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

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 to Springfield, taxi  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) to Springfield (SGF) PSP - SGF
  2. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

$323 - $1,073

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Bus  •  41 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO 121

$196 - $450

4 alternative options

Fly to Fayetteville, drive  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) to Fayetteville (XNA) PSP - XNA
  2. Drive from Fayetteville to Branson

$242 - $968

Fly to Joplin, drive  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) to Joplin (JLN) PSP - JLN
  2. Drive from Joplin to Branson

$254 - $1,020

Bus, train  •  42 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Riverside Amtrak to Kansas City Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO 121

$280 - $729

Drive  •  24 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Palm Springs to Branson 1581.6 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Palm Springs to Branson is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 24 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palm Springs to Branson is to fly and taxi which costs $320 - $1,100 and takes 7 h 33 min.

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The distance between Palm Springs and Branson is 1335 miles. The road distance is 1581.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Palm Springs to Branson without a car is to bus which takes 41 h 54 min and costs $190 - $450.

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It takes approximately 7 h 33 min to get from Palm Springs to Branson, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Indio/Palm Springs Airport to Springfield Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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Branson is 2 h ahead of Palm Springs. It is currently 6:52 PM in Palm Springs and 8:52 PM in Branson.

Yes, the driving distance between Palm Springs to Branson is 1582 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 23 min to drive from Palm Springs to Branson.

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

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There are 331+ hotels available in Branson. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Palm Springs to Branson.
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  • Distance: 1335.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 33 min

What companies run services between Palm Springs, CA, USA and Branson, MO, USA?

You can take a bus from Palm Springs to Branson via Riverside Amtrak, Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat, San Bernardino Transit Center, E St @ 4th St Nb Fs, San Bernardino, Ca, Kansas City, Mo, Kansas City, MO, and Branson / Hollister, MO in around 41 h 54 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via Newark
Ave. Duration
10 h 33 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Joplin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Joplin via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Springfield via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Riverside Amtrak to Kansas City Union Station
Ave. Duration
33 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$460 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once 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.

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 San Bernardino, Ca to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
32 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $240
Flexible
$280 - $370
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Springfield to Branson
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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The best way to get from Palm Springs to Indio/Palm Springs Airport is to line 14 bus which takes 8 min and costs $3.

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