Getting To and Around in Palm Desert.
From the Airport
No matter which airport you fly in to, it’s easy to rent a car, find a shuttle or hail a cab or limo – and you’ll be relaxing in Palm Desert in no time.
- From Palm Springs International Airport (PSP): Rent a car from more than 10 major rental companies or take a shuttle, taxi or limo. You can also check with your hotel about airport transportation. Visit the PSP website.
- From Ontario International Airport (ONT): Shuttles are available, but most Palm Desert visitors prefer to rent a car from one of Ontario’s many nationally known rental companies. From Ontario, Palm Desert is just over an hour away. Visit the ONT website.
- From Los Angeles International Airport (LAX): Renting a car is the way to go from LAX. The two-hour drive from Los Angeles to Palm Desert is filled with scenic desert vistas and views of the nearby mountains. Visit the LAX website.
Check with your airport for details on types and availability of ground transportation to Palm Desert.
Via Bus and Rail
Getting around Palm Desert
Getting around Palm Desert is just as simple. You'll find car rental agencies and a variety of ground transportation services.
Car Rental Agencies
- Aztec Rent-a-Car & Truck
- Small Time Luxury Car Rentals
- AM/PM Shuttle Service
- At Your Service
- Desert Valley Shuttle
- Palm Springs Limo
For limo and taxi providers as well as information for our disabled and senor visitors, contact our Visitor Center.
Plan Your Getaway
Directions & Maps
Getting to Palm Desert is easy!
View maps, directions and more tools to help you plan your trip.