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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 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the first things on our list of things to do in Los Angeles. Easy to get to just around corner from 7th & Metro Center. If you have rail pass you can get price halved only 50 cents each way instead...More

Thank blc45reb
Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw this in one of the episodes from Bosch on Netflix's and wondered where it was located in Los Angeles. It was neat and unusual for L.A. experience but the ride is very short and you really do not see much by going to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very similar to the funicular ride I took in Budapest a month earlier. The Angels funicular was built in 1901 and has a length of 91 metres (298 feet). The Budapest Castle Hill Funicular originally opened in 1870 and has a length of 95 metres...More

Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This great little railway saves the steep walk up the hill. It only costs 50cents each way with a Metro Card and is good fun

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have long wanted to ride on Angeles Flight RR but it was either closed or under repair. During one of our Friday night visits to the Broad and Grand Central Market we noticed the flight was open! It's the best dollar you'll ever spend...More

Thank StudioCityMark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, it has some L.A history, built in 1901 it was the world's shortest railway. Its famous for movies like Muppets and La La Land. Now you can ride it for $1 each way and it will take you up bunker hill and boy avoiding...More

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a super cool thing to do for a buck, 2 bucks round trip. If you have a Metro card, it's half of that. Would I brave driving to downtown Los Angeles just for this? No way! But since we were going to Grand Central...More

Thank randylee223
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attended the Grand Performances and finally had a chance to take the Angel's Flight. It was quite fun but a bit too quick. For 50 cents w/a TAP card; otherwise a $1.00, it's worth it for a short joy ride or for those who...More

Thank Almaz A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the shortest railroad in the world. It’s a steep incline that takes about 2 minuets to ride up. Cost is a dollar each way. It has a long history that is fun to read about. We found close by parking at a meter....More

Thank Dale R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as a family of 3 - 2 adults and one (very teen) 12 year old. We were in the area as planned to visit grand central market, Angels flight, last book shop, Walt Disney music hall and little damage (see other reviews). We had...More

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sukruti21
26 March 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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nenzie7
1 September 2017|
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Response from Ronald U | Reviewed this property |
I hope not!!
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John-Tropi
30 August 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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