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Cheap train tickets from Detroit to Phoenix


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How much are train tickets from Detroit to Phoenix?

Lowest Price£159.78
Fastest Train45h 32m
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Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Detroit to Phoenix?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Detroit to Phoenix is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Detroit to Phoenix was £169.91. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £55.45 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Detroit to Phoenix?

The distance between Detroit and Phoenix is approximately 1688.40 miles, or 2716.53 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 45 hours and 38 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 45 hours and 32 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Detroit to Phoenix?

On Friday trains from Detroit to Phoenix are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Detroit to Phoenix?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Detroit to Phoenix route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Detroit to Phoenix, usually offering 1.017 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Detroit to Phoenix, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Detroit to Phoenix, which start at £74.18.

One train company connects Detroit to Phoenix


Amtrak train tickets from Detroit to Phoenix start from £159.78, and on average cost £199.63. Daily there are 1.016667 Amtrak schedules to Phoenix. Amtrak in Detroit leaves from 11 W Baltimore Ave, And in Phoenix trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 2115 E Buckeye Rd,

From Detroit to Phoenix train travel on Amtrak takes 45 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to Phoenix faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 45 hours and 32 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 1.0625 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £224.20 for a one-way train ticket to Phoenix.

Avg. Time
1d 21h 38m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Detroit on their way to Phoenix:
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave
There is one train station where trains from Detroit arrive in Phoenix:
  • Bus Terminal - 2115 E Buckeye Rd

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