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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Yuma to Tucson. Traveling by train from Yuma to Tucson usually takes around 4 hours and 41 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance218 mi (351 km)
Fastest train4h 41m
Lowest price€25.47
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Sunset Limited
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Yuma, AZ to Tucson, AZ

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)




7 October 2019 - Business

Amtrak Sunset Limited

Pros: LOVED my train ride to Tucson !!! My dad worked for the Southern Pacific Railroad for 47 years .... I grew up in the trains .... but TODAYS trains FAR exceed the comfort and enjoyment of days gone by!!!! Travel by rail ..... BEAUTIFUL !!! Cons: Be on time !! Ti...

Pros: LOVED my train ride to Tucson !!! My dad worked for the Southern Pacific Railroad for 47 years .... I grew up in the trains .... but TODAYS trains FAR exceed the comfort and enjoyment of days gone by!!!! Travel by rail ..... BEAUTIFUL !!! Cons: Be on time !! Tips: enjoy the viewing cars !!


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Which train should you take from Yuma to Tucson?

2 train services operate from Yuma, Arizona to Tucson, Arizona. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Sunset Limited14h 41m€37.53
Amtrak Texas Eagle14h 41m€34.30

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Yuma to Tucson 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 Yuma to Tucson?

The distance between Yuma and Tucson is approximately 218 miles, or 351 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 41 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 Yuma to Tucson are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Sunday 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 Yuma at 02:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 02:00. 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 Yuma to Tucson?

Trains leave the station in Yuma twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Tucson with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Tucson to Yuma. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Yuma to Tucson for €21.22.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Yuma?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Yuma.

Where is the train station in Tucson?

Arrival stations

Tucson has one train station.

Need a return trip from Tucson to Yuma?

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