There are 6 ways to get from New York to Palm Springs by plane, train, bus or car

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

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Fly from Newark  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) EWR - PSP

$230 - $672

Cheapest option

Fly from New York JFK  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) JFK - PSP

$190 - $562

4 alternative options

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fullerton Transportation Center
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA

Bus via Las Vegas, Nv  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Las Vegas, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, CA to Indio

$290 - $698

Bus  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca 1683
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Indio

$292 - $746

Drive  •  43 h 21 min

  1. Drive from New York to Palm Springs 2714.2 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Palm Springs. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Indian Cyn at Alejo via Las Vegas, Nv, San Bernardino, CA and Hwy 111 at Las Palmas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 21 h.

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The distance between New York and Palm Springs is 2377 miles. The road distance is 2714.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Palm Springs without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 2 days 17 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to get from New York to Palm Springs, including transfers.

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New York to Palm Springs bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from New York to Palm Springs is to fly which takes 8 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 21 h.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport is the direct flight which takes 6 h 12 min.

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New York to Palm Springs bus services, operated by EPLA Limo Express, arrive at Indio station.

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Palm Springs is 3 h behind New York. It is currently 2:40 PM in New York and 11:40 AM in Palm Springs.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Palm Springs is 2714 miles. It takes approximately 43 h 21 min to drive from New York to Palm Springs.

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  • Distance: 2377.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 21 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Palm Springs, CA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from New York to Palm Springs hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Palm Springs via Las Vegas, Nv, San Bernardino, Ca, San Bernardino, CA, Indio, and Hwy 111 at Las Palmas in around 2 days 21 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,700
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs via Portland
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Indio/Palm Springs via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from New York JFK to Indio/Palm Springs via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Train operators
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
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
42 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 days 11 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$230 - $390
Flexible
$460 - $600
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Los Angls Amtrak, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 19 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$260 - $430
Flexible
$500 - $700
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from San Bernardino, CA to Indio
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
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

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Air Canada, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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