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There are 3 ways to get from Tijuana to Palm Springs by bus or car

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Bus via Fullerton, CA  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana Centro to Santa Ana 417 Santa Rosa / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA 4984 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Temecula
  2. Take the bus from Sixth + Front to Gilmore FS Devonshire Hemet Mall 79
  3. Take the bus from 2nd at Commerce to Town Center & Hahn 220

$48 - $66

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Tijuana to Palm Springs 141.6 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Tijuana to Palm Springs is to drive which costs $260 - $390 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tijuana to Palm Springs is to drive which costs $260 - $390 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tijuana to Palm Springs. However, there are services departing from Tijuana and arriving at Indian Cyn at Alejo via Sixth + Front, Gilmore FS Devonshire Hemet Mall, 2nd at Commerce and Town Center at Hahn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 18 min.

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The distance between Tijuana and Palm Springs is 154 km. The road distance is 226.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Palm Springs without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Tijuana to Palm Springs, including transfers.

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Tijuana to Palm Springs bus services, operated by Greyhound Mexico, depart from Tijuana station.

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Tijuana to Palm Springs bus services, operated by Sunline Transit, arrive at Town Center & Hahn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tijuana to Palm Springs is 227 km. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Tijuana to Palm Springs.

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There are 594+ hotels available in Palm Springs. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 96 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

What companies run services between Tijuana, Mexico and Palm Springs, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Tijuana to Palm Springs via Santa Ana, Santa Ana Amtrak Station, Fullerton Amtrak Station, and Fullerton, CA in around 6 h 12 min.

Bus operators
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Tijuana Centro to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
acnautobuses.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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Fullerton, CA to Palm Springs, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Temecula
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Sixth + Front to Gilmore FS Devonshire Hemet Mall
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from 2nd at Commerce to Town Center & Hahn
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org

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