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There are 6 ways to get from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) to Salt Lake City (SLC) PSP - SLC

$166 - $396

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut

$74 - $178

4 alternative options

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Riverside, CA to Las Vegas, CA
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound from Las Vegas to Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT

Bus, train  •  27 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Riverside Amtrak to Victorville Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Victorville, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Barstow to West Valley City

$116 - $186

Bus, night bus  •  15 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop to Riverside Amtrak
  2. Take the night bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
  3. Take the night bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut

$74 - $178

Drive  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City 703.8 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City is to fly which costs $160 - $400 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat, San Bernardino Transit Center, San Bernardino, Ca and Las Vegas, Nv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 49 min.

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The distance between Palm Springs and Salt Lake City is 546 miles. The road distance is 703.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 49 min and costs $70 - $180.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

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Palm Springs to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Palm Springs Amtrak Bus Stop station.

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The best way to get from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City is to fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $160 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $180 and takes 15 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Indio/Palm Springs Airport to Salt Lake City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 51 min.

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Palm Springs to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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Map of how to get from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City.
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  • Distance: 545.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Palm Springs, CA, USA and Salt Lake City, UT, USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City via Riverside Amtrak, Riverside Metro Link Sb Lat, San Bernardino Transit Center, E St @ 4th St Nb Fs, San Bernardino, Ca, and Las Vegas, Nv in around 15 h 49 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to Salt Lake City via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
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 Victorville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $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
Bus from Las Vegas to Salt Lake City, Greyhound Bus Station, UT
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 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.

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 Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Victorville, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Barstow to West Valley City
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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Salt Lake City is 1 h ahead of Palm Springs. It is currently 1:45 AM in Palm Springs and 2:45 AM in Salt Lake City.

Yes, the driving distance between Palm Springs to Salt Lake City is 704 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 7 min to drive from Palm Springs to Salt Lake City.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Indio/Palm Springs Airport to Salt Lake City Airport.

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There are 246+ hotels available in Salt Lake City. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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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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