Bus & Transit

Big Blue Bus

Riders should allow extra time for travel. On race day, Sunday, February 14, buses will run only as far west as 11th St. Riders can expect normal Sunday operations within Santa Monica to resume by approximately 8 p.m., and normal Sunday bus service to areas outside of Santa Monica by about 4 p.m.

All routes that operate on Sundays will be in service with the exception of Route 9 which will not be in service the entire day.

Free Shuttle
BBB will provide a courtesy shuttle traveling in a one directional loop to/from the main Bus Hub located on 11th St. and Olympic Blvd. From the Bus Hub, the shuttle will travel north on 11th St. to Santa Monica Blvd., west to 6th St., east on Broadway to 11th St., and head back to Olympic Blvd. from approximately 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Shuttle will run approximately every 15 minutes depending on traffic conditions.

For riders/employees coming to Downtown Santa Monica
Your bus will drop you off along 11th St. and come to a final stop at the main Bus Hub on 11th St. and Olympic Blvd. You can then walk downtown or catch the complimentary BBB shuttle, which will bring you as far west as 6th St. Look for signs that will tell you the shuttle boarding locations.

For riders/employees leaving Downtown Santa Monica
You can catch the complimentary shuttle on 6th St. between Santa Monica Blvd. and Broadway to the main Bus Hub on 11th St. at Olympic Blvd. or walk there, where you can catch most buses leaving Santa Monica, including Metro lines 534, 704 or 720. Metro will also offer a complimentary shuttle from the Bus Hub to Expo Culver City Station for riders traveling to Downtown LA.

Trip Planning Assistance
Customer Service Representatives will be available from 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. before race day (Saturday, February 13) and 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. ¬on race day at 310-451-5444.
For live service updates on race day, please visit smgov.net/lamarathon.

L.A. Metro
Please visit metro.net for LA Marathon updates.


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