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There are 6 ways to get from Garden Grove to Pasadena by train, tram, 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

Train, tram  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the train from Anaheim Regional Trans. Intermodal Ctr to Los Angeles Union Station Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the tram from Union Station - Metro Gold Line to Memorial Park Station Metro Gold Line

$26 - $49

Cheapest option

Line 60 bus, bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the line 60 bus from Westminster-Taft to Channel-7Th 60
  2. Take the bus from 7th / Channel to El Monte Station - Lower Level 577
  3. Take the bus from El Monte Station - Lower Level to Los Robles / Colorado

$3 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 43 bus, train  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Harbor-Garden Grove to Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 2 43 / ...
  2. Take the train from Fullerton station to L. A. Union Station station Orange County Line / ...

$10 - $18

Line 35 bus, bus  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the line 35 bus from Brookhurst-Garden Grove to Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 10 35
  2. Take the bus from Fullerton Park and Ride to 6th / Hill 460

$6 - $15

Taxi  •  42m

  1. Take a taxi from Garden Grove to Pasadena 34.1 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  42m

  1. Drive from Garden Grove to Pasadena 34.1 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Garden Grove to Pasadena is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Garden Grove to Pasadena is to taxi which costs $180 - $220 and takes 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Garden Grove to Pasadena. However, there are services departing from Westminster-Taft and arriving at Los Robles / Colorado via 7th / Channel and El Monte Station - Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Garden Grove and Pasadena is 28 miles. The road distance is 34.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Garden Grove to Pasadena without a car is to train and tram which takes 2h 30m and costs $26 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2h 30m to get from Garden Grove to Pasadena, including transfers.

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Garden Grove to Pasadena bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from Westminster-Taft station.

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Garden Grove to Pasadena bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Los Robles / Colorado station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Garden Grove to Pasadena is 34 miles. It takes approximately 42m to drive from Garden Grove to Pasadena.

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There are 1856+ hotels available in Pasadena. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Garden Grove to Pasadena.
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  • Distance: 28.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 30m

What companies run services between Garden Grove, CA, USA and Pasadena, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Garden Grove to Pasadena via Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 10, Fullerton Park and Ride, 6th / Hill, Olive & 6th, Broadway & Gin Ling Way, and Chinatown Station in around 3h 30m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Anaheim Regional Trans. Intermodal Ctr to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Metro Los Angeles
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Fullerton station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Harbor-Garden Grove to Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 2
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Brookhurst-Garden Grove to Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 10
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Westminster-Taft to Channel-7Th
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Fullerton Park and Ride to 6th / Hill
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Channel to El Monte Station - Lower Level
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Station - Lower Level to Los Robles / Colorado
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Taxi from Garden Grove to Pasadena
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035

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