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Las Vegas: Public Transportation – Tripadvisor

Las Vegas provides several public transportation options for visitors.

Las Vegas Monorail

One is the Las Vegas Monorail. This basic rail system provides service along the portion of Las Vegas Boulevard known as the Strip. Trains run from 7:00 a.m. until 2:00 a.m. Monday-Thursday and until 3:00 a.m. Friday-Sunday. Stations are located at MGM Grand, Bally’s, Flamingo, Harrah’s, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas Hilton and Sahara.  Trains arrive about every five to ten minutes. Pricing options include single fares for $6.00, day passes for $15.00 and three day (72 hour)  passes for $40, a 7- day pass, 168 hours, is $56, or $50.40 if purchased online in advance.  Additionally, there are available passes that may be shared by more than one rider:  $9 for a 2-ride pass and $35 for a 10-ride pass. These passes are valid for one year from first use. Tickets can be purchased at any

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Los Angeles: Public Transportation – Tripadvisor

Forget all the negative information about public traffic in LA. It’s just as good and safe as anywhere in the world. Take the bus and metro and see it’s fairly reliable and that drivers are friendly and polite (towards every person!). Same goes for security people. Just take that bus, stop complaining and meet the world!

There are over 200 metro bus lines and 6 metro rail lines in the Los Angeles area that are run by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro). You can get to almost anywhere in the developed parts of Los Angeles County on Metro and/or on other local transit services. Some transfers are quick and easy; others, less so.  Detailed information, along with a trip planner, can be found here: http://www.metro.net/default.asp

The  metro rail lines are:

1. Green line Metro Rail (above ground): Runs east/west between Norwalk and Redondo Beach with a stop

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