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There are 3 ways to get from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena by train, tram, taxi 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.

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Train, tram  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Santa Ana Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the tram from Union Station - Metro Gold Line to Memorial Park Station Metro Gold Line

$47 - $74

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49m

  1. Take a taxi from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena 43.9 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  49m

  1. Drive from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena 43.9 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 49m.

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The quickest way to get from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena is to taxi which costs $230 - $280 and takes 49m.

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The distance between South Coast Plaza and Pasadena is 35 miles. The road distance is 43.9 miles.

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The best way to get from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena without a car is to train and tram which takes 1h 38m and costs $45 - $75.

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It takes approximately 1h 38m to get from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Coast Plaza to Pasadena is 44 miles. It takes approximately 49m to drive from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena.

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There are 1856+ hotels available in Pasadena. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena.
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  • Distance: 35 miles
  • Duration: 1h 38m

What companies run services between South Coast Plaza, CA, USA and Pasadena, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena. However, you can take the taxi to Santa Ana Amtrak Station, take the train to Los Angeles Union Station, take the walk to Union Station - Metro Gold Line, then take the tram to Memorial Park Station. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Pasadena.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Ana Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Metro Los Angeles
Other operators
Taxi from South Coast Plaza to Pasadena
Ave. Duration
49m
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035

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