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There are 4 ways to get from Santa Clarita to Montclair by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Montclair station

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the bus from Union Station to Montclair Transit Center

Night bus

  1. Take the night bus from Santa Clarita to Montclair

Drive

  1. Drive from Santa Clarita to Montclair

Santa Clarita to Montclair by train

The train journey time between Santa Clarita and Montclair is around 3h 7m and covers a distance of around 64 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 13m. The fastest train normally takes 2h 3m. Operated by Metrolink Trains, the Santa Clarita to Montclair train service departs from Newhall station and arrives in Montclair station. Typically 33 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:
1h 53m
Layover time:
1h 13m
Total time:
3h 7m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 3m
Train distance:
64 miles
Trains per week:
33
Cheapest price:
$0
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:27
Last train departs at:
19:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Santa Clarita to Montclair train schedules

Santa Clarita → Montclair
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Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Montclair is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Montclair is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Montclair is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 19 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Clarita to Montclair is to night bus which costs $5 - $8 and takes 2h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Clarita to Montclair is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 7m.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Santa Clarita and arriving at Montclair. This bus operates Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Santa Clarita station to Montclair station. However, there are services departing from Newhall station and arriving at Montclair station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 45m.

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The distance between Santa Clarita and Montclair is 54 miles. The road distance is 63.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Clarita to Montclair without a car is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs $0 - $15.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Santa Clarita to Montclair, including transfers.

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Santa Clarita to Montclair bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Santa Clarita station.

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Santa Clarita to Montclair train services, operated by Metrolink Trains, depart from Newhall station.

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Santa Clarita to Montclair bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Montclair station.

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Map of how to get from Santa Clarita to Montclair.
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  • Distance: 53.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

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

You can take a train from Santa Clarita to Montclair via L. A. Union Station station in around 2h 45m. Alternatively, Flixbus USA operates a vehicle from Santa Clarita to Montclair 6 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 2h 5m.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Newhall station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $9
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$3 - $4
Student / Youth 6-18
$4 - $7
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Montclair station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $6
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$2 - $4
Student / Youth 6-18
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station to Montclair Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Santa Clarita to Montclair
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Clarita to Montclair is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1h 7m to drive from Santa Clarita to Montclair.

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