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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Anaheim to Palm Springs. Traveling by train from Anaheim to Palm Springs usually takes around 4 hours and 50 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 2 hours and 43 minutes.

Distance79 mi (126 km)
Fastest train2h 43m
Lowest price£9.73
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Anaheim, CA to Palm Springs, CA

(Based on 5 ratings and reviews)

4.6

5.0

Woudy

8 June 2020 - Visiting family

Amtrak

It was great

It was great

5.0

Orlando

2 September 2019 - Solo travel

Amtrak

Pros: The confort, the peaceful trip. Cons: Mmm I need a phone # to reach out the driver. I went to my usual every two week trip to palm spring on mon. Sept 2nd Labor Day and I forgot a phone battery and a long charge cord...I need to know if the driver found it. My ph...

Pros: The confort, the peaceful trip. Cons: Mmm I need a phone # to reach out the driver. I went to my usual every two week trip to palm spring on mon. Sept 2nd Labor Day and I forgot a phone battery and a long charge cord...I need to know if the driver found it. My phone is 323 501 5871 ..I’m orlando Munguia a loyal customer. Tips: Mmmm I think driver should board travelers with no luggage first then take care of luggage .

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5.0

Jayshri

18 August 2019 - Solo travel

Amtrak

Pros: In time service and great value. Cons: More frequency. Tips: Best service by Wanderu.

Pros: In time service and great value. Cons: More frequency. Tips: Best service by Wanderu.

3.0

Orlando

10 June 2019 -

Amtrak

My local sunline brought me with a delay to the bus stop .i was coming from palm desert on bus 111 when I got the Indian Rd where I catch my bus to go to Fullerton I was late 5 min..the bus was gone. It was my worse nightmare...I had to wait 7 hours in the heat for some...

My local sunline brought me with a delay to the bus stop .i was coming from palm desert on bus 111 when I got the Indian Rd where I catch my bus to go to Fullerton I was late 5 min..the bus was gone. It was my worse nightmare...I had to wait 7 hours in the heat for somebody from home to drive to palm spring to pick me up. All of this happened tues June 12th. I travel every 2 weeks for work and always come through this transportation service.

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5.0

Demetrice

10 June 2019 - Business

Amtrak

Pros: Smooth ride. Driver is professional and nice. Cons: Wi-Fi. Tips: Enjoy!

Pros: Smooth ride. Driver is professional and nice. Cons: Wi-Fi. Tips: Enjoy!

What is the price of a train ticket from Anaheim to Palm Springs?

In the last month, £9.77 was the average price of a train ticket from Anaheim, CA to Palm Springs, CA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 6 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £0.09 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

£22£14£7JulAug

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Anaheim to Palm Springs will vary between £10 and £19. Planning a train trip to Palm Springs within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Anaheim over the next 7 days is £10. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Anaheim to Palm Springs by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around £14 whenever you decide to board the train to Palm Springs.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Since the average price of train trips from Anaheim to Palm Springs remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Anaheim to Palm Springs?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Anaheim, California to Palm Springs, California. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak34h 51m£15.45
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 3 Amtrak trains from Anaheim to Palm Springs every day, as well as 6 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £10.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Anaheim to Palm Springs during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Anaheim to Palm Springs?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Anaheim to Palm Springs. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Anaheim to Palm Springs?

The distance between Anaheim and Palm Springs is approximately 79 miles, or 126 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 43 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Anaheim to Palm Springs are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Anaheim at 10:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 15:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Anaheim to Palm Springs?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Palm Springs to Anaheim. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Anaheim to Palm Springs for £16.56.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Anaheim?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Anaheim.

Where is the train station in Palm Springs?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Palm Springs than most cities. Most trains from Anaheim will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Palm Springs:

Train stations in Palm Springs:

  • SunLine Transit Stop - 190 N Indian Canyon Dr

  • SunLine Transit Stop - 3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way

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