Air Transportation

We can't wait to welcome you to Palm Springs!  We know that many of you will arrive by air, and are pleased to inform you that Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) has been named one of the Top 10 Most Stress Free Airports in the U.S. by SmarterTravel.

We're even more excited to share with you discount offers from two airlines that fly into Palm Springs and surrounding airports.

Alaska Airlines has extended travelers to IGLA 2022 Palm Springs an exclusive 7% discount.  With nonstop service to Seattle, San Francisco, Portland, San Jose, Austin, Boise, and Everett, WA, and connections to scores of cities beyond that, we hope that many of you will be able to take advantage of this benefit. Alaska Airlines has been a terrific supporter of the LGBTQ+ community here in Palm Springs, and we are grateful for their support of IGLA 2022.  Details on how to use and access this discount are as follows:

  • You may depart from any Alaska Airlines/Horizon Air city in the Lower 48 US States or Canada
  • You may travel to Palm Springs (PSP), Ontario (ONT), Los Angeles (LAX), Orange County (SNA), or San Diego (SAN)
  • Travel can begin as early as April 4 and must be completed by April 13, 2022
  • Blackout dates are April 8-10, 2022
  • Send an email to IGLA 2022 Travel to receive the discount code, which can be used to purchase your ticket on

American Airlines is offering IGLA attendees an exclusive 5% discount. This global carrier offers several daily flights from Phoenix, Dallas/Fort Worth, and Chicago O’Hare, enabling travelers on American to access hundreds of downstream destinations on AA’s extensive route network. American Airlines has been a long-time LGBTQ+ supporter, and IGLA 2022 is proud to partner with them. Details on how to access this discount are as follows:

  • You may travel to Palm Springs (PSP), Ontario (ONT), Los Angeles (LAX), Burbank (BUR), or Orange County (SNA)
  • Travel can begin as early as April 3 and must be completed by April 13, 2022
  • The discount is available for all published fares excluding Basic Economy and non-discountable fares
  • Send an email to IGLA 2022 Travel to receive the discount code, which can be used to purchase your ticket on

For those of you who are unable to take advantage of these discounts, PSP is also served by United, Delta, Southwest, and many domestic low-cost carriers, as well as from Canada by Air Canada, WestJet, Flair, and Swoop A complete list of airlines and their nonstop destinations can be found here.

If it is more convenient to fly into another Southern California destination, you have four major airport choices, all within an approximate two-hour drive or less from Greater Palm Springs. Ontario International Airport is a favorite choice, just over a one-hour drive away. The full-service airport offers nonstop commercial jet service from 18 major airports in the U.S., Mexico and Taiwan, and connecting service from many domestic and international destinations, averaging 64 daily departures offered by 8 air carriers.  To avoid a connection, some of you may also want to consider flying into LAX or SAN.

Ground Transportation

Happy Palm Springs and more, we are thrilled to announce that AVIS Rent A Car is offering a discount to IGLA participants. With a rental car, you’ll be able to navigate to the pool and back on your own schedule.

Our Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) is X078368. When calling Avis at +1 800-331-1600 to make reservations, attendees should provide their reservation agent with this code.

The AWD will be valid from seven days prior to IGLA’s start date until seven days after the event.

That’s right - This discount is valid from March 30 through April 17! This allows for quite a bit of extra time for you to explore the Southern California deserts, cities, mountains, or beaches.

You can also book online using this link

When this customized link is used, the AWD code affiliated with IGLA 2022 will automatically be placed in the reservation detail. All available vehicles and their rates will display.

This offer is generously being extended to athletes, spectators, or referees. Rentals may occur in Palm Springs, Los Angeles, or any location you prefer. An advance reservation is recommended.

Distance References

ONT: Ontario International Airport (1 hour 15 minute drive)
SNA: John Wayne Airport – Orange County (1 hour 30 minute drive)
LAX: Los Angeles International Airport (2 hour drive)
SAN: San Diego International Airport (2 hour 15 minute drive)

*Rush period driving and road conditions may significantly increase estimated travel times.

Questions? Contact us.