There are 5 ways to get from Irvine to Whittier by 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

Train, line 4 bus, bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Tustin station to Norwalk/ Santa Fe Springs station
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Metrolink Station to Imperial Highway and La Mirada Boulevard- S/W Corner 4
  3. Take the bus from La Mirada / Imperial to Mulberry / Mills

Cheapest option

Bus, line 460 bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Main-Culver to Artic - Dock 1 53x / ...
  2. Take the line 460 bus from Disneyland Employee's Entrance to Norwalk Station 460

$8 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Main-Harvard to Artic - Dock 1 53x / ...
  2. Take the bus from Anaheim, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9480 / ...

$12 - $31

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Irvine to Whittier 32.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Irvine to Whittier 32.5 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Whittier. However, there are services departing from Main-Harvard and arriving at Philadelphia / Washington via Anaheim, Ca, 7th / Decatur and Whittier / Hoefner. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Irvine and Whittier is 25 miles. The road distance is 32.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Whittier without a car is to train and line 4 bus and bus which takes 1 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Irvine to Whittier, including transfers.

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Irvine to Whittier bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from Main-Harvard station.

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Irvine to Whittier bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Irvine to Whittier is 32 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Irvine to Whittier.

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There are 1000+ hotels available in Whittier. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Irvine to Whittier.
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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 17 min

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

You can take a bus from Irvine to Whittier via Artic - Dock 1, Anaheim, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, and Whittier / Hoefner in around 3 h 19 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Tustin station to Norwalk/ Santa Fe Springs station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Norwalk Transit System
Phone
562-929-5700
Website
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Bus from Metrolink Station to Imperial Highway and La Mirada Boulevard- S/W Corner
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Montebello Bus Lines
Phone
323-558-1625
Email
ridembl@cityofmontebello.com
Website
ridembl.com
Bus from La Mirada / Imperial to Mulberry / Mills
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ridembl.com
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Main-Harvard to Artic - Dock 1
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Main-Culver to Artic - Dock 1
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Anaheim, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Disneyland Employee's Entrance to Norwalk Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Taxi from Irvine to Whittier
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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