There are 5 ways to get from Irvine to Newport Beach by bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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

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Line 79 bus, line 55 bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 79 bus from Culver-Michelson to Newport Trans Ctr Dock 2 79 / ...
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Newport Trans Ctr Dock 8 to Dover-Coast 1 / ...

$4 - $14

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Irvine to Newport Beach 13.1 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Irvine to Newport Beach 13.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  15 min

  1. Take an Uber from Irvine to Newport Beach 13.1 miles

$17 - $23

Walk  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Walk from Irvine to Newport Beach 9.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Irvine to Newport Beach is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Irvine to Newport Beach is to taxi which costs $40 - $55 and takes 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Newport Beach. However, there are services departing from Culver-Michelson and arriving at Dover-Coast via Newport Trans Ctr Dock 8. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Irvine and Newport Beach is 7 miles. The road distance is 13.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Newport Beach without a car is to line 79 bus and line 55 bus which takes 59 min and costs $4 - $14.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Irvine to Newport Beach, including transfers.

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Irvine to Newport Beach bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from Culver-Michelson station.

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Irvine to Newport Beach bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Dover-Coast station.

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Map of how to get from Irvine to Newport Beach.
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  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Irvine to Newport Beach via Newport Trans Ctr Dock 2 and Newport Trans Ctr Dock 8 in around 59 min.

Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Culver-Michelson to Newport Trans Ctr Dock 2
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Newport Trans Ctr Dock 8 to Dover-Coast
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Other operators
Uber Orange County
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Irvine to Newport Beach
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
Español
$17 - $23
Assist
$17 - $23
UberX
$17 - $23
WAV
$17 - $23
UberXL
$28 - $40
Select
$40 - $55
Black
$55 - $75
Black SUV
$70 - $90
Taxi from Irvine to Newport Beach
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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