Travel from Newport-Beach to Santa-Monica

Bus or train from Newport Beach to Santa Monica?

Amtrak operates a train from Newport Beach to Santa Monica every 2 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $45 and the journey takes 59 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Orange County Transportation operates a bus from Newport Beach to Santa Monica hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 48 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Newport Beach to Santa Monica

From Newport Beach taxi to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak, train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, walk to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, subway to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, then tram to Downtown Santa Monica Station. 2 h 27 min $87. From Coast-Ent Hoag Hospital line 1 bus to Seventh & Channel Se, line 171 bus to Pacific Coast Hwy Station, tram to Pico Station, then tram to Downtown Santa Monica Station. 3 h 48 min $6. From Coast-Ent Hoag Hospital line 1 bus to 7th / Channel, line 577 bus to Norwalk Station, bus to Figueroa / Olympic, walk to Grand Sb & Olympic Fs, then bus to 6Th Sb & Santa Monica Fs. 3 h 56 min $6. From Coast-Ent Hoag Hospital line 1 bus to Seventh & V.A. Hosp. Nw, line 92 bus to Long Beach / 6th, bus to Lax Transit Center Bay 12, then line 3 bus to Arizona Eb & 5Th Ns. 4 h 13 min $8. From Balboa-35Th line 47 bus to Fullerton station, train to Patsaouras Transit Plaza, then line 704 bus to Santa Monica / Lincoln. 5 h 19 min $13. From Newport Beach drive to Santa Monica. 55 min $6.

Operators from Newport Beach to Santa Monica

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles
Orange County TransportationOrange County Transportation
Long Beach TransitLong Beach Transit
Big Blue BusBig Blue Bus
Metrolink TrainsMetrolink Trains
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    Newport Beach to Santa Monica:

    1. Trip:
      1 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $66 - $97
      • Duration: 2 h 27 min
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        • Duration: 2 h 27 min
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      2 Line 1 bus, line 171 bus, tram
      • One-Way approx: USD $6
      • Duration: 3 h 48 min
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        • Duration: 3 h 48 min
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      3 Line 1 bus, line 577 bus, bus
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      • Duration: 3 h 56 min
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      4 Line 1 bus, line 92 bus, bus, line 3 bus
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      • Duration: 4 h 13 min
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        • Duration: 4 h 13 min
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      5 Line 47 bus, train, line 704 bus
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      • Duration: 5 h 19 min
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      6 Drive
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      • Duration: 55 min
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        • Duration: 55 min
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