There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Newport Beach by train, taxi, bus 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, taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take a taxi from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Newport Beach

$63 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus, line 43 bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from 5th / Los Angeles to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460
  2. Take the line 43 bus from Harbor-East Shuttle Area to Newport-18Th 43

$4 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus, line 47 bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9471 / ...
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Fairview-Westminster to Hospital-Superior 47 / ...

$14 - $35

Train, line 47 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Fairview-Westminster to Hospital-Superior 47 / ...

$27 - $55

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Los Angeles to Newport Beach 41.9 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Newport Beach 41.9 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Newport Beach is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Newport Beach is to taxi which costs $220 - $270 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Newport Beach. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Hospital-Superior via The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9 and Fairview-Westminster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Newport Beach is 35 miles. The road distance is 41.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Newport Beach without a car is to train and taxi which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $60 - $95.

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Los Angeles to Newport Beach, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Newport Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Los Angeles to Newport Beach bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Hospital-Superior station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Newport Beach is 42 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Los Angeles to Newport Beach.

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There are 636+ hotels available in Newport Beach. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Newport Beach.
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  • Distance: 35.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Newport Beach via Santa Ana, Ca, The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9, Westminster-Fairview, and Fairview-Westminster in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Fairview-Westminster to Hospital-Superior
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Harbor-East Shuttle Area to Newport-18Th
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 5th / Los Angeles to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Taxi from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Newport Beach
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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