There are 4 ways to get from Riverside to Universal Studios, Hollywood by train, subway, 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, subway  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station Riverside Line / ...
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station Metro Red Line

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Galleria @ Tyler to Harbor Blvd Opp Disneyland 200
  2. Take the bus from Disneyland to Figueroa / 7th 460

$6 - $11

2 alternative options

Bus, line 720 bus, subway  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat to San Bernardino Transit Center 215 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the line 720 bus from 7th / Decatur to Wilshire / Vermont 720
  4. Take the subway from Wilshire / Vermont Station to Universal / Studio City Station

$18 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Riverside to Universal Studios, Hollywood 64.1 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Riverside, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Riverside to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Galleria @ Tyler, Harbor Blvd Opp Disneyland, Disneyland, Figueroa / 7th, 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, and Universal / Studio City Station in around 5 h 44 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Subway from Wilshire / Vermont Station to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
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
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Vine St Layover to San Bernardino Transit Center
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Galleria @ Tyler to Harbor Blvd Opp Disneyland
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Decatur to Wilshire / Vermont
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Disneyland to Figueroa / 7th
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Riverside and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 91 km. The road distance is 103 km.

The cheapest way to get from Riverside to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Riverside to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs $6 - $10.

It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Riverside to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.