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transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

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transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

planning to arrive SW feb 16 and need to get to Palm Springs...would rather not drive.....so looking for shuttle service (not too costly)..visiting relative in Palm Desert and she could pick us up in Palm Springs.........Many thanks for any suggestions.

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1. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

Click on this link...

http://www.lawa.org/welcome_ont.aspx?id=320

It has a list of public transport from the Ontario Airport, and telephone numbers of companies for you to call.

Would your friend in Palm Desert know of a shuttle service?

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2. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

Many thanks!

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3. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

Ontario Airport to Palm Springs is tough. The only regular daily transit into Palm Springs is Greyhound. Greyhound runs five trips per day into Palm Springs. What you'd have to do is go to San Bernardino, 20 miles from the airport, presumably by shuttle. Then you could take Greyhound to Palm Springs, and your relative in Palm Desert could presumably pick you up at the train/bus station (which is really in the middle of nowhere). It doesn't seem worth it to save a few bucks, I'd just take a shuttle the whole way.

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4. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

Thank you...... is there a shuttle service you would recommend.....we do intend to "shuttle"

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5. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

Because of the hassles you seem to be having, if you were my friend, I'd come and pick you up.

Would your friend do that .. you could have a nice chit chat on the way home.

I'd even ask your friend if they know of any shuttles, then they may offer.

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6. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

Well, it's 85 miles from Ontario airport to Palm Desert so it's a lot to ask of a friend. I don't know specific shuttle companies, but I suspect there aren't too many.

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7. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

I'd still offer to pick my friend/relative up .. I'd be so pleased that they made the effort to come and visit me.

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8. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

There are a lot of retirees in Palm Springs area. My Aunt lives in PD and she will no longer drive freeways. She'll drive to the grocery store on surface streets, but as sweet as she is, she would not offer to pick up anyone in Ontario.

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9. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

http://www.palmspringsshuttle.com/

I just called them. It's $80 (plus gratuity) Ontario airport to Palm Springs.

Edited: 23 March 2012, 20:26
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10. Re: transportation from ontario airport (southwest) to palm spg

Supershuttle and Prime Time are the usual suspects. I generally use SS from Redlands, which is between Palm Springs and Ontario.

Edit to add "Ooops, just realized the OP has long since arrived.

Edited: 23 March 2012, 21:32
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