PUBLIC & PRIVATE TRANSIT
When it comes to planning a vacation or business trip, where you’re going is the primary question, but how you’ll be getting around once you’ve arrived is just as important, so we’re always on the lookout for the chillest deals on transportation in Greater Palm Springs.
Getting to Greater Palm Springs
Arriving via airplane is the transport of choice for cross-country and international jet setters, and the Palm Springs International Airport is conveniently located only 5 minutes from downtown Palm Springs. Traveling by car? Our oasis is a two-hour drive from Los Angeles and San Diego and 4 hours from Las Vegas and Phoenix.
Getting Around the Oasis
Once you’re here, don’t miss discounts on rental car services so you can explore the oasis on your own. Bicycling is another easy and affordable way to navigate the historic neighborhoods and downtown (Pedego Electric Bikes offers cute bike cruisers in La Quinta and Palm Springs for as little as $20 a day!). And if you’re visiting Thursday through Sunday, hop aboard the Palm Springs Buzz Trolley, a free shuttle ride that makes regular stops through downtown and by many of the area’s hotels and inns.
Transportation Deals in Our Cities
Eleven airlines offer enhanced service, new nonstop routes and low fares to Palm Springs International Airport (PSP), named one of the Top 10 U.S. “Most Stress-Free Airports” by SmarterTravel.com. Taxi and shuttle services, as well as ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft also provide convenient transportation options for traveling throughout Greater Palm Springs and surrounding Desert Region.