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There are 2 daily trains from Tucson to Yuma. Traveling by train from Tucson to Yuma usually takes around 4 hours and 14 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||218 mi (351 km)|
|Fastest train||4h 14m|
|Trains per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Sunset Limited|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Tucson to Yuma during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Tucson to Yuma?
The distance between Tucson and Yuma is approximately 218 miles, or 351 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 14 minutes,
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Tucson to Yuma are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Tucson at 7:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Tucson to Yuma?
Trains leave the station in Tucson twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Yuma with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.
Where is the train station in Tucson?
There is one train station in Tucson.
Train stations in Tucson:
400 N Toole Ave
Where is the train station in Yuma?
Yuma has one train station.
Train stations in Yuma:
281 Gila St
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