DIRECTIONS TO VENICE BEACH
Getting to Venice Beach is quite simple. Take the 405 Freeway from either direction to Venice Boulevard. Exit West and drive until you reach sand. Parking is available at the end of Venice Boulevard right on the beach. Daily rates range from $3 to $10 depending upon the time of year. There is parking available between North and South Venice Boulevard West of Lincoln Boulevard. These lots are within walking distance, and free shuttle service is available.
Parking is readily available in the area. There are city parking lots located on right next to the beach. Daily rates range from $4 to $15 depending upon the time of year. These lots are within walking distance. There are also several private parking lots near the beach near Windward Ave., Venice Blvd and Rose Ave. These private lots can cost as much as $25 per day. Parking on the beach fills up quickly, so start your day early. On weekends additional parking is available at Westminster Elementary School. Enter on Main Street and park for only $5. This is an excellent place to park if you are going to the beach, or shopping on antique shopping on Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Additional Abbot Kinney parking may be found in several lots along Electric Avenue – one street East of Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Additional parking is available in Marina del Rey. Free shuttles are available at many lots during the summer months.
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA)
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