There are 5 ways to get from Long Beach to Big Bear Lake by bus, tram, train, car or plane

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

Bus via Los Angeles, Ca  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca 9612 / ...
  2. Take the bus from E St & Court St to Sandalwood Dr 5

$26 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca 6002
  2. Take the bus from E St & Court St to Sandalwood Dr 5

$19 - $45

3 alternative options

Tram, train, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino Depot station
  3. Take the bus from Metrolink Station to Sandalwood Dr 5

$19 - $32

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Long Beach to Big Bear Lake 108.4 miles

$10 - $16

Fly, drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) LAX - PSP
  2. Drive from Indio/Palm Springs to Big Bear Lake

$167 - $433

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Long Beach to Big Bear Lake is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Beach to Big Bear Lake is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Long Beach and Big Bear Lake is 81 miles. The road distance is 108.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Long Beach to Big Bear Lake, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Beach to Big Bear Lake. However, there are services departing from Long Beach, Ca and arriving at Pine Knot Ave & Village Dr via Los Angeles, Ca, E St & Court St and Sandalwood Dr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Long Beach, CA, USA and Big Bear Lake, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Long Beach to Big Bear Lake via Los Angeles, Ca, San Bernardino, Ca, E St & Court St, and Sandalwood Dr in around 5 h 12 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
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 Los Angeles, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Mountain Transit
Phone
+1 909-878-5200
Website
mountaintransit.org
Bus from E St & Court St to Sandalwood Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
mountaintransit.org
Bus from Metrolink Station to Sandalwood Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
mountaintransit.org

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