There are 5 ways to get from Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR) by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Amtrak to Riverside Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station Riverside Line / ...

$15 - $20

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Bus Amtrak, line 94 bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
  2. Take the bus from Fullerton Park and Ride to 6th / Hill 460
  3. Take the line 94 bus from Hill / 7th to Hollywood Way / Thornton 94 / ...

$5 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus EPLA Limo Express, line 94 bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from N Palm Cyn at Chino to Hwy 111 at Las Palmas 111
  2. Take the bus from Indio to Los Angeles
  3. Take the line 94 bus from Hill / 5th to Hollywood Way / Thornton 94 / ...

$31 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR) 118 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) to Los Angeles (LAX) PSP - LAX
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Burbank Airport – South

$164 - $428

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR). However, there are services departing from Palm Springs Amtrak and arriving at Hollywood Way / Thornton via Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 4, Fullerton Park and Ride and Hill / 7th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Palm Springs and Burbank Airport (BUR) is 107 miles. The road distance is 118 miles.

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The best way to get from Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR) without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR), including transfers.

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Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR) bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Palm Springs Amtrak station.

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The quickest flight from Indio/Palm Springs Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 9 min.

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Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR) bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Hollywood Way / Thornton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR) is 118 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR).

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

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There are 2148+ hotels available in Burbank Airport (BUR). Prices start at $120 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR).
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  • Distance: 107.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Palm Springs, CA, USA and Burbank Airport (BUR), USA?

You can take a bus from Palm Springs to Burbank Airport (BUR) via Fullerton Transportation Center, Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 4, Fullerton Park And Ride Dock 5, Fullerton Park and Ride, 6th / Hill, and Hill / 7th in around 6 h 6 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Burbank Airport – South
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Palm Springs Amtrak to Riverside Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Palm Springs Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Fullerton Park and Ride to 6th / Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Hill / 7th to Hollywood Way / Thornton
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Hill / 5th to Hollywood Way / Thornton
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from N Palm Cyn at Chino to Hwy 111 at Las Palmas
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Indio to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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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 .

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