There are 6 ways to get from Culver City to Newport Beach by tram, train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Tram, train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the tram from Culver City Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines Metro Expo Line
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$66 - $99

Cheapest option

Line 460 bus, line 577 bus, line 1 bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Flower / 7th to Norwalk Station 460
  2. Take the line 577 bus from Norwalk Station to Channel / 7th 577
  3. Take the line 1 bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Balboa Coves 1

$4 - $13

4 alternative options

Line 733 bus, line 47 bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 733 bus from Venice / Bagley to Cesar E Chavez / Alameda 33 / ...
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 6 to Balboa-35Th 47A / ...

$10 - $50

Tram, line 45 bus, line 1 bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the tram from Culver City Station to Pico Station
  2. Take the tram from Pico Station to Anaheim Street Station
  3. Take the line 45 bus from Anaheim & L.B. Blvd. Se to Seventh & Channel Se 45 / ...
  4. Take the line 1 bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Balboa Coves 1

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Culver City to Newport Beach 47 miles

$240 - $300

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Culver City to Newport Beach 47 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Culver City to Newport Beach. However, there are services departing from Culver Blvd. & Duquesne Ave. and arriving at Coast-Balboa Coves via Flower / 7th, Norwalk Station and 7Th-Channel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Culver City and Newport Beach is 39 miles. The road distance is 47 miles.

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The best way to get from Culver City to Newport Beach without a car is to tram and train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Culver City to Newport Beach, including transfers.

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Culver City to Newport Beach bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Flower / 7th station.

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Culver City to Newport Beach bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Coast-Balboa Coves station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Culver City to Newport Beach is 47 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Culver City to Newport Beach.

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There are 632+ hotels available in Newport Beach. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Culver City to Newport Beach.
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  • Distance: 38.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Culver City, CA, USA and Newport Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Culver City to Newport Beach via Cesar E Chavez / Alameda, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, Fullerton Transportation Center, and Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 6 in around 3 h 47 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Culver City Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Culver City Station to Pico Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Pico Station to Anaheim Street Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Venice / Bagley to Cesar E Chavez / Alameda
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Flower / 7th to Norwalk Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Norwalk Station to Channel / 7th
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 6 to Balboa-35Th
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to Coast-Balboa Coves
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Anaheim & L.B. Blvd. Se to Seventh & Channel Se
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Culver City to Newport Beach
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$240 - $300
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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