There are 5 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

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

$1 - $6

4 alternative options

Bus, subway  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilshire / Serrano to Wilshire / Vermont 720 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Wilshire / Vermont Station to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$3 - $7

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

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Wilshire / Western and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 6 miles. The road distance is 8.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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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.

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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
Bus operators
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 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
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
Bus from Wilshire / Serrano to Wilshire / Vermont
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Wilshire Blvd and Western E to Wilshire Blvd and Westmoreland E
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
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
$12 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$12 - $18
uberASSIST
$13 - $18
uberESPAÑOL
$13 - $18
uberX
$13 - $18
WAV
$13 - $18
uberXL
$18 - $24
UberSELECT
$29 - $40
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
UberSUV
$50 - $70
UberLUX
$60 - $80
Taxi from Wilshire / Western to Universal Studios, Hollywood
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
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

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