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There are 5 ways to get from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain by bus, car, train, taxi or plane

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Bus, drive

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

Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center
  2. Take the bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to El Centro
  2. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

Drive

  1. Drive from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain

Fly, taxi

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to El Centro (IPL)
  2. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain

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The cheapest way to get from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3h 49m.

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The fastest way to get from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain is to drive which takes 3h 49m and costs $19 - $29.

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The distance between Universal City/Studio City Station and Salvation Mountain is 178 miles. The road distance is 198.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 8h 14m and costs $170 - $230.

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It takes approximately 7h 27m to get from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to El Centro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain is 198 miles. It takes approximately 3h 49m to drive from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain.

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Southern Airways Express offers flights from Los Angeles Airport to El Centro Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain.
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  • Distance: 178.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 27m

What companies run services between Universal City/Studio City Station, CA, USA and Salvation Mountain, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Universal City/Studio City Station to Salvation Mountain. However, you can take the subway to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, take the walk to Los Angeles Downtown, take the bus to Palm Springs Downtown, 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 subway to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, take the walk to Los Angeles, take the train to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center, take the walk to Old Town 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
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Los Angeles to El Centro
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
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 Los Angeles to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Bus operators
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
Bus from San Diego State University to El Centro
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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
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 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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