There are 5 ways to get from Riverside to Van Nuys 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, line 901 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to North Hollywood Station
  3. Take the line 901 bus from North Hollywood Station to Van Nuys Station 901

$12 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from West University + Lemon to Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter 204
  2. Take the bus from Montclair Transit Center to Colorado Blvd and Lake Ave W 187
  3. Take the bus from Lake Ave. & Colorado Blvd. to Burbank Blvd. & Van Nuys Blvd.

$4 - $15

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station Riverside Line / ...
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Van Nuys station Ventura County Line

$12 - $16

Bus, line 720 bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9607 / ...
  2. Take the line 720 bus from 7th / Decatur to Wilshire / Westwood 720

$18 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Riverside to Van Nuys 70.2 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riverside to Van Nuys is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riverside to Van Nuys is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Riverside and Van Nuys is 63 miles. The road distance is 70.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Riverside to Van Nuys, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riverside to Van Nuys. However, there are services departing from Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat and arriving at Van Nuys / Victory via Sbx- E St @ Rialto Nb Ns, San Bernardino, Ca, 7th / Decatur and Lindbrook / Westwood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Riverside station to Van Nuys station. However, there are services departing from Riverside-Downtown station and arriving at Van Nuys station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Riverside, CA, USA and Van Nuys, CA, USA?

You can take a train from Riverside to Van Nuys via L. A. Union Station station in around 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Riverside to Van Nuys via San Bernardino Transit Center, Sbx- E St @ Rialto Nb Ns, Sbx- E St @ Court Nb Ns, San Bernardino, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Wilshire / Westwood, and Lindbrook / Westwood in around 4 h 33 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
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Van Nuys station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to North Hollywood Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from North Hollywood Station to Van Nuys Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Decatur to Wilshire / Westwood
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Riverside Transit Agency
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from West University + Lemon to Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Montclair Transit Center to Colorado Blvd and Lake Ave W
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Lake Ave. & Colorado Blvd. to Burbank Blvd. & Van Nuys Blvd.
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com

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