There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Twentynine Palms by plane, car, bus or taxi

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

Fly, drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) LAX - PSP
  2. Drive from Indio/Palm Springs to Twentynine Palms

$158 - $412

Cheapest option

Line 102 bus, bus, drive  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 102 bus from 96th / Sepulveda to Florence / Rugby 102
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Indio, CA
  3. Drive from Indio, CA to Twentynine Palms

$32 - $48

5 alternative options

Bus, drive via Pershing Square Station  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Indio, CA
  2. Drive from Indio, CA to Twentynine Palms

$36 - $55

Bus, drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Indio, CA
  2. Drive from Indio, CA to Twentynine Palms

$38 - $58

Amtrak Thruway, taxi  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA 4968 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Palm Springs, CA to Twentynine Palms

Bus EPLA Limo Express, drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Indio
  2. Drive from Indio to Twentynine Palms

$42 - $63

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Twentynine Palms 158.3 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Twentynine Palms is 136 miles. The road distance is 158.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Twentynine Palms without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and taxi which takes 6 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Twentynine Palms, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Twentynine Palms is 158 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Twentynine Palms.

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

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There are 46+ hotels available in Twentynine Palms. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Twentynine Palms.
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  • Distance: 136.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Twentynine Palms, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Twentynine Palms. However, you can fly to Indio/Palm Springs then take the drive to Twentynine Palms. Alternatively, you can take the train to L. A. Union Station station, take the walk to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, take the subway to Pershing Square Station, take the walk to Downtown Los Angeles, take the bus to Indio, CA, then take the drive to Twentynine Palms.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Indio, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
GotoBus
Bus from Huntington Park to Indio, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
GotoBus
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from 96th / Sepulveda to Florence / Rugby
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Indio
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Palm Springs, CA to Twentynine Palms
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
American Cab
Phone
+1 760-300-0000
Website
facebook.com
Desert City Cab
Phone
+1 760-328-3000
Website
desertcitycab.com
Lucky 777 Cab
Phone
+1 760-660-9115
Website
lucky777cab.com

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