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There are 5 ways to get from Phoenix to Salton City by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio
  2. Take a taxi from Indio to Salton City

$164 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to El Centro, Ca 6317 / ...
  2. Drive from El Centro, Ca to Salton City

$35 - $80

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Salton City 279.4 miles

$27 - $40

Fly to Indio/Palm Springs, drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) PHX - PSP
  2. Drive from Indio/Palm Springs to Salton City

$102 - $911

Fly to San Diego, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to San Diego (SAN) PHX - SAN
  2. Take the bus from El Cajon Transit Center to Yaqui Pass & Deep Dell Tr

$215 - $431

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Salton City is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Salton City is to fly and drive which costs $100 - $950 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The distance between Phoenix and Salton City is 226 miles. The road distance is 279.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Salton City without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $160 - $220.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Phoenix to Salton City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Salton City is 1 h behind Phoenix. It is currently 1:35 AM in Phoenix and 12:35 AM in Salton City.

Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to Salton City is 279 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to drive from Phoenix to Salton City.

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American Airlines offers flights from Phoenix Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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Map of how to get from Phoenix to Salton City.
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  • Distance: 225.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Salton City, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Phoenix to Salton City. However, you can take the bus to Indio then take the taxi to Salton City. Alternatively, you can take the bus to El Centro, Ca then take the drive to Salton City.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Phoenix to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eplalimo.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Phoenix, Az to El Centro, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Other operators
Taxi from Indio to Salton City
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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