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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Claremont station San Bernardino Line

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Aliso St and Los Angeles St E to Montclair Transit Center Silver Streak / ...

$2 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 492 bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 492 bus from El Monte Station E to Indian Hill Blvd and Bonita Ave E 492

$3 - $8

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Claremont 32.6 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Claremont 32.6 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Claremont, CA, USA?

Metrolink Trains operates a train from Los Angeles to Claremont hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, Foothill Transit operates a bus from Los Angeles to Claremont every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Aliso St and Los Angeles St E to Montclair Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Bus from El Monte Station E to Indian Hill Blvd and Bonita Ave E
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Other operators
Taxi from Los Angeles to Claremont
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Claremont is 49 km. The road distance is 52 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Claremont is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Claremont is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs $170 - $210.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from L. A. Union Station station and arriving at Claremont station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Claremont. However, there are services departing from Aliso St and Los Angeles St E and arriving at Indian Hill Blvd and Bonita Ave N via Montclair Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

The train from L. A. Union Station station to Claremont station takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs hourly.