There are 6 ways to get from Whittier to Long Beach by bus, tram, 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

Bus, tram  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia / Painter to Washington / Long Beach Washington Blvd 50 WB
  2. Take the tram from Washington Station to 1st Street Station Metro Blue Line

$3

Cheapest option

Line 7 bus, line 173 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street to Norwalk Green Line Station 7
  2. Take the line 173 bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to First & Shelter F S 173 / ...

$2

4 alternative options

Line 7 bus, tram  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Lambert Road and Santa Fe Springs Road to Norwalk Green Line Station 7
  2. Take the tram from Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line to 1st Street Station Metro Blue Line

$4

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Whittier to Long Beach 24.2 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Whittier to Long Beach 24.2 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Whittier to Long Beach 24.2 miles

$28 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Whittier to Long Beach is to line 7 bus and line 173 bus which costs $2 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Whittier to Long Beach is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Whittier to Long Beach. However, there are services departing from Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street and arriving at First & Shelter F S via Norwalk Green Line Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Whittier and Long Beach is 17 miles. The road distance is 24.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Whittier to Long Beach without a car is to bus and tram which takes 1 h 49 min and costs $3.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Whittier to Long Beach, including transfers.

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Whittier to Long Beach bus services, operated by Norwalk Transit System, depart from Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street station.

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Whittier to Long Beach bus services, operated by Long Beach Transit, arrive at First & Shelter F S station.

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Map of how to get from Whittier to Long Beach.
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  • Distance: 17.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

You can take a bus from Whittier to Long Beach via Norwalk Green Line Station in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Washington Station to 1st Street Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Tram from Willowbrook - Rosa Parks Station - Metro Blue Line to 1st Street Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Montebello Bus Lines
Phone
323-558-1625
Email
ridembl@cityofmontebello.com
Website
ridembl.com
Bus from Philadelphia / Painter to Washington / Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ridembl.com
Norwalk Transit System
Phone
562-929-5700
Website
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Bus from Lambert Road and Santa Fe Springs Road to Norwalk Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Bus from Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street to Norwalk Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Norwalk Green Line Station to First & Shelter F S
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Other operators
Uber Los Angeles
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Whittier to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Pool
$28 - $40
Assist
$29 - $40
Español
$29 - $40
UberX
$29 - $40
WAV
$29 - $40
UberXL
$45 - $60
Select
$70 - $90
Black
$100 - $130
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Lux
$140 - $180
Taxi from Whittier to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
OCTAP
Website
octap.net
Splendid Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-206-3086
Website
aqtransportation.com
Affordable Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 714-235-3035
Yellow Cab Anaheim
Phone
+1 714-905-5453
Website
yellowcabanaheimca.com
Independent Cab Co.
Phone
+1 800-521-8294
Website
lataxi.com
http://ladot.lacity.org/
Website
ineedtaxi.com
LA City Cab
Phone
+1 888-713-5240
Website
lacitycab.com
United Taxi
Phone
+1 800-822-8294
Website
unitedtaxi.com

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