Cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs

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How much are train tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs?

Lowest Price$23.87
Fastest2h 36m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Los Angeles to Palm Springs was $29.16. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Los Angeles to Palm Springs?

The distance between Los Angeles and Palm Springs is approximately 98.61 miles, or 158.65 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 39 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 36 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Los Angeles to Palm Springs?

On Thursday trains from Los Angeles to Palm Springs are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Los Angeles to Palm Springs

Typically there are 9 schedules to compare for your trip to Palm Springs. On the route to Palm Springs 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Los Angeles to Palm Springs, usually offering 8 trips per day. 2 train trips per day are direct connections to Palm Springs, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs, which start at $23.87.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Los Angeles to Palm Springs

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs start from $25.19, and on average cost $31.38. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Palm Springs. Amtrak in Los Angeles leaves from Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd and 2 other stations. And in Palm Springs trains arrive at SunLine Transit Stop - 3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way and 2 other train stations.

From Los Angeles to Palm Springs train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Palm Springs faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 36 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $32.02 for a one-way train ticket to Palm Springs.

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Avg. Time
3h 46m
Avg. Price
$31.38

Amtrak Sunset Limited

Amtrak Sunset Limited train tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs start from $23.87, and on average cost $29.26. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Sunset Limited schedules to Palm Springs. Amtrak Sunset Limited in Los Angeles leaves from Union Station, And in Palm Springs trains arrive at Palm Springs Station Rd,

From Los Angeles to Palm Springs train travel on Amtrak Sunset Limited takes 2 hours and 36 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Palm Springs on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Sunset Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $31.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Los Angeles.

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Extra legroom
Power outlet
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Avg. Time
2h 36m
Avg. Price
$29.26

Amtrak Texas Eagle

Amtrak Texas Eagle train tickets from Los Angeles to Palm Springs start from $23.87, and on average cost $28.40. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Texas Eagle schedules to Palm Springs. Amtrak Texas Eagle in Los Angeles leaves from Union Station, And in Palm Springs trains arrive at Palm Springs Station Rd,

From Los Angeles to Palm Springs train travel on Amtrak Texas Eagle takes 2 hours and 36 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Palm Springs on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Texas Eagle scheduled trip per day, which will cost $29.06 for a one-way weekend reservation from Los Angeles.

Restroom
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 36m
Avg. Price
$28.40

Plan your next adventure

There are 3 different stations that serve train trips to Palm Springs that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Los Angeles are:
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • Union Station
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
There are 3 different stations where trains arrive to in Palm Springs. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Palm Springs:
  • SunLine Transit Stop - 190 N Indian Canyon Dr
  • SunLine Transit Stop - 3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
  • Palm Springs Station Rd