There are 6 ways to get from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) by train, bus, tram, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 35 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 / ...

$19 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 15 bus, bus, line 50 bus  •  4 h 18 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

4 alternative options

Train, tram  •  3 h 39 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 Wardlow Station Metro Blue Line

$16 - $19

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) 53.6 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Riverside to Long Beach Airport

$16 - $75

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from Riverside to Long Beach Airport 53.6 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB). However, there are services departing from Magnolia + Beatty and arriving at Bellflower & Mezzanine Ne via Galleria @ Tyler, Katella-Harbor and Seventh & Channel Se. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Riverside and Long Beach Airport (LGB) is 44 miles. The road distance is 53.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 35 min and costs $19 - $35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB), including transfers.

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Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) bus services, operated by Riverside Transit Agency, depart from Magnolia + Beatty station.

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Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Channel-7Th station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) is 54 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB).

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There are 600+ hotels available in Long Beach Airport (LGB). Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB).
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  • Distance: 44.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

What companies run services between Riverside, CA, USA and Long Beach Airport (LGB), USA?

You can take a bus from Riverside to Long Beach Airport (LGB) via Galleria @ Tyler, Harbor FS Katella, Katella-Harbor, Channel-7Th, and Seventh & Channel Se in around 4 h 18 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

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.

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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
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Magnolia + Beatty to Galleria @ Tyler
Ave. Duration
46 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
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Riverside to Long Beach Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Riverside to Long Beach Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $250

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