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There are 11 ways to get from Fresno to Salvation Mountain by plane, bus, car, night bus, taxi or train

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Fly to Indio/Palm Springs, bus, drive

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

Fly to San Diego, night bus, taxi

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to San Diego (SAN)
  2. Take the night bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Fly to El Centro, taxi

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to El Centro (IPL)
  2. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Fly to Yuma, bus, taxi

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Yuma (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 to Los Angeles, bus, drive

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Los Angeles (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

Bus, drive

  1. Take the bus from Fresno to Los Angeles
  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, bus, drive via Palm Springs

  1. Take the train from Fresno to Bakersfield
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
  4. Take the bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
  5. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Fresno to Los Angeles
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to El Centro
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Fresno to Bakersfield
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Indio Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Take a taxi from Club View at Windlass to Salvation Mountain

Train, bus, drive

  1. Take the train from Fresno to Bakersfield
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles to Yuma Amtrak
  4. Drive from Yuma Amtrak to Salvation Mountain

Drive

  1. Drive from Fresno to Salvation Mountain
Fresno → Salvation Mountain
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The cheapest way to get from Fresno to Salvation Mountain is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Fresno to Salvation Mountain is to fly and taxi which costs $190 - $550 and takes 6h 28m.

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It is 345 miles from Fresno to Salvation Mountain. It is approximately 406.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Salvation Mountain without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 12h 11m and costs $190 - $280.

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It takes approximately 9h 8m to get from Fresno to Salvation Mountain, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fresno Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 45m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fresno to Salvation Mountain is 406 miles. It takes approximately 7h 13m to drive from Fresno to Salvation Mountain.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Fresno 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 Fresno to Fresno Airport is to line 26 bus which takes 35 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Fresno to Salvation Mountain.
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  • Distance: 344.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 8m

What companies run services between Fresno, CA, USA and Salvation Mountain, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Fresno to Salvation Mountain. However, you can take the line 26 bus to SE PEACH - McKINLEY, take the walk to Fresno 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 26 bus to SE PEACH - McKINLEY, take the walk to Fresno airport, fly to San Diego, take the walk to Terminal 1 Rental Car Shuttle, take the bus to Palm St, take the walk to Middletown Station, take the tram to SDSU Station, take the walk to San Diego State University, take the night bus to El Centro, then take the taxi to Salvation Mountain.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Fresno to El Centro via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Fresno to El Centro via Las Vegas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Fresno to El Centro via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Fresno to El Centro via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Fresno to El Centro via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $400
Flights from Fresno to El Centro via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via Las Vegas, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via Las Vegas, Sacramento
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Fresno to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Fresno to Los Angeles via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $280
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Fresno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Fresno to Yuma via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Fresno to Yuma via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Fresno to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Fresno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fresno to Indio/Palm Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $420
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 Fresno to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Los Angeles to Yuma Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $100
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
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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
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 Fresno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Indio Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fresno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Los Angeles to El Centro
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Other operators
Taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$140 - $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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