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Best price NZ$ 80.61
Journey duration 9 h 13 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 17:02
Last departure 02:02
Distance 136 km

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How much do train tickets from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about NZ$ 94.73 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as NZ$ 80.61, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Trains from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA

How long is the journey from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA by train?

The distance between Palm Springs, CA and San Diego, CA is around 137 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 9 h 13 min. However, the fastest routes between Palm Springs, CA and San Diego, CA take 7 h 44 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Palm Springs, CA at 17:02. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 02:02. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Palm Springs, CA and San Diego, CA. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Palm Springs, CA from the following stations: Palm Springs, CA. Arriving at San Diego, CA, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: San Diego, CA. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in San Diego, CA.

How many times a day do journeys run from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA?

The exact number of journeys from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 5 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including Amtrak. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 6 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Palm Springs, CA to San Diego, CA varies, but in general, you can expect to find direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 5 journeys with one change or more.