There are 7 ways to get from Union Station to Idyllwild by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Perris Downtown station 91/Pvl
  2. Take a taxi from Perris Downtown station to Idyllwild

$143 - $186

Cheapest option

Train Metrolink Trains, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Perris Downtown station 91/Pvl
  2. Take the bus from Perris Transit Center to Lincoln + Florida 27

$84 - $104

5 alternative options

Train, bus Amtrak  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Fullerton, CA to Cabazon, CA 4984 / ...

Bus Amtrak  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Fullerton, CA to Cabazon, CA 4984 / ...

$100 - $130

Bus via Riverside, CA  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Riverside, CA
  2. Take the bus from RTA Metrolink Station at Vine to Casino Morongo at Tumbleweed 220

$121 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Idyllwild 107.1 miles

$10 - $16

Fly  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) LAX - PSP

$161 - $426

Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Station and Idyllwild is 90 miles. The road distance is 107.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Union Station to Idyllwild without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Union Station to Idyllwild, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Union Station to Idyllwild is to bus which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 3 h 38 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to Idyllwild is 107 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Union Station to Idyllwild.

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United Airlines offers flights from Los Angeles Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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There are 331+ hotels available in Idyllwild. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Union Station to Idyllwild.
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  • Distance: 90.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and Idyllwild, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Union Station to Idyllwild via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, Fullerton Transportation Center, Fullerton, CA, and Cabazon, CA in around 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Union Station to Idyllwild once daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Perris Downtown station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Fullerton, CA to Cabazon, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from RTA Metrolink Station at Vine to Casino Morongo at Tumbleweed
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Perris Transit Center to Lincoln + Florida
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Perris Downtown station to Idyllwild
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Queensbury Taxi
Phone
+1 518-761-1234
Glens Falls Capitaland Taxi
Phone
+1 518-793-0000
Tri County Cab, Inc
Phone
+1 518-792-1234
Finish Line Taxi
Phone
+1 951-473-0333
Website
finishlinetaxi.com
Temecula - Murrieta Local Taxi
Phone
+1 951-699-5555
Website
temeculataxi.com

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