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There are 8 ways to get from Seattle to Salvation Mountain by plane, bus, car, taxi or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs, bus, drive  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) SEA - PSP
  2. Take the bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
  3. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

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Fly Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus, drive  •  10h 18m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SEA - ONT
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, CA to Indio, CA
  3. Drive from Indio, CA to Salvation Mountain

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Fly Seattle to San Diego, bus, taxi  •  8h 37m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to San Diego (SAN) SEA - SAN
  2. Take the bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Fly Everett to Indio/Palm Springs, bus, drive  •  9h 10m

  1. Fly from Everett (PAE) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) PAE - PSP
  2. Take the bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
  3. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

Fly Everett to San Diego, bus, taxi  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Everett (PAE) to San Diego (SAN) PAE - SAN
  2. Take the bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Bus, taxi  •  36h 10m

  1. Take the bus from 2nd Ave & Cherry St to Tacoma Dome Station - Zone E 590 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma to Portland
  3. Take the bus from Portland to Los Angeles
  4. Take the bus from Los Angeles to El Centro
  5. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Train, bus, drive  •  42h 24m

  1. Take the train from Seattle to Los Angeles
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
  3. Take the bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit 6
  4. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

Drive  •  22h 43m

  1. Drive from Seattle to Salvation Mountain 1327.7 miles

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The cost-effective way to get from Seattle to Salvation Mountain is to drive, which costs $130 - $190 and takes 22h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Salvation Mountain is to fly and bus and taxi which costs $190 - $390 and takes 8h 37m.

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The distance between Seattle and Salvation Mountain is 1060 miles. The road distance is 1327.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Salvation Mountain without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 36h 10m and costs $260 - $370.

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It takes approximately 8h 46m to get from Seattle to Salvation Mountain, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 34m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Salvation Mountain is 1328 miles. It takes approximately 22h 43m to drive from Seattle to Salvation Mountain.

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Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Salvation Mountain. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 33 min and costs $1 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Salvation Mountain.
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  • Distance: 1060.3 miles
  • Duration: 8h 46m

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Salvation Mountain, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Salvation Mountain. However, you can take the tram to SeaTac/Airport Station, take the walk to Seattle airport, fly to Indio/Palm Springs, take the walk to Tahquitz Canyon at Civic, take the line 4 bus to Indian Canyon at Tachevah, take the walk to Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center, take the bus to Chiriaco Summit, then take the drive to Salvation Mountain. Alternatively, you can take the tram to SeaTac/Airport Station, take the walk to Seattle airport, fly to San Diego, take the walk to Terminal 1 Rental Car Shuttle, take the bus to Palm St, take the walk to Middletown Station, take the tram to SDSU Station, take the walk to San Diego State University, take the bus to El Centro, then take the taxi to Salvation Mountain.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Seattle to San Diego
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Seattle to San Diego via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Seattle to San Diego via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Seattle to San Diego via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Everett to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Everett to San Diego
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Everett to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Everett to San Diego via San Jose
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Everett to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Portland
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Seattle to San Diego via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Seattle to San Diego via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Seattle to San Diego via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $350
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $350
Flights from Seattle to Indio/Palm Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Flights from Seattle to San Diego
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $330
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $320
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$380 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Seat
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Blythe Wellness Express
Phone
+61 760.922.1140
Website
blythewellnessexpress.org
Bus from Palm Springs - Desert Regional Medical Center to Chiriaco Summit
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
blythewellnessexpress.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Tacoma to Portland
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from San Bernardino, CA to Indio, CA
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$21 - $30
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 888-889-6368
Email
main@soundtransit.org
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from 2nd Ave & Cherry St to Tacoma Dome Station - Zone E
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Sound Transit
Senior/Disabled
$1
Youth 6-18
$2
Adult
$2 - $4
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 Portland to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$140 - $210
Bus from Los Angeles to El Centro
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Other operators
Taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Taxi Speed
Phone
+52 686 555 5800
Website
facebook.com
Taxi Seguro
Phone
+52 686 554 8834
Website
facebook.com
Taxi Elite
Phone
+52 686 234 0031
Website
facebook.com

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