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Fares from $18 One Way, $43 Round Trip from Silicon Valley to Palm Springs

Prices starting at $43 for return flights and $18 for one-way flights to Palm Springs were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Silicon Valley to Palm Springs

Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Destination Airport IATA CodePSP
Distance337 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesJAL, Fiji Airways, Delta Air Lines, Air New Zealand, United Airlines, Qantas, Southwest Airlines, Iberia, Korean Air, WestJet, Singapore Airlines, American Airlines, Qatar Airways, KLM, Air France, China Airlines, Asiana Airlines, Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, SA AVIANCA, China Southern Airlines, Finnair, Air Tahiti Nui, ANA, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival3:05PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival4:22AM UTC

Cheap Flights from San Jose to Palm Springs

San Jose, CA, Airport Information

San Jose, CA, is home to nearly one million people, a large city population that's serviced by its own international airport, providing regular flights from San Jose to international and domestic destinations. The Norman Y. Mineta Memorial San Jose International Airport is only two miles from the downtown area at the intersections of U.S. Route 101, Interstate 880 and State Route 87. The primary airlines operating from the airport are Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Reservations for you airline ticket on these or other airlines serving the airport can be made through Orbitz.com.

Parking at the Airport

Parking at Mineta San Jose International Airport is available at three hourly and three daily lots, one of which offers economy service. The hourly lots are interspersed around the terminal area for easy access, costing $2 for 30 minutes and $30 per day flat rates. The daily lots offer parking deals with discounted parking fees of $22 a day for the regular daily lots and $15 for the economy lot, which is further away from the terminals. Disabled parking is available in front of both terminals for a $2 rate for 30 minutes and $15 for a daily charge.

Transportation From the Airport

Several methods of travel are available for passengers to make their way from anywhere in the city to the airport. Several hotels in the area offer courtesy shuttle transportation for patrons. Public bus transportation is available from the Valley Transportation Authority, and metered taxi service is also available from anywhere in the area, with the downtown-to-airport fare costing approximately $15 to $18.

Breakfast Before Departing

A quick meal can be eaten at the airport before departure in one of the many restaurants available in the concourse. Only ticketed passengers are allowed in the area containing the restaurants. Coffee and pastries are served at the Euro Café near the baggage claim area, while Starbucks can provide sandwiches as well, to get you quickly to the available flights from San Jose. If you have a bit more time to stop off on the way to the airport, try a sit-down breakfast at Café San Jose on Meridian Ave. or at Bill's Cafe on Willow St.

Palm Springs Airport Information

The Palm Springs International Airport, located at 3300 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, is one of the most stress-free airports you may ever fly into. It is a relatively small airport, so chances are that you and your fellow passengers will have the entire airport to yourselves while you are there. Use Orbitz.com to book a cheap flight to Palm Springs on one of the 11 airlines that fly in and out of the airport.

Ground Transportation in Palm Springs

Palm Springs offers little in the way of public transportation, so most visitors use a taxi, limousine service or rental car. The airport is less than three miles from downtown, but most visitors head to one of the area resorts, which can be as far as 20 minutes away. Many Palm Springs resorts offer free shuttle service to and from the airport. You can check the resort's transportation options and other deals when you make your reservation and purchase your air ticket through Orbitz.com.

Palm Springs Weather Information

Palm Springs has typical desert weather, with winter temperatures in the 50s and 60s and summer temperatures that can soar past 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If you're visiting in the spring or summer, wear light-colored clothing with a high cotton or linen content, and schedule golf outings for early morning or late afternoon.

Destination Highlights in Palm Springs

Palm Springs is a popular destination year-round, and most visitors do little more than swim, golf and relax. If you get into town, take a stroll down Palm Canyon Drive, where you can window shop in the little boutiques or have a light nosh at a café. Enjoy your trip, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you are looking for cheap flights to Palm Springs.

Flights from Silicon Valley to Palm Springs - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Silicon Valley to Palm Springs?

There are a couple of airlines that operate direct flights from San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Palm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.). Reserve your seat now with Alaska Airlines or United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Silicon Valley to Palm Springs?

The trip from Silicon Valley to Palm Springs can be as quick as 1 hour and 20 minutes. With an easy flight time like this, why not take off on a spur-of-the-moment getaway?

What airlines fly from Silicon Valley to Palm Springs most frequently?

Consider booking a flight with Alaska Airlines (AS), which frequently services this route. This airline operates 101 flights every month between San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) and Palm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.). Alternatively, book your favorite seat with United Airlines (UA). You'll have 81 monthly flights between Silicon Valley and Palm Springs to choose from with this company.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Palm Springs?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Palm Springs have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Palm Springs with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Palm Springs without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.