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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Building
“Union Station built in the 1930's is the main railway station in Los Angeles. The structure combines Art Deco, Mission Revival, and Streamline Moderne style. There is a fine dining restaurant Traxx here as well as fast food and convenience stores. The Metro red line and purple stop here. You can also take the Metro gold line from this station. From here it is a short walk to Olvera Street.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Train Station
“Take the Goldline to the Union Station stop. From here you can take the Flyaway bus to LAX (a $10 ride), catch an Amtrak train, or exit the station and go across the street to explore historic Olvera Street - known as the birthplace of Los Angeles.”
  • 138 locals recommend
Bar
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“The food is terrific and the setting is spectacular inside historic Union Station. $$$$ Tell the owner Tara that Michael Delgado sent you! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Train
“Beautiful station. Connect to Amtrak, Metro Gold Line, Metro Red Line and the FlyAway Bus to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The FlyAway is $7 each way. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Travel Agency
“From here you can get anywhere. Take the local lines,, red, purple, gold and visit other neighborhoods or take train to San Diego and get there in less time than it takes to drive there”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Street Address
“Union Station - [800 N Alameda St] - a large and historic train station with numerous bus and train terminals. The buildings feature an elegant early-California architectural design and there are Span”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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“Downtown, also close by, is Imperial Western Beer Company at Union Station. It is gorgeous inside, the floors are beautiful, they have great beers, food and shuffleboard! I love to go to Union Station just to take in the exquisite architecture. ”
  • 1 local recommends
School
  • 1 local recommends
Train Station
“Union station is the hub for all things travel- bus, train, shuttles, etc. There's a great shuttle that leaves every 30 minutes direct to LAX too called The Flyaway. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Transit Station
“Here u can make a connection to the shuttle to LAX, amtrack, buses, metro, etc.”
  • 1 local recommends