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Metro Rail

One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2952
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LA Metro is the absolute worst.

You wrote a review for South Pasadena Gold Line Station 4 minutes ago 1.0 star rating... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Los Angeles, California
Smooth, clean & easy.

When putting bills into automated ticket machine make sure green light is on for next bill - or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tap card” (51 reviews)
“day pass” (36 reviews)
“long beach” (32 reviews)
One Gateway Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2952
Central L.A
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You wrote a review for South Pasadena Gold Line Station 4 minutes ago 1.0 star rating 10/12/2017 Let's see... where do I begin.... The LA Metro Transit system is THE ABSOLUTE WORST. Goldline, Red line, Explo Line, Blue Line -- All the lines. Unlike the...More

Thank christelcollabos
Reviewed 1 week ago

When putting bills into automated ticket machine make sure green light is on for next bill - or you'll overpay. TAP card is easy & convenient.

Thank Grodo
Reviewed 1 week ago

One thing I can say about the LA Metro... it was definitely designed to move people to and from certain civic institutions like the COURTS and the JAILS. This can come in handy for those who have to do their civil duty such as appearing...More

Thank egtact
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm an LA native, born in the 50's before the horrible traffic in the old days when we had good public transportation. For the past 5 1/2 years my wife and I have used the Metro Red Line to commute to our downtown LA office....More

1  Thank powerharp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have rode subways from London, Tokyo, Italy , NYC, etc, Los Angeles Metro Rail is so clean and I feel safe.

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Korea town and explore major sites such as Santa Monica, Universal Studio, LACMA on bus and metro. It was very easy (and faster) to take the transit. Using the Day Pass was definitely worth it!

1  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can travel all over Los Angeles on the Metro Rail: Pasadena, Chinatown, Pantages Theater, etc. Get your Tap Card and have fun on the Metro Rail. You can go online to plan your destination.

Thank C8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I usually take the express bus from Encino to Universal City where I jump on the subway to Hollywood. If I want to drive, I park my car at Universal City for just $3 for 24 hours. Parking in Los Angeles is expensive and can...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can be a little crazy with crowds and people but certainly the quickest way to downtown. Drive from Koreatown to downtown mid day 45 minutes only about 15 on metro!

Thank barlagdavid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An Underutilized Los Angeles Asset.. Los Angeles is slowly building up its arsenal of public transportation options. While Los Angeles made an unwise decision to move away from the Red Car, previously back in the day -- The LA Basin is slowly moving back towards...More

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Sophie B
28 August 2017|
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Response from Melissa D | Reviewed this property |
I would use Uber or Lyft. LA is all spread out and no public transportation gets you everywhere. I highly recommend staying somewhere central like West Hollywood because you can go to tourist attractions in Hollywood and... More
11 July 2017|
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Response from Dotty K | Reviewed this property |
I bought an unlimited TAP card for one week. In 2015, it cost $25. If you are paying by the ride, and if it's anything like NYC's MetroCard, it is smart enough to count a Metro train and bus as one ride if both the Metro and... More
7 May 2017|
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Response from C K H | Reviewed this property |
Metrorail doesn't go there. Did you try Metro trip planner?