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There are 4 ways to get from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley by bus, train or car

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Tehachapi Park & Ride to MetroLink/Sierra Hwy.
  2. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown

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Bus, train via Palm Springs Amtrak

  1. Take the bus from Tehachapi Park & Ride to MetroLink/Sierra Hwy.
  2. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles to Palm Springs Amtrak

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Tehachapi Park & Ride to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
  3. Take the bus from El Monte to Palm Springs North

Drive

  1. Drive from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Yucca Valley is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 59m.

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It is 135 miles from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley. It is approximately 164 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley without a car is to bus and train which takes 8h 14m and costs $100 - $160.

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It takes approximately 8h 14m to get from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tehachapi to Yucca Valley is 164 miles. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Yucca Valley. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 135.3 miles
  • Duration: 8h 14m

What companies run services between Tehachapi, CA, USA and Yucca Valley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Tehachapi to Yucca Valley via Bakersfield, Los Angeles, Union Station, El Monte Station E, El Monte, and Palm Springs North in around 8h 57m.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $17
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$6 - $9
Student / Youth 6-18
$8 - $12
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 Los Angeles to Palm Springs Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Tehachapi Park & Ride to MetroLink/Sierra Hwy.
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Kern Transit
Bus from Tehachapi Park & Ride to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Kern Transit
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Palm Springs Downtown
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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
Bus from Tehachapi Amtrak Bus Stop to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from El Monte to Palm Springs North
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $50

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