Walk, stroll or bike,
It's easy to explore
Downtown Santa Monica
We strive to make getting around Downtown Santa Monica easy and efficient for visitors, local employees and residents alike. It is one of the most walkable neighborhoods in Los Angeles and you’ll find you can spend days here without ever having to get in a car.
Download a walking map of the area that shows movie theaters, shops and restaurants.
While visiting Downtown Santa Monica you can find local information at:
• Santa Monica Visitor Center, 2427 Main Street. (800) 544-5319.
• Visitor Information Cart, Third Street Promenade between Santa Monica Boulevard and Arizona Avenue.
• Visitor Information Kiosk, 1400 Ocean Avenue, on the ocean side of the street.
• Information directories located throughout the Promenade.
Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus provides transportation services to both the local and Greater Los Angeles areas.
Downtown Santa Monica is accessible via many Big Blue Bus routes. Get the full online schedule and route information at www.bigbluebus.com or call (310) 451-5444.
Big Blue Bus information also is available just off Third Street Promenade at the Transit Store, 1444 Fourth Street.
The City of Santa Monica has implemented a taxi franchise system to ensure a consistently high level of service, t