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There are 6 ways to get from Riverside to Montclair by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to San Bernardino Depot station
  2. Take the train from San Bernardino Depot station to Montclair station

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat to San Bernardino Transit Center
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino Downtown Transit Center to Montclair

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat to San Bernardino Transit Center
  2. Take the train from San Bernardino - Downtown station to Montclair station

Line 1 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Magnolia FS Sunnyside to UCR at Bannockburn Village
  2. Take the bus from UCR at Bannockburn Village to Richton 5091 at Montclair TransCenter

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Riverside to Montclair

Drive

  1. Drive from Riverside to Montclair

Riverside to Montclair by train

The train journey time between Riverside and Montclair is around 5h 18m and covers a distance of around 32 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 23m. The fastest train normally takes 1h 18m. Operated by Metrolink Trains and Amtrak, the Riverside to Montclair train service departs from Riverside-Downtown station and arrives in Montclair station. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
54 min
Layover time:
4h 23m
Total time:
5h 18m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 18m
Train distance:
32 miles
Trains per week:
14
Cheapest price:
$0
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
10:29
Last train departs at:
19:18

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Riverside to Montclair train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riverside to Montclair is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riverside to Montclair is to taxi which costs $65 - $85 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riverside to Montclair. However, there are services departing from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat and arriving at Montclair via San Bernardino Downtown Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Riverside station to Montclair station. However, there are services departing from Riverside-Downtown station and arriving at Montclair station via San Bernardino Depot station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between Riverside and Montclair is 19 miles. The road distance is 22.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Riverside to Montclair without a car is to train which takes 1h 44m and costs $0 - $35.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Riverside to Montclair, including transfers.

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Riverside to Montclair bus services, operated by OmniTrans, depart from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat station.

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Riverside to Montclair train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, depart from Riverside-Downtown station.

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The best way to get from Riverside to Montclair is to train which takes 1h 44m and costs $0 - $35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Riverside to Montclair.
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  • Distance: 19 miles
  • Duration: 1h 44m

What companies run services between Riverside, Riverside County, CA, USA and Montclair, San Bernardino County, CA, USA?

You can take a train from Riverside to Montclair via San Bernardino Depot station in around 1h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riverside to Montclair via San Bernardino Transit Center and San Bernardino Downtown Transit Center in around 1h 50m.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to San Bernardino Depot station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$0 - $6
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$1 - $3
Student / Youth 6-18
$3 - $5
Train from San Bernardino Depot station to Montclair station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $4
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$1 - $3
Student / Youth 6-18
$1 - $3
Train from San Bernardino - Downtown station to Montclair station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $8
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$2 - $4
Student / Youth 6-18
$4 - $6
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Riverside to San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Premium
$170 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$24 - $35
Bus operators
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
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Vine St Layover to San Bernardino Transit Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Magnolia FS Sunnyside to UCR at Bannockburn Village
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from UCR at Bannockburn Village to Richton 5091 at Montclair TransCenter
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Bernardino Downtown Transit Center to Montclair
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Riverside to Montclair
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Tri County Cab, Inc
Phone
+1 518-792-1234
Queensbury Taxi
Phone
+1 518-761-1234
Glens Falls Capitaland Taxi
Phone
+1 518-793-0000
San Bernardino Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 909 884-1111
Website
facebook.com
Piratas Cab
Phone
+1 626-391-9090
Lady Cab Driver
Phone
+1 909-624-3333
https://proride.pro/home
Phone
+1 833-393-2776
JR;s Taxi Service
Phone
+1-909-262-9910
Website
jrtaxiservice.com

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Riverside to Montclair bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, arrive at Montclair station.

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Riverside to Montclair train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Montclair station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riverside to Montclair is 23 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Riverside to Montclair.

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