There are 4 ways to get from Westwood to Griffith Observatory by 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

Bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Hilgard / Manning to Sunset / Virgil 2/302

$3 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Westwood to Griffith Observatory 12.3 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Westwood to Griffith Observatory 12.3 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Westwood to Griffith Observatory 12.3 miles

$13 - $18

What companies run services between Westwood, CA, USA and Griffith Observatory, CA, USA?

Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Westwood to Griffith Observatory every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 52 min.

Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Hilgard / Manning to Sunset / Virgil
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Westwood to Griffith Observatory
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$13 - $18
uberASSIST
$16 - $21
uberESPAÑOL
$16 - $21
uberX
$16 - $21
WAV
$16 - $21
uberXL
$26 - $35
UberSELECT
$40 - $55
UberBLACK
$55 - $70
UberSUV
$70 - $90
UberLUX
$80 - $110
Taxi from Westwood to Griffith Observatory
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Westwood to Griffith Observatory?

The distance between Westwood and Griffith Observatory is 14 km. The road distance is 20 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Westwood to Griffith Observatory?

The cheapest way to get from Westwood to Griffith Observatory is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Westwood to Griffith Observatory?

The quickest way to get from Westwood to Griffith Observatory is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs $65 - $80.

Is there a direct bus between Westwood and Griffith Observatory?

No, there is no direct bus from Westwood to Griffith Observatory. However, there are services departing from Hilgard / Manning and arriving at Vermont Canyon Rd via Vermont Ave. & Sunset Blvd.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

How long does it take to get from Westwood to Griffith Observatory?

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Westwood to Griffith Observatory, including transfers.