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There are 10 ways to get from El Paso to Salvation Mountain by plane, bus, car, taxi, night bus or train

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Fly El Paso to Indio/Palm Springs, bus, drive  •  9h 36m

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) ELP - PSP
  2. Take the bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
  3. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

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Bus, drive via Indio  •  13h 49m

  1. Take the bus from El Paso to Indio, CA El Paso
  2. Drive from Indio, CA to Salvation Mountain

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Fly El Paso to Yuma, bus, taxi  •  9h 31m

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Yuma (YUM) ELP - YUM
  2. Take the bus from 3rd Street @ Gila Street to State Street @ 14th Street
  3. Take a taxi from State Street @ 14th Street to Salvation Mountain

Fly Ciudad Juarez to Tijuana, bus, drive  •  8h 20m

  1. Fly from Ciudad Juarez (CJS) to Tijuana (TIJ) CJS - TIJ
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana International Airport to Mexicali
  3. Drive from Mexicali to Salvation Mountain

Fly El Paso to Phoenix, night bus, taxi  •  9h 28m

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Phoenix (PHX) ELP - PHX
  2. Take the night bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport/44th Street Station to El Centro
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Fly El Paso to El Centro, taxi  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to El Centro (IPL) ELP - IPL
  2. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Fly El Paso to Los Angeles, bus, drive  •  11h 42m

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Los Angeles (LAX) ELP - LAX
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
  3. Take the bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
  4. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

Train, drive  •  12h 48m

  1. Take the train from El Paso to Yuma Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Drive from Yuma Amtrak to Salvation Mountain

Bus, drive  •  19h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Mexicali
  2. Drive from Mexicali to Salvation Mountain

Drive  •  10h 13m

  1. Drive from El Paso to Salvation Mountain 649.3 miles
El Paso → Salvation Mountain
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Salvation Mountain is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from El Paso to Salvation Mountain is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from El Paso to Salvation Mountain is to fly and taxi which costs $260 - $600 and takes 7h 1m.

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The distance between El Paso and Salvation Mountain is 537 miles. The road distance is 649.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 9h 36m to get from El Paso to Salvation Mountain, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from El Paso Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between El Paso to Salvation Mountain is 649 miles. It takes approximately 10h 13m to drive from El Paso to Salvation Mountain.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from El Paso Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Salvation Mountain. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from El Paso to El Paso Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 37 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from El Paso to Salvation Mountain.
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  • Distance: 536.6 miles
  • Duration: 9h 36m

What companies run services between El Paso, TX, USA and Salvation Mountain, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from El Paso to Salvation Mountain. However, you can take the line 50 bus to El Paso Int'Airport, take the walk to El Paso airport, fly to Indio/Palm Springs, take the walk to Tahquitz Canyon at Civic, take the line 4 bus to Indian Canyon at Tachevah, take the walk to Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center, take the bus to Chiriaco Summit, then take the drive to Salvation Mountain. Alternatively, you can take the line 50 bus to El Paso Int'Airport, take the walk to El Paso airport, fly to Yuma, take the walk to Pacific Avenue @ 32nd Street, take the bus to 3rd Street @ Gila Street, take the bus to State Street @ 14th Street, then take the taxi to Salvation Mountain.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from El Paso to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from El Paso to Indio/Palm Springs via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from El Paso to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from El Paso to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from El Paso to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from El Paso to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from El Paso to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from El Paso to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from El Paso to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from El Paso to Yuma via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from El Paso to Yuma via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from El Paso to Yuma via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from El Paso to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from El Paso to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from El Paso to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from El Paso to El Centro via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from El Paso to El Centro via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from El Paso to El Centro via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from El Paso to El Centro via Las Vegas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from El Paso to El Centro via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from El Paso to El Centro via Dallas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from El Paso to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from El Paso to Indio/Palm Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from El Paso to Yuma Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Blythe Wellness Express
Phone
+61 760.922.1140
Website
blythewellnessexpress.org
Bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
blythewellnessexpress.org
Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority
Phone
+1 928-783-2235
Website
ycipta.org
Bus from 3rd Street @ Gila Street to State Street @ 14th Street
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$2
Website
Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority
ABC
Phone
+52 664 104 7400
Email
autobusesdelabajacalifornia@abc.com.mx
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
abc.com.mx
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport/44th Street Station to El Centro
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso to Indio, CA
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$65 - $95
Chihuahuenses
Other operators
Taxi from State Street @ 14th Street to Salvation Mountain
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Taxi Speed
Phone
+52 686 555 5800
Website
facebook.com
Taxi Seguro
Phone
+52 686 554 8834
Website
facebook.com
Taxi Elite
Phone
+52 686 234 0031
Website
facebook.com

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