Shop for groceries at Fresh & Easy Market just blocks away. Great coffee and dining can be found up the road at Lemon Poppy Kitchen. Tennis, swimming and an indoor gym are across the street at the Glassell Park Rec Center. For scenic strolls, head to the trails of the LA River, less than two miles from your NELA Union home.
The Class II bikeway that runs past NELA Union
makes it a great place for two-wheelers. Commuters will find it’s a seven mile ride to the heart of Downtown LA. An approx. eight mile jaunt gets you to the film/tv production hub in Burbank. And just a few blocks up the street, find stylish urban cycling apparel at Velo Love/SWRVE.
Mass transit users will find NELA Union to be a great fit. The #84 Metro bus stops right out front, connecting you to multiple local and express lines or to the nearby Metro Rail. You’ll be downtown in an estimated 15-30 minutes. It’s even quicker to nearby Eagle Rock, Atwater Village and Highland Park.
From the nearby Metro Gold Line, the growing rail network of the LA region is at your service. The hub of the system, Union Station in Downtown LA, is in an estimated 30 minutes away. From there take the Red or Purple Lines, or hop on Metrolink or Amtrak for longer commutes. More info can be found at www.metro.net.