Pomona travel guide

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You're Going to Love Pomona

With a population of 149,058, Pomona is a must-see destination in California, United States. Pomona deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

Where to Eat in Pomona

If you’re looking for affordable options, VITA Italian Bar & Grill (3101 W Temple Ave) and Pomona Valley Mining Company (1777 Gillette Rd) are great picks.

When to visit Pomona

Pomona in February
Estimated hotel price
$134
1 night at 3-star hotel
Pomona in February
Estimated hotel price
$134
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Pomona in July, when the average temperature is 75.2 °F, and the highest can go up to 91.4 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 37.4 °F, with an average temperature of 51.8 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in January, when precipitation is around 3.6″. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Pomona, with an average rainfall of 0″.

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How to Get to Pomona

Plane

When flying to Pomona, you’ll arrive at Ontario Airport (ONT), which is located 9 miles from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to Pomona include Air Canada, Copa Airlines and Frontier. The shortest domestic flight to Pomona departs from Las Vegas and takes around 1h 15m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Pomona. The train journey from Pomona to Fullerton takes 0h 39m and costs around $14 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Anaheim, expect to pay about $16 for a 0h 44m trip. The train station in Pomona is called Pomona, and is located 0.3 miles from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Pomona is to pick up a car rental from Los Angeles, which is about 32 miles from Pomona. You’ll find branches of Kyte and Ace, among others, in Los Angeles.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Pomona, including LuxXpress, FlixBus and Greyhound. From Santa Barbara, the bus ride to Pomona takes 120 miles and will cost you around $66. From Bakersfield, the ticket costs about $36 for a journey of 125 miles. Pomona’s bus station is located 2.0 miles from the city center.

Plane

When flying to Pomona, you’ll arrive at Ontario Airport (ONT), which is located 9 miles from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to Pomona include Air Canada, Copa Airlines and Frontier. The shortest domestic flight to Pomona departs from Las Vegas and takes around 1h 15m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Pomona. The train journey from Pomona to Fullerton takes 0h 39m and costs around $14 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Anaheim, expect to pay about $16 for a 0h 44m trip. The train station in Pomona is called Pomona, and is located 0.3 miles from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Pomona is to pick up a car rental from Los Angeles, which is about 32 miles from Pomona. You’ll find branches of Kyte and Ace, among others, in Los Angeles.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Pomona, including LuxXpress, FlixBus and Greyhound. From Santa Barbara, the bus ride to Pomona takes 120 miles and will cost you around $66. From Bakersfield, the ticket costs about $36 for a journey of 125 miles. Pomona’s bus station is located 2.0 miles from the city center.

Airlines serving Pomona

Lufthansa
Good (4,703 reviews)
KLM
Good (832 reviews)
SWISS
Good (961 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,678 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,550 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,230 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,612 reviews)
Air France
Good (984 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,112 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,980 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,404 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,073 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (228 reviews)
Finnair
Good (840 reviews)
LOT
Good (686 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (932 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (791 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,179 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,820 reviews)
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Where to stay in Pomona

Average rates range from around $135 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $72 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Pomona

Most booked hotels in Pomona

DoubleTree by Hilton Pomona
4 stars
Excellent (8.6, 312 reviews)
$150+
Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center
3 stars
Excellent (8.5, 276 reviews)
$170+
Ontario Airport Hotel & Conference Center
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, 1127 reviews)
$120+
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ontario Airport
3 stars
Excellent (8.2, 1721 reviews)
$125+
Holiday Inn Ontario Airport
3 stars
Excellent (8.1, 1119 reviews)
$118+
Ontario Airport Inn
2 stars
Excellent (8.1, 1000 reviews)
$102+

Renting a car in Pomona

Renting a car in Pomona costs $50 per day, on average, or $99 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 9% more expensive than at Los Angeles.

Expect to pay $3.75 per gallon in Pomona (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $44.97 and $59.96. The most frequently booked car type in Pomona is Full-size (Ford Transit or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact rental cars (Chevrolet Bolt or similar) are, on average, 63% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Pomona costs $50 per day, on average, or $99 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 9% more expensive than at Los Angeles.

Expect to pay $3.75 per gallon in Pomona (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $44.97 and $59.96. The most frequently booked car type in Pomona is Full-size (Ford Transit or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact rental cars (Chevrolet Bolt or similar) are, on average, 63% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.