There are 5 ways to get from Riverside to Long Beach by train, bus, tram 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  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to Santa Ana station Inland Empire - OC
  2. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Long Beach, Ca 9474 / ...

$17 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 15 bus, bus, line 50 bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Magnolia + Beatty to Galleria @ Tyler 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galleria @ Tyler to Harbor FS Katella 200
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Katella-Harbor to Channel-7Th 50

$6 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus, line 9455 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat to San Bernardino Transit Center 215 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the line 9455 bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Long Beach, Ca

$24 - $52

Train, tram  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station Riverside Line / ...
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to 1st Street Station Metro Blue Line

$14 - $17

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Riverside to Long Beach 54.6 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riverside to Long Beach is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riverside to Long Beach is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Riverside and Long Beach is 48 miles. The road distance is 54.6 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Riverside to Long Beach, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riverside to Long Beach. However, there are services departing from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat and arriving at Long Beach, Ca via Sbx- E St @ Rialto Nb Ns, San Bernardino, Ca and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Riverside, CA, USA and Long Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Riverside to Long Beach via San Bernardino Transit Center, Sbx- E St @ Rialto Nb Ns, Sbx- E St @ Court Nb Ns, San Bernardino, Ca, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to Santa Ana station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Santa Ana, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
OmniTrans
Phone
1-800-9-OMNIBUS
Website
omnitrans.org
Bus from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat to San Bernardino Transit Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
omnitrans.org
Riverside Transit Agency
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Vine St Layover to San Bernardino Transit Center
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Magnolia + Beatty to Galleria @ Tyler
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Galleria @ Tyler to Harbor FS Katella
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Katella-Harbor to Channel-7Th
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net

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