How to travel from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA

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Travel Information to Palm Springs, CA from Los Angeles

distanceDistance98 miles (158 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $329
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $19 (€18) • 2 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $329 (€303) • 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmtrak, American Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 98 miles (158 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Palm Springs, CA from Los Angeles. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Amtrak, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA.

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There are 4 travel options from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Palm Springs, CA from Los Angeles is by taking a train, which costs on average $19 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Palm Springs, CA:

Taking a train is about $1 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $21 (€19) for this trip.

A train is generally $309 (€285) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $329 (€303) from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA.

The quickest way to travel between Los Angeles and Palm Springs, CA is by flight, which takes on average 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Palm Springs, CA by bus can take on average 2 h 5 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 36 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 98 miles (158 km) between Los Angeles and Palm Springs, CA.

The average frequency per day from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA is:

  • 3 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Palm Springs, CA from Los Angeles as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Amtrak can get you to Palm Springs, CA by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Amtrak from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA for $21 (€19) on Omio.
    • Travel with American Airlines to go to Palm Springs, CA by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find American Airlines Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA tickets on Omio for $329 (€303).
    • Travel with Amtrak for trains to Palm Springs, CA. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA tickets on Omio for $19 (€18).
    Omio customers who travel from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA often also extend their vacation to go to San Diego, Paris or Berlin. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Palm Springs, CA and these popular destinations at a great price.

    When planning your trip from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets are costing on average $21 (€19) one way.
    • Plane tickets cost $329 (€303) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost $19 (€18) one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, CA online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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