There are 5 ways to get from Fullerton to Covina by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Amtrak  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Covina station San Bernardino Line

$27 - $46

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Line 30 bus, line 577 bus, line 190 bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Orangethorpe-Highland to Gridley-187Th 30
  2. Take the line 577 bus from Gridley / 187th to El Monte Station - Lower Level 577
  3. Take the line 190 bus from El Monte Station to Badillo St and Citrus Ave 190

$4 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton station to L. A. Union Station station Orange County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Covina station San Bernardino Line

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fullerton to Covina 18.3 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Fullerton to Covina 18.3 miles

$1 - $3

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fullerton to Covina. However, there are services departing from Orangethorpe-Highland and arriving at Badillo St and Citrus Ave via Gridley / 187th and El Monte Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fullerton to Covina station. However, there are services departing from Fullerton Transportation Center and arriving at Covina station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Fullerton and Covina is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fullerton to Covina without a car is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Fullerton to Covina, including transfers.

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Fullerton to Covina bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from Orangethorpe-Highland station.

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Fullerton to Covina train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Fullerton Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Fullerton to Covina is to train which takes 2 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 30 bus and line 577 bus and line 190 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 22 min.

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Fullerton to Covina bus services, operated by Foothill Transit, arrive at Badillo St and Citrus Ave station.

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Fullerton to Covina train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Covina station.

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Map of how to get from Fullerton to Covina.
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Fullerton, CA, USA and Covina, CA, USA?

You can take a train from Fullerton to Covina via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and L. A. Union Station station in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fullerton to Covina via Gridley-187Th, Gridley / 187th, El Monte Station - Lower Level, and El Monte Station in around 3 h 22 min.

Train operators
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 Fullerton Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Covina station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Fullerton station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Orangethorpe-Highland to Gridley-187Th
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Gridley / 187th to El Monte Station - Lower Level
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from El Monte Station to Badillo St and Citrus Ave
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Other operators
Taxi from Fullerton to Covina
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Fullerton to Covina is 18 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Fullerton to Covina.

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