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There are 5 ways to get from Camarillo to Palm Springs by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Camarillo Amtrak to Fullerton Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA 4968 / ...

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Train, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Camarillo station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Riverside-Downtown station
  3. Take the bus from RTA Metrolink Station at Vine to Town Center at Hahn 220

$22 - $28

3 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Camarillo, CA to Los Angeles, CA 4591
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA 4968 / ...

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Camarillo to Palm Springs 158.4 miles

$15 - $23

Train, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Camarillo station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) LAX - PSP

$163 - $426

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The cheapest way to get from Camarillo to Palm Springs is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Camarillo to Palm Springs is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Camarillo to Palm Springs. However, there are services departing from Camarillo, CA and arriving at Palm Springs, CA via Los Angeles Union Station and Fullerton, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Camarillo and Palm Springs is 146 miles. The road distance is 158.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Camarillo to Palm Springs without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Camarillo to Palm Springs, including transfers.

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Camarillo to Palm Springs bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Camarillo, CA station.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport is the direct flight which takes 52 min.

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Camarillo to Palm Springs bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Palm Springs, CA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Camarillo to Palm Springs is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Camarillo to Palm Springs.

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  • Distance: 146 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Camarillo, CA, USA and Palm Springs, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Camarillo to Palm Springs via Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles Union Station, Fullerton Amtrak Station, and Fullerton, CA in around 6 h 24 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Camarillo Amtrak to Fullerton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Camarillo station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Riverside-Downtown station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Camarillo, CA to Los Angeles, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from RTA Metrolink Station at Vine to Town Center at Hahn
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org

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United Airlines offers flights from Los Angeles Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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There are 579+ hotels available in Palm Springs. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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