Whittier is a city in California that is about ten miles southeast of Los Angeles. Whittier has a population of about 85,000 people, and is also home to liberal arts school Whittier College. As a city relatively close to Los Angeles, Whittier is close a host of government amenities and entertainment options that make it a desirable place to live. It has the proximity to many different amenities, without the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles.
Within the city of Whittier, there are a number of different public transit options. Bus routes run throughout the city, including the Foothill Transit, Montebello Bus Lines, and the Norwalk Transit. These bus lines are the primary transit for most people who live in the city, but there are also freeways such as the San Gabriel River Freeway which allow for quick access to the city along with routes to other locations.