There are 3 ways to get from Big Sur to Monterey by bus, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Big Sur, CA, USA and Monterey, CA, USA?
Monterey-Salinas Transit operates a bus from Big Sur to Monterey 4 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.
- Ave. Duration
- 44 min
- Estimated price
- $90 - $110
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Big Sur to Monterey?
The distance between Big Sur and Monterey is 38 km. The road distance is 48 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Big Sur to Monterey?
The cheapest way to get from Big Sur to Monterey is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 44 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Big Sur to Monterey?
The quickest way to get from Big Sur to Monterey is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs $90 - $110.
Is there a direct bus between Big Sur and Monterey?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Highway 1 / River Inn and arriving at Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 3 Pearl. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.
How long does it take to get from Big Sur to Monterey?
The bus from Highway 1 / River Inn to Monterey Transit Plaza / Gate 3 Pearl takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs four times a week.