There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to Salton Sea by bus, train 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, travel  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Indio
  2. Travel from Indio to Salton Sea

4 alternative options

Bus, line 111 bus, line 91 bus, travel  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Indio
  2. Take the line 111 bus from Hwy 111 at Las Palmas to 5th at Vine 111
  3. Take the line 91 bus from 5th at Vine to Home at 2nd 91
  4. Travel from Home at 2nd to Salton Sea

Train, bus, travel  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino-Downtown station
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino to Indio
  3. Travel from Indio to Salton Sea

Fly to El Centro, travel  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to El Centro (IPL) LAX - IPL
  2. Travel from El Centro to Salton Sea

Fly to Indio/Palm Springs, travel  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) LAX - PSP
  2. Travel from Indio/Palm Springs to Salton Sea

Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Salton Sea is 151 miles.

It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Los Angeles to Salton Sea, including transfers.

More details

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Salton Sea?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles to Salton Sea. However, you can take the bus to Indio then take the travel to Salton Sea. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Indio, take the walk to Hwy 111 at Las Palmas, take the line 111 bus to 5th at Vine, take the line 91 bus to Home at 2nd, then take the travel to Salton Sea.

Airlines
Mokulele
Website
mokuleleairlines.com
Flights from Los Angeles to El Centro
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Indio
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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
Sunline Transit
Website
sunline.org
Bus from Hwy 111 at Las Palmas to 5th at Vine
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
Bus from 5th at Vine to Home at 2nd
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org

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