June 11th, 2012, 02:29 PM #121
Bummer the big blue bus' last run West is @8:50.
Bought prepaid parking on TM instead.
June 13th, 2012, 12:57 PM #122
June 16th, 2012, 03:08 AM #123
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Originally Posted by KingsGrl
The Gold Line starts in Pasadena, on the Sierra Madre Villa station. It's like 10-13 stops until it hits Union Station (Red Line).
The few times I took the Gold/Red Line and got off at 7th Street Metro Center, the walk was only about 10 minutes. It really depends on your walking speed.
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June 16th, 2012, 01:21 PM #124
Thanks! This worked out perfectly for us. We got on at the Lake Station and transferred to the Red Line. The walk only took us about 10 minutes and we chatted the whole way with a group we met on the Gold Line. Totally worth it!
Originally Posted by TooCool
July 27th, 2012, 01:34 PM #125
November 13th, 2012, 03:22 PM #126
I love it! I drive 300 feet to the beginning of the orange line to the red line to the blue line and whamm-o im across the street from staples! $6 total round trip! And the best part- after pregaming at the yard house, i dont hafta stop drinking at the 10 min mark of the second any more! And bless the bums in the subway stations! After getting drunkenly lost ine night after we raped analslime i got lost down there and every homeless person i asked for directions happilly answered my drunk ass so i shelled out a 5 spot to each of em for booze!
November 27th, 2012, 12:06 PM #127
Getting to the Game: Tips and Tricks for Taking Transit
I guess the first tip should be "Wait for season to start."@
January 15th, 2013, 09:02 AM #128
I'm coming up from San Diego to the game Saturday. I'm thinking of jumping on the early Amtrak to Union Station. Is there a Metro connection at Union Station, to head down to Staples Center?
January 15th, 2013, 09:22 AM #129
Take the Redline to 7th Street Metro Station ( about 3 stops down ?)
Originally Posted by dwillis
Transfer to blue line get off at Chick Hearn / Pico Station if you are feeling lazy or
Walk out of 7th street Station Figueroa Street exit .
Turn left / go south on Figueroa towards Staples Center
Numbered streets should be getting higher (7th , 8th etc)
It's sort of down hill if that helps
Staples center is at Figueroa and 11th .
About a 10 minute walk
You can't miss it really.
Another thing that works is just follow all the people with Kings jerseys
when you exit the station or the blue line train .
January 15th, 2013, 09:27 AM #130
Sounds perfect! For a weekend game it's simply a no-brainer to use the Rail system to avoid that long drive and the horrible L.A. Traffic!
Originally Posted by Shackleford
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