Palm Springs, CA Airport Information
Palm Springs International Airport (PSP)
Approximate taxi fare: $15 USD
Conveniently located just two miles east of downtown Palm Springs, the Palm Springs International Airport services 10 airlines that connect to hundreds of cities worldwide and offer direct flights to most western hubs including Los Angeles, Phoenix, Salt Lake City, Denver and Las Vegas. The airport features a number of shops and restaurants, as well as direct access to the region’s daily SunBus line and Amtrak bus service.
Airline carriers serving Palm Springs International Airport
- Allegiant Air
- Alaska Airlines
- Delta Connection
- Horizon Air
- Sun Country Airlines
- United Express
- US Airways
Palm Springs, CA Public Transportation
SunLine Transit Agency (SunBus)
The Coachella Valley’s SunBus service features 11 lines that provide direct access to Palm Springs’ cultural attractions, shopping and downtown district, as well as the Palm Springs International Airport. SunBus runs daily, with Monday through Friday service from 5:12 AM to 11:02 PM and weekend service from 5:15 AM to 10:40 PM. One-way bus fare costs $1 for adults and $0.85 for children ages 5 to 17, with $0.25 transfers. Day passes cost $3 for adults and $2 for children ages 5 to 17, while a 10-ride ticket costs $10 for adults and $8.50 for children and 31-day passes $34 for adults and $24 for children. Children under age 5 ride free.
Amtrak offers bus service at the Palm Springs International Airport and train service at the North Palm Springs station platform. North Palm Springs serves the Sunset Limited route, which runs from Los Angeles to New Orleans three days per week, offering stops in Houston, Tucson and Pomona, among others.
Greyhound offers bus service at the North Palm Springs train station on Palm Springs Station Road. The station is open daily from 10:30 AM to 9 PM.
Palm Springs International Airport features rental counters for Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Go Rentals, Hertz, National and Thrifty.
Visitors to Palm Springs can access taxi service from the Palm Springs International Airport, as well as hotel taxi stands and throughout the downtown district. Taxi fare from the airport to downtown Palm Springs runs about $10.