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There are 2 daily trains from Simi Valley to Palm Springs. Traveling by train from Simi Valley to Palm Springs usually takes around 6 hours and 19 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 4 hours and 37 minutes.
|Distance||132 mi (212 km)|
|Fastest train||4h 37m|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak|
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Which train should you take from Simi Valley to Palm Springs?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Simi Valley, California to Palm Springs, California. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
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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 2 Amtrak trains from Simi Valley to Palm Springs every day, as well as 3 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €23.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Simi Valley 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 Simi Valley to Palm Springs?
How long is the train journey from Simi Valley to Palm Springs?
The distance between Simi Valley and Palm Springs is approximately 132 miles, or 212 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 19 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 37 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Simi Valley to Palm Springs are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Tuesday 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 Simi Valley at 08:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00. 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 Simi Valley to Palm Springs?
Trains leave the station in Simi Valley twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, 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 Simi Valley.
Where is the train station in Simi Valley?
There is one train station in Simi Valley.
Where is the train station in Palm Springs?
Palm Springs receives travelers from Simi Valley at its two active train stations.
Train stations in Palm Springs:
SunLine Transit Stop - 3400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
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