There are 2 ways to get from Indio to Joshua Tree by bus or car

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Line 111 bus, line 14 bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 111 bus from Hwy111 at GolfCntr to Palm Cyn at Camino Parocela 111
  2. Take the line 14 bus from Indian Canyon@Ramon to Mission Lakes at El Mirador 14

$96 - $116

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Indio to Joshua Tree 52.7 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The distance between Indio and Joshua Tree is 29 miles. The road distance is 52.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Indio to Joshua Tree without a car is to line 111 bus and line 14 bus which takes 3 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Indio to Joshua Tree, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indio to Joshua Tree is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Indio to Joshua Tree.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Joshua Tree. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Indio to Joshua Tree.
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  • Distance: 29.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Indio, CA, USA and Joshua Tree, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Indio to Joshua Tree via Palm Cyn at Camino Parocela, Indian Canyon@Ramon, and Mission Lakes at El Mirador in around 3 h 1 min.

Bus operators
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from Hwy111 at GolfCntr to Palm Cyn at Camino Parocela
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
Bus from Indian Canyon@Ramon to Mission Lakes at El Mirador
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org

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