The distance between Merced to Palm Springs is 326.49 miles or 525.31 km. A train trip from Merced to Palm Springs typically takes 10 hours, If you are looking to get to Palm Springs faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 18 minutes to get from Merced to Palm Springs.
Going from Merced to Palm Springs by train takes over 10 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Saturday trains from Merced 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Merced to Palm Springs start from $55.00, and on average cost $59.47. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Palm Springs. Amtrak in Merced leaves from 324 W 24th St, And in Palm Springs trains arrive at SunLine Transit Stop - 190 N Indian Canyon Dr and 2 other train stations.
From Merced to Palm Springs train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to Palm Springs faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 0 minutes.