There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs by bus, car or plane

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Highland & 14th to Figueroa & 7th Commuter Express 438
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA 4968 / ...

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Bus, line 111 bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Indio
  2. Take the line 111 bus from Hwy 111 at Las Palmas to Indian Cyn at Alejo 111

$31 - $49

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs 119.8 miles

$11 - $17

Line 232 bus, fly  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 232 bus from Sepulveda / Manhattan Beach to LAX City Bus Center
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) LAX - PSP

$163 - $426

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs. However, there are services departing from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. and arriving at Indian Cyn at Alejo via Wilshire / Flower, Los Angeles and Hwy 111 at Las Palmas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between Manhattan Beach and Palm Springs is 108 miles. The road distance is 119.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs, including transfers.

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Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs bus services, operated by EPLA Limo Express, depart from Los Angeles station.

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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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Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs bus services, operated by Sunline Transit, arrive at Indian Cyn at Alejo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs is 120 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs.

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

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There are 494+ hotels available in Palm Springs. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs.
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  • Distance: 107.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Manhattan Beach, CA, USA and Palm Springs, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan Beach to Palm Springs via Figueroa & 7th, 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, L. A. Union Station station, Fullerton station, and Fullerton, CA in around 5 h 22 min.

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
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Highland & 14th to Figueroa & 7th
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
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
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
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from Hwy 111 at Las Palmas to Indian Cyn at Alejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / Manhattan Beach to LAX City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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