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

Bus, train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Highland & 14th to Figueroa & 7th Commuter Express 438
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$30 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus via Thousand Oaks Transit Center  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Figueroa & Pico to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
  2. Take the bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Esplanade Mall NB
  3. Take the bus from Esplanade & Esplanade Shp Ctr to Main & Oak 6

$4 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus Amtrak  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. to Temple & Los Angeles Commuter Express 438
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan Beach to Ventura 75.5 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan Beach to Ventura. However, there are services departing from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. and arriving at Ventura Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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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 and train which takes 3 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min 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 Amtrak, arrive at Ventura Amtrak station.

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

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There are 194+ hotels available in Ventura. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan Beach to Ventura.
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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Manhattan Beach to Ventura via Temple & Los Angeles and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak in around 4 h 9 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 Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Highland & 14th to Figueroa & 7th
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Bus from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. to Temple & Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Bus from Figueroa & Pico to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
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
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ventura Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Thousand Oaks Transit Center to Esplanade Mall NB
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Bus from Esplanade Mall NB to Santa Clara and Oak WB
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Gold Coast Transit
Website
goldcoasttransit.org
Bus from Esplanade & Esplanade Shp Ctr to Main & Oak
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
goldcoasttransit.org

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