There are 3 ways to get from Palm Springs to Palmdale by bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Palm Springs, CA to Fullerton, CA 4985
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Palmdale station Antelope Valley Line

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 11 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, CA
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Palmdale, Ca

$44 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Palm Springs to Palmdale 118.1 miles

$11 - $17

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

You can take a bus from Palm Springs to Palmdale via Hwy 111 at Las Palmas, Indio, Los Angeles, CA, 6th / Wall, 7th / Decatur, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 7 h 11 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Sunline Transit
Website
sunline.org
Bus from N Palm Cyn at Chino to Hwy 111 at Las Palmas
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Indio to Los Angeles, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Palmdale, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Palm Springs to Palmdale?

The distance between Palm Springs and Palmdale is 167 km. The road distance is 189 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Palm Springs to Palmdale?

The cheapest way to get from Palm Springs to Palmdale is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Palm Springs to Palmdale?

The quickest way to get from Palm Springs to Palmdale is to drive which takes 2 h 12 min and costs $11 - $17.

Is there a direct bus between Palm Springs and Palmdale?

No, there is no direct bus from Palm Springs to Palmdale. However, there are services departing from N Palm Cyn at Chino and arriving at Palmdale, Ca via Indio, 6th / Wall and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Palm Springs to Palmdale?

It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Palm Springs to Palmdale, including transfers.