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Los Angeles Union Station is the main railroad station in Los Angeles, California, and the largest railroad passenger terminal in the Western US. Union Station is a major transportation hub for Southern California, serving almost 110,000 passengers...more
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Reviewed today via mobile

We really enjoyed catching our various metro connections through the terminal and the interior was a throwback to the glory days of rail travel

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed today

I'm a local in LA and this place is not the best. Workers don't know train schedules and are not helpful. You have to ask around to get correct information. Also at night it gets filled with shady characters and security is rather low. You...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank passportfull
Reviewed 3 days ago

A great public building from the time when train travel was king. A beautiful building which maintains much of its bygone glory. Functions well as a modern transport center. For those traveling Amtrak in Business Class or a Sleeper, the Metropolitan Club is a comfortable...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PilgrimFlyer
Reviewed 4 days ago

The transoprtation is ok here. However, the place is very dirty and dated. Needs to clean it. Lot of homeless people roaming around and makes the trains and places dirty.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Escape11965869208
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Union station for a photo session of the trains and the station , reminded me of New York and I loved the stop at Wetzel's Pretzels

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Larry V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole train experience from Van Nuys to San Diego and back to union station was great, but when we get to Union station to catch bus to Van Nuys horrible. No right guidance to get the bus and then when we finally get to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Leeroy Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Built in the 30's in the Art Deco style, there is much to see. The historical downtown LA area can be reached conveniently from any where in the large metro area through Union Station. It appears to be clean and well maintained.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a local resident since 1979 it was my first time stepping foot in this place. I was surprised how nice it was. Clean, no homeless, graffiti, and most of all less crowd even during rush hour. If you know where you want to go...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Bogard C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is amazing! The rich history, art work, the people and train make for a very exciting day. Olvera Street is across the street and the Downtown Library is close by. Simply stop in and take a peak, you won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Built in the 1930s, the Union Station is a blend of different architectural styles and is a pleasure to behold. Not to mention you can access almost all of Southern California very conveniently via the metro link and Amtrak here.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jean H
October 19, 2018|
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Response from luk12017 | Reviewed this property |
There are Union Station personnel to assist you and suggest you let them know in advance of your arrival that you require assistance.
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beertab
August 10, 2018|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
We used the Union Station Free Shuttle. Yes FREE! Very convenient too. Would be hard to beat.
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July 4, 2018|
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Response from Rusty W | Reviewed this property |
They did not have it when I was there in May! Say they are getting it however no clue when! I used my mobile data when I was there!!
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