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There are 4 ways to get from Ventura to Pasadena by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 38m

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

$29 - $58

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Bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Ventura Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

$3 - $6

2 alternative options

Line 6 bus, train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Main & Oak to Otc 6
  2. Take the train from Oxnard station to L. A. Union Station station Ventura County Line

$14 - $18

Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from Ventura to Pasadena 71.2 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Ventura to Pasadena is to bus which costs $2 - $6 and takes 3h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Ventura to Pasadena is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ventura to Pasadena. However, there are services departing from Ventura Amtrak and arriving at Fair Oaks / Colorado via Cesar E Chavez / Alameda and Atlantic / Pine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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The distance between Ventura and Pasadena is 67 miles. The road distance is 71.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ventura to Pasadena without a car is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs $29 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Ventura to Pasadena, including transfers.

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Ventura to Pasadena bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Ventura Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Ventura to Pasadena is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs $29 - $60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2 - $6 and takes 3h 41m.

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Ventura to Pasadena bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ventura to Pasadena is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from Ventura to Pasadena.

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  • Distance: 66.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 38m

What companies run services between Ventura, CA, USA and Pasadena, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Ventura to Pasadena 5 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 2h 9m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a bus from Ventura to Pasadena once daily, and the journey takes 2h 10m.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ventura Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oxnard station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus 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
Bus from Ventura Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Gold Coast Transit
Phone
+1 805-487-4222
Website
goldcoasttransit.org
Bus from Main & Oak to Otc
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
goldcoasttransit.org

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