There are 6 ways to get from Newport Beach to Pasadena by train, tram, bus, taxi 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, tram  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the tram from Union Station - Metro Gold Line to Memorial Park Station Metro Gold Line

$66 - $97

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Coast-Ent Hoag Hospital to 7Th-Channel 1
  2. Take the bus from 7th / Channel to El Monte Station - Lower Level 577
  3. Take the bus from El Monte Station - Lower Level to Los Robles / Colorado

$3 - $10

4 alternative options

Line 47 bus, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 47 bus from Hospital-Placentia to Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 6 47A / ...
  2. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...

$10 - $49

Line 1 bus, line 92 bus, line 51 bus, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Coast-Ent Hoag Hospital to 7Th-Channel 1
  2. Take the line 92 bus from Seventh & V.A. Hosp. Nw to Seventh & L.B. Blvd. Nw 92 / ...
  3. Take the line 51 bus from Long Beach Blvd & 5Th Ne to Artesia Station Layover Area 51
  4. Take the bus from Artesia Station to Fair Oaks / Colorado 260 / ...

$7 - $14

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newport Beach to Pasadena 47 miles

$250 - $300

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Newport Beach to Pasadena 47 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Newport Beach to Pasadena. However, there are services departing from Coast-Ent Hoag Hospital and arriving at Los Robles / Colorado via 7th / Channel and El Monte Station - Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Newport Beach and Pasadena is 39 miles. The road distance is 47 miles.

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The best way to get from Newport Beach to Pasadena without a car is to train and tram which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Newport Beach to Pasadena, including transfers.

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Newport Beach to Pasadena bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from Coast-Ent Hoag Hospital station.

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Newport Beach to Pasadena bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Los Robles / Colorado station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newport Beach to Pasadena is 47 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Newport Beach to Pasadena.

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There are 1785+ hotels available in Pasadena. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newport Beach to Pasadena.
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  • Distance: 38.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Newport Beach to Pasadena via 7Th-Channel, 7th / Channel, and El Monte Station - Lower Level in around 3 h 56 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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 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
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Fullerton station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Coast-Ent Hoag Hospital to 7Th-Channel
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Hospital-Placentia to Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 6
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Channel to El Monte Station - Lower Level
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Station - Lower Level to Los Robles / Colorado
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Artesia Station to Fair Oaks / Colorado
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Seventh & V.A. Hosp. Nw to Seventh & L.B. Blvd. Nw
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Bus from Long Beach Blvd & 5Th Ne to Artesia Station Layover Area
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newport Beach to Pasadena
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$250 - $300
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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