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driving from newport beach to santa monica

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driving from newport beach to santa monica

Hello,

My family is staying at the Newport Beach Marriott and we'd like to drive up to Santa Monica and Hollywood for the day. What road would you suggest we take to avoid the most traffic? 405 N to 10? 5 N to 10?

Thanks

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1. Re: driving from newport beach to santa monica

There's no way around it - it's the 405 to the 10. Just leave Newport after 10AM

If there's too much traffic, you could get off at LAX and take Lincoln up.

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