There are 8 ways to get from Las Vegas to Palm Desert by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV - North to San Bernardino
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino to Indio

$56 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, CA to Riverside, CA
  2. Take the bus from RTA Metrolink Station at Vine to Town Center & Hahn 220

$15 - $44

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca 6013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino to Indio

$57 - $106

Bus Greyhound USA #2  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca 6013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 2nd at Commerce to Town Center & Hahn 220

$32 - $69

Drive  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to Palm Desert 296.5 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, line 15 bus, bus, line 111 bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) LAS - ONT
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Fontana Metrolink to G St @ Oak Nb Ns
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino to Indio
  4. Take the line 111 bus from Hwy 111 at Las Palmas to Hwy 111 at San Luis Rey

$142 - $538

Fly to Los Angeles, bus, line 111 bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Los Angeles (LAX) LAS - LAX
  2. Take the bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to El Monte Station - Upper Level
  3. Take the bus from El Monte, CA to Indio
  4. Take the line 111 bus from Hwy 111 at Las Palmas to Hwy 111 at San Luis Rey

$79 - $252

Fly to Santa Ana, bus  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Santa Ana (SNA) LAS - SNA
  2. Take the bus from Fullerton, CA to Palm Desert, CA

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to Palm Desert is to bus which costs $15 - $45 and takes 8 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Las Vegas to Palm Desert is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4 h 49 min.

More details

The distance between Las Vegas and Palm Desert is 184 miles. The road distance is 296.5 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Las Vegas to Palm Desert, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Las Vegas to Palm Desert. However, there are services departing from Las Vegas, NV - North and arriving at Hwy 111 at San Luis Rey via San Bernardino and Hwy 111 at Las Palmas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and Palm Desert, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Las Vegas to Palm Desert via San Bernardino, Indio, and Hwy 111 at Las Palmas in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV - North to San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Bus from San Bernardino to Indio
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Monte, CA to Indio
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Sunline Transit
Website
sunline.org
Bus from 2nd at Commerce to Town Center & Hahn
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
Bus from RTA Metrolink Station at Vine to Town Center & Hahn
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
Bus from Hwy 111 at Las Palmas to Hwy 111 at San Luis Rey
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
OmniTrans
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from El Monte Busway / Alameda - Union Station to El Monte Station - Upper Level
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station to El Monte Station E
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org

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