OverviewPublic Transportation from Burbank Airport:
The new Regional Intermodal Transportation Center (RITC) - with three levels, opened June 21,2014 . It is located on Empire Av., across from the Airport train station. Aside from rental car facilities it will also house a bus transit station on the ground level, and its elevated passenger walkway connects to the terminal.
(a) A free shuttle van connects the Airport with downtown Burbank's Metrolink Station - pickup is at the bus stops under the 'Bob Hope Airport' sign.
(b Both MetroLink and Amtrak have a combined train station within walking distance of the BUR Airport's main terminal - or take the Elevated Moving Walkway.
MetroLink's Ventura County Line runs to Los Angeles Union Station weekdays between 5:49am & 5:53pm; takes 25-30 mins, and offers numerous daily departures. (JetBlue passenges presently ride free - but check first). For more information visit: metrolinktrains.com/scheduls/html.php?id=1105.
Metro bus and the Burbank City bus connect with downtown Burbank and the Metro Red Line in North Hollywood (right next to Universal Studios.
(a) 10 Amtrak trains depart from the Airport Train Station daily to downtown Burbank, Glendale & L.A.'s Union Station. The Train station is on W. Empire Ave. - within walking distance of the terminal (or by free) .
(b) a free shuttle service from the Airport to the downtown Burbank Station offers connections to Santa Clarita Line and to North Holywood Red Line Station with connections to Hollywood & downtown L.A.
(b) Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner runs to between San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, downtown Los Angeles, Anaheim & San Diego.