Traveler Info

If you're visiting West Hollywood from across the country or around the world, these tips will help you prepare for your journey.

Weather

Weather in West Hollywood is generally mild, rarely dipping beneath freezing in any season. Temperatures only vary slightly from season to season due to the stabilizing effects of the Pacific Ocean. Most rainfall takes place during the winter, with peak rainfall typically occuring in February. Springs and summers are warm, dry and clear, with the exception of several overcast weeks in the beginning of summer (known to the locals as "June Gloom").

Average Temperatures

Spring (March-May): 50° to 75° F (10° to 25° C)

Summer (June-August): 55° to 90° F (15° to 35° C)

Autumn (September-November): 55° to 75° F (15° to 25° C)

Winter (December-February): 40° to 70° F (5° to 20° C)

For a current forecast of West Hollywood weather, click here.

Communications Services

In the United States, telephone area code prefixes depend on city and location. West Hollywood addresses have one of two area codes: 310 or 323. To make a call, dial 1, then the area code, then the phone number.

Domestic and International calling cards can be purchased at local convenience stores and supermarkets.

Emergency Telephone Numbers

Police and Fire Emergency: 911
Police and Fire Non- Emergency: (310) 855-8850
Cedars Sinai Hospital (Local Hospital): (310) 423-3277

Electrical Voltage

Electrical current in the United States is 110 volts A/C. Converters can be purchased at local drug stores, or can be requested at your hotel’s concierge or guest services desk.  

Foreign Currency, Travelers Cheques and Financial Services

Travelex
8901 Santa Monica Boulevard (In U.S. Bank)
Phone: (310) 659-6093
Fax: (310) 659-1241

Commercial bank branches located throughout the City can also assist travelers with financial needs.

Wells Fargo Bank
8571 Santa Monica Boulevard
Phone: (310) 855-7140
Fax: (310) 855-7145  

There are 3 Wells Fargo branch locations and 5 ATM's throughout the City. Currency exchange is also offered.  

Transportation Services

Nearby Airports

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) - 12 miles from West Hollywood
1 World Way
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Phone: (310) 646-5252
Phone (TDD-Hearing Impaired): (310) 665-3070

Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR) - 11 miles from West Hollywood
2627 N. Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505
Phone: (818) 840-8840

Ontario International Airport (ONT) - 47 miles from West Hollywood
Ontario, CA 91761
Phone: (909) 937-2700
Phone (TDD-Hearing Impaired): (909) 937-2163

John Wayne International Airport (SNA) - 52 miles from West Hollywood
18601 Airport Way
Santa Ana, CA 92707
Phone: (949) 252.5200

Airport Transportation

Super Shuttle
Phone: (800) 258-3826

Prime Time Shuttle
Phone: (800) 733-8267

Greyhound Lines, Inc.
Phone: (800) 231-2222
Phone (TDD-Hearing Impaired): (800) 345-3109
Phone (Outside United States): +1 (402) 331-8552

Local Public Transportation

West Hollywood CityLine Local Shuttle Services
(800) 447-2189

The City of West Hollywood's official website contains more information about West Hollywood public transportation.

Metro Bus and Rail Routes

Los Angeles Metro
Phone: (323) 466-3876
Teletype Phone: (800) 654-5988

Metrolink: Southern California Regional Rail Authority
Phone: (800) 371-5465
Phone (TDD-Hearing Impaired): (800) 698-4833
Phone (Outside California): (213) 347-2800

MTA/Metrolink passes and tokens can be purchased at: 

West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce
8272 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046
Phone: (323) 650-2688

AMTRAK
Phone: (800) 872-7245

Amtrak stations and ticket offices are located throughout greater Los Angeles, including Downtown Los Angeles, Glendale, Pasadena, Pomona, Van Nuys, Torrance, Ventura, Long Beach, West Los Angeles and Santa Monica.

Travel Agencies and Services

Local Agencies

Cassis Travel Services
9200 Sunset Blvd., Suite 320
Phone: (310) 246-5400

Celestielle Travel
8424-A Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 282
Phone: (310) 339-3226

The Corniche Travel Group
8721 Sunset Blvd., Suite 200
Phone: (310) 854-6000

Friends Travel, LLP
820 N. San Vicente Blvd., Suite 1309
Phone: (310) 652-9600

Melrose Travel
8281 Melrose Ave., Suite 208
Phone: (323) 653-6000
Phone (Toll-Free): (888) 972-9009

Vallarta's VIP Travel
8525 Sunset Blvd.
Phone (310) 657-4245
Phone (Toll-Free): 1 (866) 456-5571 

Cali-Fun (French-Language Agency)
9056 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 303
Phone (Toll-Free) 1 (877) 225-9386

Golden Star Tours (Russian-Language Agency)
7288 West Sunset Blvd., Suite 205
Phone: (323) 656-7700
Phone (Toll-Free): 1 (800) 873-9007

Travel Services

Automobile Club of Southern California (AAA)
8761 Santa Monica Blvd.
Phone: (323) 525-0018

Russian Universal Services (Visas and Passports)
1123 N. Fairfax Ave.
Phone: (323) 650-2233

Visitor Information Centers

Beverly Hills Visitors Bureau
9400 S. Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 102
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone: (800) 345-2210 

Long Beach Visitors Bureau
301 E. Ocean Blvd., Suite 1900
Long Beach CA 90802
Phone: (562) 436-3645 

Los Angeles Visitors Center (Downtown)
685 S. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Phone: (213) 689-8822

Los Angeles Visitors Center (Hollywood)
Hollywood & Highland
6801 Hollywood Blvd., Suite 237
Hollywood, CA 90028
Phone: (323) 467-6412 

Marina del Rey Visitors Center
4701 Admiralty Way
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
Phone: (310) 305-9545

Pasadena Visitors Center
300 East Green St.
Pasadena, CA 91101
Phone: (626) 795-9311 

Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau
1920 Main St., Suite B
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Phone: (310) 393-7593