There are 6 ways to get from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena by bus, train, car, plane or tram

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from La Jolla to LA Downtown FlixBus

$10 - $18

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Train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Sorrento Valley Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$34 - $74

Line 921 bus, line 101 bus, train, line 68 bus, line 260 bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 921 bus from Barnes Canyon Rd & Lusk Bl to UTC Transit Center 921
  2. Take the line 101 bus from UTC Transit Center to Highway 101 & Lomas Santa Fe 101
  3. Take the train from Solana Beach Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the line 68 bus from Main / Paseo De La Plaza to Riggin / Atlantic 68
  5. Take the line 260 bus from Atlantic / Riggin to Fair Oaks / Colorado 260 / ...

$36 - $76

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from UTC Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center 101
  2. Take the bus from Oceanside, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9480 / ...

$20 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena 113.9 miles

$11 - $17

Line 237 bus, line 235 bus, fly, tram  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 237 bus from Mira Mesa Bl & Pacific Heights Bl to Miramar College Transit Station
  2. Take the line 235 bus from Miramar College Transit Station to Broadway & Union St
  3. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX
  4. Take the tram from Union Station - Metro Gold Line to Memorial Park Station

$114 - $358

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena. However, there are services departing from Barnes Canyon Rd & Lusk Bl and arriving at Fair Oaks / Colorado via UTC Transit Center, Oceanside, Ca, 7th / Decatur and Atlantic / Whittier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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The distance between Sorrento Valley and Pasadena is 103 miles. The road distance is 113.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena, including transfers.

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Sorrento Valley to Pasadena bus services, operated by North County Transit, depart from UTC Transit Center station.

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The best way to get from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena is to bus which takes 4 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Sorrento Valley to Pasadena bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sorrento Valley to Pasadena is 114 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena.
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  • Distance: 102.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Sorrento Valley, CA, USA and Pasadena, CA, USA?

Flixbus USA operates a bus from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena 5 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Sorrento Valley to Pasadena 4 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sorrento Valley Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Solana Beach Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from La Jolla to LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Bus from Barnes Canyon Rd & Lusk Bl to UTC Transit Center
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Mira Mesa Bl & Pacific Heights Bl to Miramar College Transit Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Miramar College Transit Station to Broadway & Union St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from UTC Transit Center to Highway 101 & Lomas Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus from UTC Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Main / Paseo De La Plaza to Riggin / Atlantic
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Atlantic / Riggin to Fair Oaks / Colorado
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oceanside, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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