Travel from San-Diego to Palm-Desert

Bus from San Diego to Palm Desert

Amtrak operates a bus from San Diego to Palm Desert once daily, and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from San Diego to Palm Desert

From San Diego, CA Amtrak Thruway to Fullerton, CA, bus to Town Center at Hahn, then line 111 bus to Hwy 111 at San Luis Rey. 6 h 3 min $3. From San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak train to Fullerton, CA, bus to Town Center at Hahn, then line 111 bus to Hwy 111 at San Luis Rey. 6 h 7 min. From Broadway & 1st Av bus to Escondido, CA, bus to Perris Transit Center, line 19 bus to Moreno Valley Mall at Home Town Buf, bus to Town Center at Hahn, then line 111 bus to Hwy 111 at San Luis Rey. 8 h 13 min $32. From San Diego drive to Palm Desert. 2 h 24 min $14.

Operators from San Diego to Palm Desert

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    San Diego to Palm Desert:

    1. Trip:
      1 Amtrak Thruway, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $3
      • Duration: 6 h 3 min
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        1 Amtrak Thruway, bus
        • One-Way approx: USD $3
        • Duration: 6 h 3 min
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      • One-Way approx: N/A
      • Duration: 6 h 7 min
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        • Duration: 6 h 7 min
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      3 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $22 - $38
      • Duration: 8 h 13 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $22 - $38
        • Duration: 8 h 13 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $12 - $18
      • Duration: 2 h 24 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $12 - $18
        • Duration: 2 h 24 min
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