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There are 6 ways to get from Upland to Salvation Mountain by bus, car, taxi, train or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, drive

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino, CA to Indio, CA
  2. Drive from Indio, CA to Salvation Mountain

Cheapest option

Bus, drive via Chiriaco Summit

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino Transit Center to Hwy 111 & Golf Center Pkwy
  2. Take the bus from Hwy 111 @ Flower SunLine Transfer Center to Chiriaco Summit
  3. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi

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

Bus, drive via Chiriaco Summit #2

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino Transit Center to Hwy 111 & Golf Center Pkwy
  2. Take the bus from Hwy 111 @ Flower SunLine Transfer Center to Chiriaco Summit
  3. Drive from Chiriaco Summit to Salvation Mountain

Drive

  1. Drive from Upland to Salvation Mountain

Train, fly, taxi

  1. Take the train from Upland station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to El Centro (IPL)
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain
Upland → Salvation Mountain
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Salvation Mountain is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Upland to Salvation Mountain is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 3h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Upland to Salvation Mountain is to drive which takes 3h 3m and costs $15 - $22.

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The distance between Upland and Salvation Mountain is 139 miles. The road distance is 154.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Upland to Salvation Mountain without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 8h 3m and costs $150 - $220.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Upland 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 Upland to Salvation Mountain is 154 miles. It takes approximately 3h 3m to drive from Upland 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 Upland to Salvation Mountain.
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  • Distance: 138.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

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

There is no direct connection from Upland to Salvation Mountain. However, you can take the train to San Bernardino - Downtown station, take the walk to San Bernardino Transit Center, take the line 15 bus to Gst @ Oak Sb Ns, take the walk to San Bernardino, CA, take the bus to Indio, CA, then take the drive to Salvation Mountain. Alternatively, you can take the train to San Bernardino - Downtown station, take the walk to San Bernardino Transit Center, take the bus to Hwy 111 @ Flower SunLine Transfer Center, take the bus to Chiriaco Summit, then take the drive 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
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Upland station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$4 - $5
Student / Youth 6-18
$5 - $8
Bus operators
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
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from San Bernardino Transit Center to Hwy 111 & Golf Center Pkwy
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
sunline.org
Blythe Wellness Express
Phone
+61 760.922.1140
Website
blythewellnessexpress.org
Bus from Hwy 111 @ Flower SunLine Transfer Center to Chiriaco Summit
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $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 El Monte to El Centro
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Other operators
Taxi from El Centro to Salvation Mountain
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$130 - $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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