The distance between San Diego to Palm Springs is 84.87 miles or 136.56 km. A train trip from San Diego to Palm Springs typically takes 7 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 4 hours and 28 minutes to get from San Diego to Palm Springs.
Going from San Diego to Palm Springs by train takes over 7 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 San Diego 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 13 schedules to compare for your trip to Palm Springs. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Diego to Palm Springs route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Diego to Palm Springs, usually offering 13 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Diego to Palm Springs, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from San Diego to Palm Springs, which start at $20.00.
Amtrak train tickets from San Diego to Palm Springs start from $36.00, and on average cost $43.65. Daily there are 13 Amtrak schedules to Palm Springs. Amtrak in San Diego leaves from 1050 Kettner Blvd and one other station. And in Palm Springs trains arrive at Palm Springs Station Rd and 2 other train stations.
From San Diego to Palm Springs train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Palm Springs faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 28 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 13 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $43.33 for a one-way train ticket to Palm Springs.