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There are 4 ways to get from Burbank to Riverside by bus, train or car

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Bus Megabus  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Burbank Station to Los Angeles, CA
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Riverside, CA

$11 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus via Harbor Blvd at Disneyland  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Grand / 5th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460
  2. Take the bus from Harbor Blvd at Disneyland to Galleria @ Tyler 200

$4 - $8

2 alternative options

Train  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Riverside-Downtown station Riverside Line / ...

$11 - $16

Drive  •  1h 7m

  1. Drive from Burbank to Riverside 62.1 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Burbank to Riverside is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Burbank to Riverside is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burbank station to Riverside. However, there are services departing from Burbank Station and arriving at Riverside, CA via Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Burbank station to Riverside station. However, there are services departing from Downtown Burbank station and arriving at Riverside-Downtown station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Burbank and Riverside is 55 miles. The road distance is 62.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Burbank to Riverside without a car is to bus which takes 2h 45m and costs $10 - $30.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Burbank to Riverside, including transfers.

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

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Burbank to Riverside train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at L. A. Union Station station.

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The best way to get from Burbank to Riverside is to bus which takes 2h 45m and costs $10 - $30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Burbank to Riverside.
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  • Distance: 54.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

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

You can take a bus from Burbank to Riverside via Los Angeles, CA in around 2h 45m. Alternatively, Metrolink Trains operates a train from Burbank to Riverside every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1h 27m.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Riverside-Downtown station
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Burbank Station to Los Angeles, CA
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Riverside, CA
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Grand / 5th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Harbor Blvd at Disneyland to Galleria @ Tyler
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com

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Burbank to Riverside bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Riverside, CA station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Burbank to Riverside is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1h 7m to drive from Burbank to Riverside.

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There are 115+ hotels available in Riverside. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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