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There are 5 ways to get from Pasadena to Montclair by tram, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tram, train  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line Metro L Line
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Montclair station San Bernardino Line

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Tram, line 188 bus  •  2h 31m

  1. Take the tram from Memorial Park Station to Azusa Downtown Station Metro L Line
  2. Take the line 188 bus from Azusa Intermodal Transit Center to Montclair Transit Center 188

Line 267 bus, bus  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the line 267 bus from Del Mar / Los Robles to El Monte Station - Lower Level 267
  2. Take the bus from El Monte Station E to Montclair Transit Center Silver Streak

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pasadena to Montclair 31 miles

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Pasadena to Montclair 31 miles

Pasadena to Montclair by tram and train

The journey time between Pasadena and Montclair is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 43 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 10 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 23m. Operated by Metro Los Angeles and Metrolink Trains, the Pasadena to Montclair service departs from Memorial Park Station and arrives in Montclair station. Typically 91 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 23m
Layover time:
10 min
Total time:
1h 34m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 23m
Journey distance:
43 miles
Services per week:
91
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:07
Last service departs at:
21:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pasadena to Montclair tram and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Pasadena to Montclair is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pasadena to Montclair is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pasadena to Montclair. However, there are services departing from Del Mar / Los Robles and arriving at Central @ San Bernardino Sb Fs via El Monte Station E and Montclair Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Pasadena station to Montclair station. However, there are services departing from Memorial Park Station and arriving at Montclair station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between Pasadena and Montclair is 27 miles. The road distance is 31 miles.

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The best way to get from Pasadena to Montclair without a car is to tram and train which takes 2h 18m and costs $1 - $12.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Pasadena to Montclair, including transfers.

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Pasadena to Montclair bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Del Mar / Los Robles station.

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Pasadena to Montclair train services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Memorial Park Station.

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Pasadena to Montclair bus services, operated by Foothill Transit, arrive at Montclair Transit Center station.

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Map of how to get from Pasadena to Montclair.
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  • Distance: 26.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 18m

What companies run services between Pasadena, CA, USA and Montclair, San Bernardino County, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Pasadena to Montclair via El Monte Station - Lower Level, El Monte Station E, and Montclair Transit Center in around 2h 37m.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Memorial Park Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$2
Tram from Memorial Park Station to Azusa Downtown Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$2
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Montclair station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$3 - $4
Student / Youth 6-18
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Azusa Intermodal Transit Center to Montclair Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Bus from El Monte Station E to Montclair Transit Center
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Del Mar / Los Robles to El Monte Station - Lower Level
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Adult
$1 - $2
Other operators
Taxi from Pasadena to Montclair
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Rosie Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 805-258-8937
Website
rosietaxicab.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611

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Pasadena to Montclair train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Montclair station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pasadena to Montclair is 31 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Pasadena to Montclair.

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