Most people who live in Los Angeles – especially students without cars – don’t take full advantage of everything this amazing, dynamic city has to offer. Despite the infamous car culture, it is quite possible to get around LA easily using public transportation, zipcar, or bicycle.

Danco Housing has taken the time to provide you with the resources to get to know your new hometown!

Getting Around USC

USC Campus Map

Learn where all the important campus buildings are

USC Safety PDF

Stay safe on and around the USC campus

USC Campus Cruiser Map

Safe rides around campus after dark

USC Trams Map

Free USC provided trams in the area. Click here for schedule


Use a car only when you need it. More info on Zipcars at USC


Take the USC tram to Union Station then hop on to LAX!

Exploring Greater Los Angeles


Where is that place? Learn LA’s complicated geography

Info Hollywood Guide

Attractions in Hollywood and the surrounding areas

Bike Map

Bicycle trails and bike-friendly streets in Los Angeles

LA Metro

Yes! LA does have a subway (and lightrail) system

LA Metro

Metro offers trains and busses that run every 12 minutes

LA Metro

Rail and bus lines to the greater LA area


Route map and schedule info for downtown. Weekends


All public transportation options in Hollywood


All public transportation options in South LA