There are 3 ways to get from Corona to Universal City by train, subway, bus or car

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Train, subway  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from North Main Corona station to L. A. Union Station station 91/Pvl
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$11 - $14

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Line 1 bus, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Corona Transit Center to Vine St Layover 1
  2. Take the bus from Riverside Amtrak to Pasadena Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Corona to Universal City 58.1 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Corona to Universal City is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Corona to Universal City is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Corona to Universal City. However, there are services departing from Corona Transit Center and arriving at Olive / Hollywood via Riverside Amtrak and Raymond / Del Mar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Corona and Universal City is 49 miles. The road distance is 58.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Corona to Universal City without a car is to train and subway which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $11 - $14.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Corona to Universal City, including transfers.

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Corona to Universal City bus services, operated by Riverside Transit Agency, depart from Corona Transit Center station.

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Corona to Universal City bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pasadena Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Corona to Universal City is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Corona to Universal City.

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There are 2388+ hotels available in Universal City. Prices start at $120 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Corona to Universal City.
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  • Distance: 48.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Corona, CA, USA and Universal City, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Corona to Universal City via Vine St Layover, Riverside Amtrak, Pasadena Amtrak, and Raymond / Del Mar in around 4 h 57 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from North Main Corona station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Corona Transit Center to Vine St Layover
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.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
Bus from Riverside Amtrak to Pasadena Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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