• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 3 ways to get from Riverside to Union Station by bus, train 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

Bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Riverside, CA to Los Angeles, CA

$7 - $17

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station Riverside Line / ...

$10 - $14

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Riverside to Union Station 53.2 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riverside to Union Station is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 56 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Riverside to Union Station is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 56 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Riverside, CA and arriving at Los Angeles, CA. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Riverside-Downtown station station and arriving at L. A. Union Station station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

More details

The distance between Riverside and Union Station is 49 miles. The road distance is 53.2 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Riverside to Union Station without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 14 min and costs $7 - $17.

More details

The bus from Riverside, CA to Los Angeles, CA takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

More details

Riverside to Union Station bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Riverside, CA station.

More details

Riverside to Union Station train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at Riverside-Downtown station.

More details

The best way to get from Riverside to Union Station is to bus which takes 1 h 14 min and costs $7 - $17. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $10 - $14 and takes 1 h 32 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Riverside to Union Station.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 48.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Riverside, CA, USA and Union Station, CA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Riverside to Union Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, Metrolink Trains operates a train from Riverside to Union Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
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
Bus operators

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Riverside to Union Station bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Los Angeles, CA station.

More details

Riverside to Union Station train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, arrive at L. A. Union Station station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Riverside to Union Station is 53 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Riverside to Union Station.

Get driving directions

There are 2534+ hotels available in Union Station. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

More details