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A rebuilt historic incline railway.
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356 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1003
Downtown
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Reviewed yesterday

This has to be one of the shortest "railways" in the US, if not the world. Very quaint rail car originally constructed to serve the residents of downtown L.A,, especially the Bunker Hill area. The attraction takes you up Bunker Hill (California Plaza, South Grand...More

Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a ride on a historic part of Los Angeles. Family friendly and inexpensive, directly across the street from Grand Central Market. Unfortunately not wheelchair accessible.

Thank roblg2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the easy route up the hill for US$1 or 50 cents if you have a tap card, step aboard at the bottom and pay at the top.

Thank Sam R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easy transport from Grand Central Market to up hill locations such as the Broad and Museum of Contemporary Art and anything northwest of Olive Street. The fare was reasonable at .50 cents each way with a same day Metrolink ticket. Clean and efficient transport.

Thank fas19010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's not long, and yes, you could walk but just take the tram! It is a very fun way to go up and down the hill. And the history is very interesting!

Thank auvoir
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a piece of LA history that is back in service again. Quite fascinating and a great break away from the noise and "grey" of the LA streets. At the top is what I would call an oasis, as it is quiet, clean, beautiful...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

I wasn't sure exactly what we were being told but when I saw the rail car going up the incline I understood. There is a elevation change in LA that I was unaware of and this rail car makes it simple to transition over the...More

Thank JoAnne Q
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful, classic attraction that has been around off and on for many decades. Originally utilized as a vital route to transport folks up Bunker Hill, today, it's a delightful 2 minute ride on an olde tyme funicular. It's a must do once in your life...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed October 11, 2018

This short railway goes back and forth between the Top of Bunker Hill on Grand Avenue and Grand Central station down below. After being closed for an extended period, remodeled, reopened and closed again, Angels Flight has been open for several years. It is a...More

Thank EricG141
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Only a buck each way for an iconic historic LA attraction with lovely views from the top! Also just across the road from the Grand Central Market and other area attractions so definitely worth doing!

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sukruti21
March 26, 2018|
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Response from little_traveller | Reviewed this property |
Check for Park & Ride lots at the Metro Stations nearest your location. Park there and take the train downtown! Angel's Flight is very short walk from the Civic Ctr stop on the Red line. Be aware of the... More
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Response from Ronald U | Reviewed this property |
I hope not!!
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John-Tropi
August 30, 2015|
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Response from GameServer | Reviewed this property |
There are plans to re-open, and technically the trains are said to be in working condition. There is, however, a lot of red-tape and insurance issues to cover so it is still doubtful. There is no official date for... More
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