Downtown Santa Monica Station
City: Santa Monica
Metro Rail - Expo Line
Ticket machines are available at the platform entrance on 4th Street (no entrance from 5th Street). First time riders must purchase a reusable TAP card with a fare from the machine before boarding. All riders must pass through the turnstile with a valid TAP card or TAP-enabled ticket/transfer and keep the card or ticket for the duration of the ride.
This station features three tracks and two center platforms.
Big Blue Bus 1 Main St & Santa Monica Blvd: UCLA - Downtown SM - Venice - Marina del Rey
Big Blue Bus 2 Wilshire Blvd: UCLA - Santa Monica
Big Blue Bus 3 Lincoln Blvd: Santa Monica - Aviation Station
Big Blue Bus Rapid 3 Lincoln Corridor Rapid: Santa Monica - Aviation Station
Big Blue Bus 7 Pico Blvd: Santa Monica - Pico/Rimpau via Pico
Big Blue Bus Rapid 7 Pico Blvd Rapid: Wilshire/Western - Santa Monica
Big Blue Bus 9 Pacific Palisades: Sunset & Marquez - Santa Monica
Big Blue Bus 18 UCLA - Abbot Kinney
Metro Express 534 Malibu - Downtown Santa Monica via Pacific Coast Hwy
Metro Rapid 720 Metro Rapid: Santa Monica - Commerce via Wilshire & Whittier