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There are 7 ways to get from Long Beach to Whittier by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Tram, line 120 bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line
  2. Take the tram from Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Green Line to Norwalk Station
  3. Take the line 120 bus from Norwalk Station to Telegraph / Laurel 120

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Line 22 bus, line 266 bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the line 22 bus from Ocean & Hart Pl Se to Lakewood Green Line Station - East 22
  2. Take the line 266 bus from Lakewood Blvd Station to Rosemead / Whittier 266 / ...

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Tram, line 7 bus  •  1h 47m

  1. Take the tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line Metro Blue Line
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to Mar Vista Street and Washington Boulevard 7

Line 173 bus, line 7 bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the line 173 bus from First & Shelter F S to Norwalk Green Line Station 173 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to Mar Vista Street and Washington Boulevard 7

Taxi  •  27m

  1. Take a taxi from Long Beach to Whittier 23.9 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  27m

  1. Drive from Long Beach to Whittier 23.9 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  27m

  1. Take an Uber from Long Beach to Whittier 23.9 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Long Beach to Whittier is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Long Beach to Whittier is to taxi which costs $75 - $90 and takes 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Beach to Whittier. However, there are services departing from Ocean & Hart Pl Se and arriving at Philadelphia / Washington via Lakewood Blvd Station and Whittier / Columbia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

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The distance between Long Beach and Whittier is 17 miles. The road distance is 23.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Beach to Whittier without a car is to tram and line 120 bus which takes 1h 26m and costs $4 - $7.

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It takes approximately 1h 26m to get from Long Beach to Whittier, including transfers.

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Long Beach to Whittier bus services, operated by Long Beach Transit, depart from Ocean & Hart Pl Se station.

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Long Beach to Whittier bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Rosemead / Whittier station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Beach to Whittier is 24 miles. It takes approximately 27m to drive from Long Beach to Whittier.

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There are 1010+ hotels available in Whittier. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Beach to Whittier.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 26m

What companies run services between Long Beach, CA, USA and Whittier, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Long Beach to Whittier via Lakewood Blvd Station, Rosemead / Whittier, and Whittier / Columbia in around 2h 10m.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Long Beach Station to Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Green Line to Norwalk Station
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Norwalk Station to Telegraph / Laurel
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Lakewood Blvd Station to Rosemead / Whittier
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Norwalk Transit System
Website
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to Mar Vista Street and Washington Boulevard
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
norwalk.org
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Ocean & Hart Pl Se to Lakewood Green Line Station - East
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Bus from First & Shelter F S to Norwalk Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Long Beach to Whittier
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$27 - $40
Assist
$28 - $40
Español
$28 - $40
UberX
$28 - $40
WAV
$28 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Select
$70 - $90
Black
$95 - $130
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Lux
$140 - $180
Taxi from Long Beach to Whittier
Ave. Duration
27m
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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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