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Los Angeles Metro bus routes

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Metro Local

Football service: Hawthorne/Lennox Station - SoFi Stadium
Baseball service: Union Station and Harbor Gateway TC - Dodger Stadium
Expo Park/USC - UCLA via Alvarado, Sunset
Downtown LA - Santa Monica via Santa Monica Blvd
Downtown LA - West Hollywood via Temple, Melrose
Downtown LA - Cedar-Sinai via Beverly Blvd.
Downtown LA - West Hollywood via West 3rd St
Wilshire Center - Montebello via 6th & Whittier
Downtown LA - Wilshire & Westwood via Wilshire
Century City - Downtown LA via Olympic
Pico/Rimpau - Downtown LA - Indiana Station via Pico, East 1st
LA Union Station - Santa Monica via Venice Blvd.
Downtown LA (Broadway & Venice) - Fairfax/Washington via Washington
Downtown LA - Fairfax/Washington via Adams
17th/Broadway - Fairfax/Washington via W. Jefferson
Patsaouras Transit Plaza - South Bay Galleria via M.L. King, Crenshaw, Hawthorne
Lincoln Heights - Harbor Freeway Station via Broadway
Downtown LA - Avalon Station via Main & South San Pedro
Westlake/McArthur Station - Compton via Avalon
Downtown LA - CSU Dominguez Hills via Central
Downtown LA - Willowbrook/Rosa Parks Station via Compton Ave
Downtown LA - Artesia Station via Long Beach Blvd
Downtown LA - Hawaiian Gardens via Telegraph Rd
Wilshire Center - Montebello via 8th & Olympic
Downtown LA - El Monte via Cesar Chavez & Garvey
El Monte - Downtown LA via Valley
South Arcadia - LA via Las Tunas Dr.
Eagle Rock - Harbor Freeway Station via Figueroa, Exposition Park
Downtown LA - North Hollywood Station via Glendale Blvd, Foothill, Vineland
Downtown LA to Sylmar/San Fernando Metrolink Station via Glendale, Brand, Glenoaks
Downtown LA - North Hollywood Station via San Fernando Road, Magnolia
Downtown LA - Burbank Station via Griffith Pk & Riverside Dr
LAX Bus Center - South Gate via Coliseum
West Hollywood - Vernon via La Cienega & Vernon
Montebello - Monterey Park via 1st, Little Tokyo, Garvey
Marina Del Rey to Pico Rivera via Slauson
Playa Vista - Bell Gardens via Jefferson - Gage
Norwalk to LAX City Bus Center via Florence
Playa Del Rey - Norwalk via Manchester Av, Firestone
LAX City Bus Center - Downey via Century & Imperial Hwy
Aviation Station - Whittwood Mall via Imperial Hwy
El Segundo - Norwalk Station via Rosecrans
Harbor Freeway Station - Downey via Compton & Somerset
Compton - La Mirada via Alondra
Chatsworth Station - Encino via Topanga Canyon, Ventura Blvd
West Hills Hospital - North Hollywood Station via Roscoe, Lankershim
Van Nuys - Burbank via Oxnard Street
North Hollywood - Sherman Oaks - Burbank via Riverside, Olive
Chatsworth Station - Sherman Oaks via Devonshire & Woodman
Thousand Oaks Transit Center - Canoga Station via Westlake Village, Agoura Hills, Calabasas
Woodland Hills - North Hollywood Station via Sherman Way
West Hills - Burbank Station via Victory
West Hills - Burbank Station via Vanowen
Nordhoff Station - Sun Valley via Nordhoff St, Osborne
Chatsworth Station - Plummer St. - Coldwater Canyon Av.
Warner Center - Woodland Hills - Hollywood Burbank Airport via Saticoy, Sun Valley
JPL - Caltech
Arcadia - Rose Hill Transit Ctr via Huntington
Hollywood - Glendale - Pasadena via Los Feliz, Colorado
Rose Hill Transit Center - East Hollywood via Figueroa, York
Willowbrook - Compton - Wilmington
Hollywood - Athens via Vermont
Willowbrook Sta. - San Pedro via Wilmington Av, Vermont & Western
Athens - Hollywood via Normandie
Athens - Hollywood via Western
Expo/Crenshaw Stn - Gardena via Arlington/Van Ness
South Bay Galleria - Hollywood via Crenshaw
Inglewood TC - South Bay Galleria via Prairie Av
Hawthorne - Hollywood via La Brea
Redondo Beach - Inglewood TC via Inglewood
Vermont/Sunset - La Cienega/Jefferson via Hollywood Blvd, Fairfax Ave
Studio City - Beverly Hills via Laurel Canyon
Sun Valley - Hollywood via Glenoaks Blvd, Hollywood Way, Riverside Dr, Cahuenga Blvd
Sylmar - Universal City via San Fernando Rd, Lankershim
Sylmar/San Fernando Station - Studio City via Laurel Canyon
Long Beach - LAX via Sepulveda, Pacific Coast Highway
Lakeview Terrace - Sherman Oaks via Van Nuys
Sylmar - Sherman Oaks via Sepulveda
Sylmar Station - Encino via Glenoaks, Balboa
Sylmar Station - Encino via Rinaldi, Balboa
Encino - North Hollywood via White Oak, Woodley, Burbank Blvd
Northridge - Universal City/Studio City Station via Reseda, Ventura
Northridge - Woodland Hills via Tampa Av
Northridge - Woodland Hills via Winnetka Av.
Chatsworth Station - Woodland Hills via De Soto Av
San Pedro - Harbor Gateway Transit Center via Pacific Av
Eagle Rock - Long Beach Blvd Station via Eagle Rock Blvd, Soto St.
Cal State LA - Pasadena via Eastern & Washington
Highland Park - Paramount via Fremont & Eastern
Pasadena - Artesia Station via Fair Oaks & Atlantic
Pico Rivera - Lakewood Center Mall via Paramount
Lakewood - Pasadena via Rosemead, Lakewood
Pasadena - El Monte Station via Del Mar, Temple City Blvd.
Sierra Madre Villa - El Monte via Baldwin
Montebello - El Monte - Arcadia via Rush, Santa Anita
Sylmar Station - Burbank Station via San Fernando Road
Warner Center Shuttle
Westwood - Pacific Palisades via Sunset
Glendale Galleria - Grand Station via Hoover St, Rampart & San Fernando
Grande Vista Av.- Boyle Heights - LA County + USC Medical Center
Huntington Park Shuttle (loop)
Beverly Hills - Culver City via Burton, Robertson
Altadena - Pasadena via Fair Oaks
Altadena - Pasadena via Lake, Los Robles, Lincoln (loop)
Cal State LA - City Terrace Shuttle
Altadena - Pasadena via Colorado & Allen Av
Sylmar Station - Olive View Hospital - Sunland via Foothill

Limited stop

Rancho Palos Verdes - Harbor Gateway Transit Center via Hawthorne

Metro Express

Downtown LA - Disneyland via Harbor Transitway & I-105 Fwy
El Monte - Downtown LA via Sierra Madre, San Gabriel
Temple City - Downtown LA
North Hollywood - Burbank - Glendale Pasadena
Malibu - Downtown Santa Monica via Pacific Coast Hwy
San Pedro - Harbor Gateway Transit Center (peak hours only: Exposition Park via Harbor Transitway)
Metro Express: El Monte Station - VA Long Beach via I-605 Fwy
El Monte Station - Downtown LA - Harbor Gateway TC - San Pedro

Metro Rapid

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Metro Rapid is a series of limited stop bus routes operated by LA Metro to provide faster service along key transit corridors. Metro Rapid routes have limited stops (every 1/2 mile or longer), operate frequently (so passengers can expect a bus without waiting too long), and have signal priority. Metro Rapid generally uses distinctive red buses.

Metro Rapid is a low end form of Bus Rapid Transit. Metro Rapid operates on city streets in mixed traffic and all passengers pay the fare onboard.

Metro Rapid: Santa Monica - Downtown LA via Wilshire
Metro Rapid: Athens - Hollywood via Vermont Ave
Metro Rapid: Sylmar Station - West LA via Van Nuys, Sepulveda Blvd.


Metro Transitway

These routes use special lanes for faster service and have color designations similar to LA Metro Rail lines.

Bus rapid transit: Chatsworth - North Hollywood Station
El Monte Station - Downtown LA - Harbor Gateway TC - San Pedro

Metro Micro

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App-based Microtransit service in specific areas for local service and 1st/last mile access to fixed route bus and rail.

5:30am – 9:30pm, seven days a week
9 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Weekday service only. (5am-10am & 2pm-7pm)
10 a.m.-10 p.m., seven days a week
5:30am – 9:30pm, seven days a week
7 days a week. Holiday service varies.