There are 5 ways to get from Northridge to Thousand Oaks by train, 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, bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Northridge station to Moorpark station Ventura County Line
  2. Take the bus from Moorpark Station WB to Thousand Oaks Library / Teen Center East County

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus, line 161 bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Nordhoff / Reseda to Chatsworth Station 166/364 / ...
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Canoga Station to Thousand Oaks / Skyline 161

$2

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Roscoe / Reseda to Roscoe / Topanga Canyon 152/353
  2. Take the bus from Oxnard St. & Owensmouth Ave. to Hampshire Rd. & Townsgate Rd. Commuter Express 422

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northridge to Thousand Oaks 22.7 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Northridge to Thousand Oaks 22.7 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Northridge to Thousand Oaks is to bus and line 161 bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northridge to Thousand Oaks is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Northridge and Thousand Oaks is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Northridge to Thousand Oaks, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northridge to Thousand Oaks. However, there are services departing from Roscoe / Reseda and arriving at Hampshire Rd. & Townsgate Rd. via Topanga Canyon / Roscoe and Oxnard St. & Owensmouth Ave.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Thousand Oaks. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Northridge to Thousand Oaks.
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  • Distance: 17.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Northridge, CA, USA and Thousand Oaks, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Northridge to Thousand Oaks via Roscoe / Topanga Canyon, Topanga Canyon / Roscoe, Warner Center Transit Hub, and Oxnard St. & Owensmouth Ave. in around 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Northridge station to Moorpark station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Moorpark Station WB to Thousand Oaks Library / Teen Center
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Roscoe / Reseda to Roscoe / Topanga Canyon
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Nordhoff / Reseda to Chatsworth Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Canoga Station to Thousand Oaks / Skyline
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Oxnard St. & Owensmouth Ave. to Hampshire Rd. & Townsgate Rd.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Northridge to Thousand Oaks
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Star Taxi
Phone
+1 800-840-2227
Website
yellowstartaxi.com
Oak Tree Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 661-478-0192
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 661-260-2227
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Local Thousand Oaks Taxi
Phone
+1 805-410-4105
Website
localthousandoakstaxi.com
Conejo Valley Eco Cab
Phone
+1 805-222-0144
Website
conejovalleyecocab.com
Gold Coast Cab
Phone
+1 805-444-6969
Website
goldcoastcab.com

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