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There are 5 ways to get from Indio to Montclair by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Indio, CA to San Bernardino, CA El Paso
  2. Take the train from San Bernardino - Downtown station to Montclair station San Bernardino Line

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Bus via Palm Springs  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from Hwy 111 at Smurr to Indian Canyon at Tachevah 1
  2. Take the bus from Palm Springs Downtown to Montclair 2056

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Indio, CA to Ontario Tucson-Huntington Park

Drive  •  1h 35m

  1. Drive from Indio to Montclair 95.9 miles

Fly, train  •  4h 19m

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

Indio to Montclair by bus and train

The journey time between Indio and Montclair is around 2h 56m and covers a distance of around 97 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 59 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 32m. Operated by EPLA Limo Express, OmniTrans and Metrolink Trains, the Indio to Montclair service departs from Indio, CA and arrives in Montclair station. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 57m
Layover time:
59 min
Total time:
2h 56m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 32m
Journey distance:
97 miles
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
$24
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:50
Last service departs at:
06:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Indio to Montclair bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Indio to Montclair is to bus via Palm Springs, which costs $8 - $14 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Indio to Montclair is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Indio to Montclair. However, there are services departing from Hwy 111 at Smurr and arriving at Montclair via Palm Springs Downtown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h.

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The distance between Indio and Montclair is 89 miles. The road distance is 95.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Indio to Montclair without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 45m and costs $23 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Indio to Montclair, including transfers.

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Indio to Montclair bus services, operated by Sunline Transit, depart from Hwy 111 at Smurr station.

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The quickest flight from Indio/Palm Springs Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Indio to Montclair bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Montclair station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indio to Montclair is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1h 35m to drive from Indio to Montclair.

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  • Distance: 88.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between Indio, CA, USA and Montclair, San Bernardino County, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Indio to Montclair via Palm Springs Downtown in around 4h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino - Downtown station to Montclair station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $8
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$2 - $4
Student / Youth 6-18
$4 - $6
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Montclair station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$3 - $4
Student / Youth 6-18
$5 - $7
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Indio, CA to San Bernardino, CA
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$21 - $30
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from Hwy 111 at Smurr to Indian Canyon at Tachevah
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
sunline.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Palm Springs Downtown to Montclair
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Tufesa
Phone
+1 833 766 3553
Email
centelusa@hotmail.com
Website
tufesainternacional.com
Bus from Indio, CA to Ontario
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
tufesabus.com
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gotobus.com

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

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There are 122+ hotels available in Montclair. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Indio to Indio/Palm Springs Airport is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs $75 - $95.

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