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Black Friday's Top Ten public transit accessible shopping areas in LA


Let the shopping begin!  Los Angeles is a very popular tourist destination as well as one of the best cities in the nation for shopping. Listed below are the top ten shopping centers that have multiple buses servicing each facility. The shopping areas were chosen based on those numbers. The selected facilities are bordered by Santa Monica on the west; Downtown LA on the east; Hollywood on the north and Torrance on the south.  Leave your car at home; get ready, get set, go.

In alpha order:     

3650 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. LA, 90008
MTA Line #’s 40, 42, 105, 210, 305, 705, 710, 740; Dash 
Inner Passage      Inner Passage Part 2

8500 Beverly Blvd., LA, CA 90048 
MTA Line #’s 14, 16, 105, 305, 705 
Beverly Connection *(across from the Beverly Center) (2 in 1 location)*
8489 W. 3rd St.. LA, CA 90048
MTA Line #’s 14, 16, 105, 305, 705

3525 Carson St., Torrance, CA 90503
(on Hawthorne Blvd. between Sepulveda and Fashion Way)
MTA Line # 444; Torrance Line #’s 2, 3, 7, 8; Beach Cities #104             

189 The Grove Dr., LA, CA 90036
MTA Line #’s 14, 18, 217, 780
Old and New Union

6801 Hollywood Blvd., L.A., CA 90028
MTA Line #’s 212, 217, 210, 312, Red Line
Seeing Stars

1815 Hawthorne Blvd., Redondo Beach, CA 90278
MTA Line #’s 40, 130, 210, 444, 710, 740; Beach Cities Transit;
Gardena Transit

1351 Third St. Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401
Santa Monica Line #’s 1, 2, 3, 5, 7; MTA Line #720
It’s the big one!!!

10250 Santa Monica Blvd., LA, CA 90067
 MTA Line #’s 4; Culver City Line #3; Santa Monica Line #5;
Santa Clarita Transit 
The Green Machines 

6000 Sepulveda Blvd., Culver City,  90230   
Culver City Line #’s 2, 3, 4, 6; MTA Line #’s 108,110; 439
The Green Machines

(on Westwood Blvd. between by Le Conte/north and Wilshire/south)
Flyaway/Westwood; MTA Line #’s 20, 21, 720
Santa Monica Line # 1, 2, 3, 12; Culver City Line # 6
It’s the big one!!!

Honorable mention:

  • Macys Plaza (Downtown LA)

700 S. Flower St., LA 90017 
Dash A, E, F; MTA Line #’s 51, 60, 81, 439, 460
See LA on the MTA

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