The driving distance from Oakland, California to Los Angeles, California is:

371 miles / 597 km

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Driving distance from Oakland, CA to Los Angeles, CA

The total driving distance from Oakland, CA to Los Angeles, CA is 371 miles or 597 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Oakland, California. It ends in Los Angeles, California.

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There are 3 hiking trails to the sign. The Mt Hollywood Trail is the most popular, suitable for families with kids, and the easiest hike. The Canyon Blvd Trail is moderate and the Cahuenga Peak Trail is a difficult trail.

You can pay $10 per person and take the convenient public shuttle from the Greek Theater (2700 North Vermont Ave) to the Hollywood Sign Viewing Area on Mount Hollywood. It is only available on Saturdays and Sundays including holidays from 9 am to 4 pm. Parking is available at Greek Theater. Kids under two are free.

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Oakland, California

City: Oakland
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

Los Angeles, California

City: Los Angeles
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

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