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There are 4 ways to get from Temecula to Riverside by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Promenade Mall Ring Rd. to Vine St Layover 208

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Line 208 bus, train  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 208 bus from Promenade Mall Ring Rd. to Perris Transit Center 208
  2. Take the train from Perris Downtown station to Riverside-Downtown station 91/Pvl

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Temecula to Riverside 40 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Temecula to Riverside 40 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Temecula to Riverside is to bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Temecula to Riverside is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Promenade Mall Ring Rd. and arriving at Vine St Layover. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Temecula and Riverside is 35 miles. The road distance is 40 miles.

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The best way to get from Temecula to Riverside without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 36 min and costs $1 - $3.

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The bus from Promenade Mall Ring Rd. to Vine St Layover takes 1 h 36 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Temecula to Riverside bus services, operated by Riverside Transit Agency, depart from Promenade Mall Ring Rd. station.

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Temecula to Riverside bus services, operated by Riverside Transit Agency, arrive at Vine St Layover station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Temecula to Riverside is 40 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Temecula to Riverside.

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There are 112+ hotels available in Riverside. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 35 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Temecula, CA, USA and Riverside, CA, USA?

Riverside Transit Agency operates a bus from Temecula to Riverside every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Perris Downtown station to Riverside-Downtown station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Promenade Mall Ring Rd. to Vine St Layover
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Promenade Mall Ring Rd. to Perris Transit Center
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Temecula to Riverside
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Finish Line Taxi
Phone
+1 951-473-0333
Website
finishlinetaxi.com
Temecula - Murrieta Local Taxi
Phone
+1 951-699-5555
Website
temeculataxi.com

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