There are 4 ways to get from Pomona to Riverside 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  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Pomona station to Riverside-Downtown station Riverside Line

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter to East University + Lemon 204

$3 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pomona to Riverside 25.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Pomona to Riverside 25.2 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Pomona, CA, USA and Riverside, CA, USA?

Metrolink Trains operates a train from Pomona to Riverside 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, Riverside Transit Agency operates a bus from Pomona to Riverside every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Riverside Transit Agency
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter to East University + Lemon
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pomona to Riverside
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
CaliProRide
Phone
+1 760-486-0382
Website
caliproride.com
Piratas Cab
Phone
+1 626-391-9090
Lady Cab Driver
Phone
+1 909-624-3333

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pomona to Riverside?

The distance between Pomona and Riverside is 35 km. The road distance is 40 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pomona to Riverside?

The cheapest way to get from Pomona to Riverside is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pomona to Riverside?

The quickest way to get from Pomona to Riverside is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs $100 - $130.

Is there a direct train between Pomona and Riverside?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Downtown Pomona station and arriving at Riverside-Downtown station. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

Is there a direct bus between Pomona and Riverside?

No, there is no direct bus from Pomona to Riverside. However, there are services departing from Pomona Transit Center and arriving at Magnolia + Beatty via Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter and West University + Lemon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from Pomona to Riverside?

The train from Downtown Pomona station to Riverside-Downtown station takes 43 min including transfers and departs four times a day.