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

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Train, bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton station to Norwalk/ Santa Fe Springs station Orange County Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from La Mirada / Imperial to Philadelphia / Painter Washington Blvd 50 WB

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Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fullerton to Whittier 12.3 miles

$40 - $50

3 alternative options

Line 460 bus, line 7 bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Fullerton Park and Ride to Norwalk Station 460
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street 7

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Fullerton to Whittier 12.3 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Walk from Fullerton to Whittier 12.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Fullerton to Whittier is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fullerton to Whittier is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fullerton to Whittier. However, there are services departing from Commonwealth-Malden and arriving at Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street via Fullerton Park and Ride and Norwalk Green Line Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Fullerton and Whittier is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fullerton to Whittier without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Fullerton to Whittier, including transfers.

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Fullerton to Whittier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Fullerton Park and Ride station.

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Fullerton to Whittier bus services, operated by Norwalk Transit System, arrive at Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fullerton to Whittier is 12 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Fullerton to Whittier.

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There are 963+ hotels available in Whittier. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fullerton to Whittier.
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  • Distance: 9.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Fullerton to Whittier via Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 5, Fullerton Park and Ride, Norwalk Station, and Norwalk Green Line Station in around 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Fullerton station to Norwalk/ Santa Fe Springs station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Montebello Bus Lines
Phone
323-558-1625
Email
ridembl@cityofmontebello.com
Website
ridembl.com
Bus from La Mirada / Imperial to Philadelphia / Painter
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ridembl.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Fullerton Park and Ride to Norwalk Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Norwalk Transit System
Phone
562-929-5700
Website
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Other operators
Taxi from Fullerton to Whittier
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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