There are 6 ways to get from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood by bus, subway, 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

Line 20 bus, subway  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Wilshire / Serrano to Wilshire / Westmoreland 20 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Wilshire / Vermont Station to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$4

Cheapest option

Bus, line 222 bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Western Ave. & Wilshire Blvd. to Argyle Ave. & Hollywood Blvd. DASH Hollywood/Wilshire
  2. Take the line 222 bus from Hollywood / Vine to Barham / Lake Hollywood Dr 222

$2 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 207 bus, subway  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 207 bus from Western / Wilshire to Hollywood / Western 207 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Hollywood / Western Station to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$4

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood 8.1 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood 8.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood 8.1 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Wilshire / Western, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Argyle Ave. & Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood / Vine, and Barham / Lake Hollywood Dr in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Wilshire / Vermont Station to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from Hollywood / Western Station to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Serrano to Wilshire / Westmoreland
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Western / Wilshire to Hollywood / Western
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Hollywood / Vine to Barham / Lake Hollywood Dr
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Western Ave. & Wilshire Blvd. to Argyle Ave. & Hollywood Blvd.
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$9 - $14
uberASSIST
$11 - $16
uberESPAÑOL
$11 - $16
uberX
$11 - $16
WAV
$11 - $16
uberXL
$18 - $25
UberSELECT
$29 - $40
UberBLACK
$40 - $50
UberSUV
$50 - $70
UberLUX
$60 - $80
Taxi from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
ineedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood?

The distance between Wilshire / Western and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 9 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood?

The cheapest way to get from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood?

The quickest way to get from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs $35 - $50.

Is there a direct bus between Wilshire / Western and Universal Studios, Hollywood?

No, there is no direct bus from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood. However, there are services departing from Western Ave. & Wilshire Blvd. and arriving at Barham / Lake Hollywood Dr via Hollywood / Vine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

How long does it take to get from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood?

It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.