There are 2 ways to get from Riverside to Pasadena by bus or car

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Riverside Amtrak to Pasadena Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

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Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Riverside to Pasadena 50.9 miles

$5 - $8

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Riverside Amtrak and arriving at Pasadena Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Riverside and Pasadena is 45 miles. The road distance is 50.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Riverside to Pasadena without a car is to bus which takes 2 h and costs .

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The bus from Riverside Amtrak to Pasadena Amtrak takes 2 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Riverside to Pasadena bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Riverside Amtrak station.

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Riverside to Pasadena bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pasadena Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Riverside to Pasadena is 51 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Riverside to Pasadena.

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  • Distance: 45.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

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

Amtrak operates a bus from Riverside to Pasadena once daily, and the journey takes 2 h.

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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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+1 1-800-872-7245
Bus from Riverside Amtrak to Pasadena Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h
Once daily

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