, Hollywood. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

More details