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Phoenix to Denver bus - cost & duration
|Shortest duration||18h 15m|
|Trips per day||4|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Phoenix to Denver during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus 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, bus 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 bus 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 bus.
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 much is a bus ticket from Phoenix to Denver?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $142.00 was the low point for bus fares from Phoenix to Denver. Buses from Denver to Phoenix are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $142.00 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 21 hours and 2 minutes to cover the 586 miles (942 kilometers) from Phoenix, AZ to Denver, CO. However, the fastest bus only takes 18 hours and 15 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Denver. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Phoenix?
The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Phoenix to Denver, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Phoenix to Denver every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which bus you take, you will have to transfer buses at least once during your journey.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Phoenix to Denver; ticket prices start at $168.00.
What bus companies travel from Phoenix to Denver?
There is one bus company that operates from Phoenix to Denver. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
Book Greyhound from Phoenix to Denver from $79. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Phoenix to Denver and you can expect on average to pay $118 for a Greyhound ticket to Denver. In Phoenix, Greyhound departs to Denver from Bus Terminal - 2115 E Buckeye Rd and one other station. In Denver, Greyhound arrives at Union Station - 1700 Wewatta St (Buses) and one other station. An average trip on Greyhound from Phoenix to Denver takes 21 hours and 3 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Denver in 18 hours and 15 minutes, On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $101 for a weekend trip to Denver.
Where does the bus leave from in Phoenix?
Phoenix, Arizona has two bus stations with service to Denver, Colorado:
- Bus Terminal - 2115 E Buckeye Rd
- Glendale Bus Station
Where does the bus arrive in Denver?
All buses from Phoenix arrive at one main station in Denver, Colorado:
- Union Station - 1700 Wewatta St (Buses)