There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree by plane, train, bus or car

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What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Joshua Tree, CA, USA?

United Airlines flies from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree once daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 36 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Indio/Palm Springs
Avg. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Palm Springs Amtrak
Avg. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree?

The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Joshua Tree is 194 km. The road distance is 229 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree?

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree is to drive which costs $17 and takes 2 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree?

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree is to fly which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $430.

How long does it take to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree?

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Joshua Tree, including transfers.