Transportation • Ride Service • Military • Free Transportation
SOS volunteers provide active-duty service-members, their families and sweethearts with no-cost transportation between the MCAGCC (Marine Air Ground Combat Center) and the Palm Springs International Airport USO, Greyhound station, AMTRAK station, and Ontario International Airport USO. Call 760-799-5488 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
- For active-duty military personnel, their families, and significant others.
- This service is free
How to Apply
Go online to schedule your ride. You will need to provide basic personal information, contact information, and travel information. All rides must be scheduled at least 36 hours in advance.
Pickup times from 29 Palms MCAGCC are as follows:
- To Palm Springs: Monday through Friday at 9:30am, 12:30pm, 4:30pm, and 9:30pm; Saturday and Sunday at 1:30pm, 4:30pm, and 9:30pm.
- To Ontario Airport: Monday through Friday at 12:30pm and 4:30pm; Sunday at 1:30pm.
Pickup times going to 29 Palms MCAGCC are as follows:
- From Palm Springs: Monday through Friday at 8:00am, 11:00am, 3:00pm, and 8:00pm. Saturday and Sunday at 12:00pm, 3:00pm, and 8:00pm.
- From Ontario Airport: Sunday through Friday at 6:00pm.
It can take as long as 90 minutes to reach Palm Springs from MCAGCC and a minimum of 3 1/2 hours to reach Ontario. Please plan your flights accordingly. Due to limited resources, day trips to Palm Springs are not available.