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There are 5 ways to get from Van Nuys to Long Beach by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Subway, bus  •  1h 53m

  1. Take the subway from North Hollywood Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines Metro Red Line
  2. Take the bus from 7th St / Metro Center Station to 5th St Station Metro Blue Line Express Shuttle

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 164 bus, line 94 bus, bus  •  3h

  1. Take the line 164 bus from Victory / Van Nuys to 1st / Orange Grove 164
  2. Take the line 94 bus from Olive / San Fernando to Hill / 6th 94 / ...
  3. Take the bus from 7th St / Metro Center Station to New Blue Layover

$4 - $8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  44m

  1. Take a taxi from Van Nuys to Long Beach 40.3 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  44m

  1. Drive from Van Nuys to Long Beach 40.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  44m

  1. Take an Uber from Van Nuys to Long Beach 40.3 miles

$45 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Van Nuys to Long Beach is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Van Nuys to Long Beach is to taxi which costs $210 - $260 and takes 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Van Nuys to Long Beach. However, there are services departing from Victory / Van Nuys and arriving at New Blue Layover via Olive / San Fernando and 7th St / Metro Center Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Van Nuys and Long Beach is 33 miles. The road distance is 40.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Van Nuys to Long Beach without a car is to subway and bus which takes 1h 53m and costs $4 - $8.

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It takes approximately 1h 53m to get from Van Nuys to Long Beach, including transfers.

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Van Nuys to Long Beach bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Victory / Van Nuys station.

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Van Nuys to Long Beach bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at New Blue Layover station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Van Nuys to Long Beach is 40 miles. It takes approximately 44m to drive from Van Nuys to Long Beach.

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There are 451+ hotels available in Long Beach. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Van Nuys to Long Beach.
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  • Distance: 32.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 53m

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

You can take a bus from Van Nuys to Long Beach via 1st / Orange Grove, Olive / San Fernando, Hill / 6th, and 7th St / Metro Center Station in around 3h.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from North Hollywood Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 7th St / Metro Center Station to 5th St Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Bus from Victory / Van Nuys to 1st / Orange Grove
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Bus from Olive / San Fernando to Hill / 6th
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Bus from 7th St / Metro Center Station to New Blue Layover
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Van Nuys to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$45 - $55
Assist
$45 - $55
Español
$45 - $55
UberX
$45 - $55
WAV
$45 - $55
UberXL
$85 - $100
Select
$110 - $130
Black
$160 - $190
Black SUV
$210 - $240
Lux
$250 - $290
Taxi from Van Nuys to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
44m
Estimated price
$210 - $260
United Taxi Beverly Hills
Phone
+1 800-308-0700
Website
beverlyhills.unitedtaxi.com
Independent Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
taxi4u.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ladot.lacity.org
Beverly Hills Cab Co
Phone
+1 800-273-6611
Website
beverlyhillscabco.com
United Independent Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
Taxi Service Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 323-980-6060
Website
taxislacounty.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
Yellow Star Taxi
Phone
+1 800-840-2227
Website
yellowstartaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 661-260-2227
Oak Tree Taxi Cab
Phone
+1 661-478-0192

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