There are 4 ways to get from Riverside to Long Beach by train, tram, bus 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, tram  •  3 h 6 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 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus, line 460 bus, line 173 bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Galleria @ Tyler to Harbor Blvd Opp Disneyland 200
  2. Take the line 460 bus from Disneyland to Norwalk Station 460
  3. Take the line 173 bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to First & Shelter F S 173 / ...

$6 - $11

2 alternative options

Bus, line 50 bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Vine St Layover to Harbor Blvd Opp Disneyland 200
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Katella-Clementine to Channel-7Th 50

$10 - $17

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Riverside to Long Beach 54.6 miles

$5 - $8

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

You can take a bus from Riverside to Long Beach via Harbor Blvd Opp Disneyland, Disneyland Main Transportation Center, America's Best Value Fantasy Inn, Katella-Clementine, Channel-7Th, and Seventh & V.A. Hosp. Nw in around 3 h 36 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Riverside Transit Agency
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Vine St Layover to Harbor Blvd Opp Disneyland
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Galleria @ Tyler to Harbor Blvd Opp Disneyland
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Orange County Transportation
Website
octa.net
Bus from Katella-Clementine to Channel-7Th
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Disneyland to Norwalk Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to First & Shelter F S
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Riverside to Long Beach?

The distance between Riverside and Long Beach is 76 km. The road distance is 87 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Riverside to Long Beach?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Riverside to Long Beach?

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

Is there a direct bus between Riverside and Long Beach?

No, there is no direct bus from Riverside to Long Beach. However, there are services departing from Vine St Layover and arriving at Seventh & L.B. Blvd. Nw via Disneyland Main Transportation Center, Katella-Clementine and Seventh & V.A. Hosp. Nw. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from Riverside to Long Beach?

It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Riverside to Long Beach, including transfers.