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There are 4 ways to get from Pasadena to Palmdale by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station Antelope Valley Line

$13 - $17

3 alternative options

Line 260 bus, bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 260 bus from Fair Oaks / Green to Atlantic / Whittier 260 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Palmdale, Ca 6306 / ...

$16 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Pasadena to Palmdale 63.4 miles

$6 - $9

Uber  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pasadena to Palmdale 63.4 miles

$65 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Pasadena to Palmdale is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pasadena to Palmdale is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pasadena to Palmdale. However, there are services departing from Fair Oaks / Green and arriving at Palmdale, Ca via Whittier / Atlantic and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between Pasadena and Palmdale is 30 miles. The road distance is 63.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Pasadena to Palmdale without a car is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs $12 - $17.

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Pasadena to Palmdale, including transfers.

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Pasadena to Palmdale bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Fair Oaks / Green station.

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The best way to get from Pasadena to Palmdale is to train which takes 3 h 26 min and costs $12 - $17. Alternatively, you can line 260 bus and bus, which costs $15 - $35 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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Pasadena to Palmdale bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Palmdale, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pasadena to Palmdale is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Pasadena to Palmdale.

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  • Distance: 30 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

What companies run services between Pasadena, CA, USA and Palmdale, CA, USA?

Metrolink Trains operates a train from Pasadena to Palmdale 5 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pasadena to Palmdale via Atlantic / Whittier, Whittier / Atlantic, 7th / Decatur, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 4 h 2 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Fair Oaks / Green to Atlantic / Whittier
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Palmdale, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pasadena to Palmdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$65 - $85
Assist
$65 - $90
Español
$65 - $90
UberX
$65 - $90
WAV
$65 - $90
UberXL
$110 - $150
Select
$170 - $220
Black
$240 - $310
Black SUV
$300 - $370
Lux
$340 - $430

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