There are 4 ways to get from Phoenix to Joshua Tree National Park by bus or plane

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Bus Tufesa  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio, CA

$17 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus EPLA Limo Express  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio

$30 - $45

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio Matamoros-Tijuana Airport

$52 - $78

Fly, travel  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) PHX - PSP
  2. Travel from Indio/Palm Springs to Joshua Tree National Park

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Joshua Tree National Park is to bus which costs $17 - $40 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Joshua Tree National Park is to bus which costs $17 - $40 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Phoenix and Joshua Tree National Park is 223 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Phoenix to Joshua Tree National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Joshua Tree National Park, CA, USA?

Tufesa operates a bus from Phoenix to Joshua Tree National Park once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 58 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$17 - $24
Platinum
$26 - $35
Ejecutivo
$28 - $40
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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