Cheap flights to Palm Springs International Airport
Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) is conveniently located a few minutes from downtown Palm Springs. As a largely seasonal resort destination with connections throughout the United States and Canada, finding the cheapest flights to Palm Springs can sometimes prove challenging. However, if you're looking for the cheapest airfare then using our whole month search tool can help.
Best time to book a flight to Palm Springs
While a handful of airlines fly to Palm Springs year round, most only fly during the winter months. Palm Springs is in the desert, which can make summer temperatures almost unbearably high. The good news is that this is a popular destination for budget airlines, meaning even during the high season you can still find cheap airfare. Sign up for Price Alerts to make sure you catch any sudden drop in prices.
Airlines that fly to Palm Springs
The following airlines fly to Palm Springs International, most only during the winter months:
- Air Canada Rouge
- Alaska Airlines
- Allegiant Air
- American Airlines
- American Eagle
- Sun Country Airlines
- Virgin America
What to expect when arriving at the airport
Located just 3 km east of downtown, getting from the airport to Downtown Palm Springs and further afield is extremely easy. Most nearby hotels offer shuttle service to and from the airport, often for free. A number of shuttle bus companies also link to Palm Springs and other destinations throughout the Coachella Valley and Inland Empire. Amtrak Thruway also serves the airport with a stop just outside the baggage claim area. Authorized taxis are also available. Keep in mind that Uber and Lyft are not permitted to pick up passengers at the airport. If you want to rent a car, a number of rental agencies are located just outside of baggage claims.
Palm Springs has a few convenience shops selling newspapers, magazines, souvenirs, quick food items, and some clothing. There is also a PGA Tour Shop for those who are coming to enjoy Palm Spring's famous golf courses. Cafes are located both before and after security. Most dining options are after security, including an outdoor wine bar featuring California vintage wines. With just one terminal and two concourses, finding your way around is extremely easy and making a connection should only take a few minutes. There is free wifi throughout and three ATMs as well. Be advised, however, that there is no currency exchange in the airport building itself.
What to see and do in Palm Springs
Palm Springs is famous as a resort getaway. While a favourite of retirees and featuring plenty of world-class golfing, the area has evolved in recent years to attract younger adventurers. The city features a number of important festivals, including notable film festivals as well as the nearby Coachella Music Festival. Nature enthusiasts will also enjoy some excellent hiking in the nearby hills. As a resort destination, Palm Springs has plenty of places to stay and you can use Skyscanner to search for a hotel that fits your budget.
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