There are 5 ways to get from Burbank to Irvine by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank Station to Anaheim, CA
  2. Take the bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Harvard 53x / ...

$8 - $22

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Burbank station to L. A. Union Station station Antelope Valley Line / ...
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station Orange County Line

$9 - $13

Line 94 bus, bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from Olive / San Fernando to Hill / 7th 94 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Paseo Westpark 53x / ...

$14 - $34

Train, bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Anaheim Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Paseo Westpark 53x / ...

$29 - $54

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Burbank to Irvine 52.8 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Burbank station to Irvine. However, there are services departing from Burbank Station and arriving at Main-Harvard via Artic - Dock 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Burbank station to Irvine station. However, there are services departing from Downtown Burbank station and arriving at Tustin station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Burbank and Irvine is 45 miles. The road distance is 52.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Burbank to Irvine without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Burbank to Irvine, including transfers.

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Burbank to Irvine bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Burbank Station.

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Burbank to Irvine train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Downtown Burbank station.

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The best way to get from Burbank to Irvine is to bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Burbank to Irvine bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Main-Harvard station.

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Burbank to Irvine train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Tustin station.

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Map of how to get from Burbank to Irvine.
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  • Distance: 45.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Burbank, CA, USA and Irvine, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Burbank to Irvine via Anaheim, CA and Artic - Dock 1 in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Burbank to Irvine via L. A. Union Station station in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Downtown Burbank station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Tustin station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Anaheim Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Harvard
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Artic - Dock 1 to Main-Paseo Westpark
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Olive / San Fernando to Hill / 7th
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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Yes, the driving distance between Burbank to Irvine is 53 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Burbank to Irvine.

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