There are 4 ways to get from West Hollywood to Riverside by bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Line 704 bus, train Metrolink Trains  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 704 bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Patsaouras Transit Plaza 704
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Riverside-Downtown station Riverside Line / ...

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 4 bus, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Hill / 5th 4
  2. Take the bus from Olive Ave and 5th St E to Montclair Transit Center
  3. Take the bus from Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter to East University + Lemon 204

$5 - $14

2 alternative options

Line 704 bus, train Amtrak  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 704 bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Patsaouras Transit Plaza 704
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Riverside Amtrak Southwest Chief

$28 - $56

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from West Hollywood to Riverside 61.3 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between West Hollywood, CA, USA and Riverside, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from West Hollywood to Riverside via Hill / 5th, Olive Ave and 5th St E, Montclair Transit Center, Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter, East University + Lemon, and West University + Lemon in around 4 h 59 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Riverside Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Hill / 5th
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Foothill Transit
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Olive Ave and 5th St E to Montclair Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Riverside Transit Agency
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter to East University + Lemon
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from West Hollywood to Riverside?

The distance between West Hollywood and Riverside is 90 km. The road distance is 98 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from West Hollywood to Riverside?

The cheapest way to get from West Hollywood to Riverside is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from West Hollywood to Riverside?

The quickest way to get from West Hollywood to Riverside is to drive which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $6 - $9.

Is there a direct bus between West Hollywood and Riverside?

No, there is no direct bus from West Hollywood to Riverside. However, there are services departing from Santa Monica / Fairfax and arriving at Magnolia + Beatty via Olive Ave and 5th St E, Richton 5091 @ Montclair TransCenter and West University + Lemon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

How long does it take to get from West Hollywood to Riverside?

It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from West Hollywood to Riverside, including transfers.