There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan Beach to Ventura by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to Union Station Bay 2 438A
  2. Take the bus from Downtown LA to Ventura Station FlixBus

$6 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus via Thousand Oaks  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Jefferson Blvd & Hoover St Outbound to TOCTC Park & Ride 422 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Ventura Pier 50 / ...

$3 - $10

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to Temple St & Judge John Aiso St 438A
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$27 - $43

Drive  •  1h 18m

  1. Drive from Manhattan Beach to Ventura 75.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan Beach to Ventura is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan Beach to Ventura is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan Beach to Ventura station. However, there are services departing from Manhattan Ave & 10th St and arriving at Ventura Station via Downtown LA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 52m.

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The distance between Manhattan Beach and Ventura is 58 miles. The road distance is 75.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan Beach to Ventura without a car is to bus which takes 3h 52m and costs $6 - $16.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Manhattan Beach to Ventura, including transfers.

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Manhattan Beach to Ventura bus services, operated by Ladot, depart from Manhattan Ave & 10th St station.

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Manhattan Beach to Ventura bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Ventura Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan Beach to Ventura is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1h 18m to drive from Manhattan Beach to Ventura.

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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 52m

What companies run services between Manhattan Beach, CA, USA and Ventura, Ventura County, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan Beach to Ventura via Union Station Bay 2 and Downtown LA in around 3h 52m.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to Union Station Bay 2
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Ladot
Bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to Temple St & Judge John Aiso St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Ladot
Bus from Jefferson Blvd & Hoover St Outbound to TOCTC Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Ladot
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Downtown LA to Ventura Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Ventura Pier
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission

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