Riverside to Hesperia Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $8
Fastest Way Train — 41min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 6 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, train and by car
Distance 33 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak
Bus
$8 · 55min · 8 lb of CO2
Riverside to Victorville
+2 more options
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Train
$26 · 41min · 10 lb of CO2
RIV to VRV
+1 more option
Drive
$4 · 49min · 10 lb of CO2
Riverside to Hesperia

Drive from Riverside to Hesperia

It's 34 miles between Riverside to Hesperia. On a typical day, it might take between 49min and 52min from Riverside to Hesperia under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 54min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Hesperia by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $4.

What is the best way to travel from Riverside to Hesperia?

The are 5 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Riverside to Hesperia. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of San Bernardino towards Victorville, as it is the cheapest to Hesperia. It's common to find tickets for as low as $8. Greyhound operates from Riverside to Hesperia, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Riverside to Hesperia?

The trip to Hesperia is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from Riverside. The cheapest way to get from Riverside to Hesperia is $8 and the quickest way takes just 55 minutes with the bus. Greyhound offers limited service between Hesperia and Riverside.We recommend booking the trip to Hesperia about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from Riverside the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Hesperia.

Is the train or the bus better from Riverside to Hesperia CA?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Riverside to Hesperia. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Hesperia is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Riverside/Hesperia buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Riverside is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Riverside CA and Hesperia during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Riverside to Hesperia? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Hesperia traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Hesperia is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Riverside to Hesperia?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Riverside to Hesperia is by bus. The bus costs $8 roughly and will take 55 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Riverside to Hesperia?

Amtrak costs about $27 between Riverside and Hesperia. In total, the train will take roughly 53 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at RIV Riverside Amtrak, which is 3 miles from Riverside. Further, once you arrive at VRV Victorville Victor Valley Transit Center or you will still have 8 miles to Hesperia.

How long does it take from Riverside to Hesperia by car?

The total distance between Riverside and Hesperia is 34 miles and will take you about 49 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $4.

What is the drive from Riverside to Hesperia like?

The drive from Riverside to Hesperia is not too bad.  You'll be crossing through the San Bernardino National Forest.  These means your trip will likely take longer as you'll be ooh-ing and ahh-ing at the sites and sounds of the national forest.  We'd recommend stopping over at the Deep Hot Springs, our personal favorite, for some R&R if you have the time.  Otherwise, it's you will be stuck with just fantastic scenery - bummer!
Besides driving, you can take the bus for pretty cheap or even the train.  Both are lovely trips if you have the time or are looking for alternative options!

Travel companies on this route

Bus
Greyhound Greyhound from Riverside to Hesperia
Useful Links Greyhound Contact Page Greyhound Bustracker Website
Customer Service1-214-849-8966
Customer Service Español1-800-531-5332
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Train
Amtrak Amtrak from Riverside to Hesperia
Useful Links Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website
Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
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