Tucson to Mesa bus
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There are 4 intercity buses per day from Tucson to Mesa. Traveling by bus from Tucson to Mesa usually takes around 3 hours and 35 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound bus can make the trip in 2 hours,
|Distance||98 mi (157 km)|
|Shortest duration||2h 0m|
|Trips per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Greyhound|
What bus companies travel from Tucson to Mesa?
There are two bus lines that have daily service from Tucson to Mesa that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 3 scheduled trips per day.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|FlixBus US||3||3h 36m||$34.06|
FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 3 trips per day from Tucson to Mesa, and the average ticket for this route costs only .
Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 3 bus trips from Tucson to Mesa every day, with the average journey taking around 3 hours and 35 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Mesa usually start from $21.
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The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 98 miles from Tucson to Mesa. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Mesa, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
The first bus leaves at 12:00pm and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Tucson to Mesa, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
A bright and sunny city with more than 350 days of sunshine and temperatures that rarely dip below 60, Tucson is undoubtedly one of Arizona's best vacation destinations. Those who don’t shy away from some outdoor activities should go on a hiking trip in the Saguaro National Park, where visitors can enjoy uninterrupted views of southwestern landscapes. Of the park's two areas, the Tucson Mountain District is the more popular one, owing to its amazing sunset views. Architecture fans could also consider visiting Mission San Xavier del Bac, a perfect example of 18th-century architecture. If you wish to learn more about the region and its unique flora and fauna, head over to the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, which features 230 animal species and 1,200 local plant species.
It should come as no surprise that the most famous dishes in Tucson are Mexican foods, which boast spicy, sweet and smoky flavors. One of the best spots to enjoy these delicacies is at El Charro Café, which has been around since 1922. For a more eclectic menu, Feast is a good option.
The principal Amtrak train station in Tucson is on Toole Ave. The city is served by Amtrak’s Texas Eagle and Sunset Limited lines. The main bus station is the bus terminal located at 801 E 12th St, not too far from the train station. The city’s commercial air services are fulfilled by Tucson International Airport, which is 6 miles south of the city’s center.
Where does the bus leave from in Tucson?
Main departure station: Bus Terminal - 801 E 12th St
The Bus Terminal at 801 E 12th St is one of Tucson’s central transportation hubs. This modern station’s lighted sign announces its Greyhound service, and intercity bus routes from Jefferson Lines also serve this station. Possible destinations from Tucson’s bus terminal include Phoenix, El Paso, San Diego, and the city of sin itself, Las Vegas. This station is close to Iron Horse Park and only a mile away from the Amtrak station for passengers to continue their travels via train.
All bus stations in Tucson:
Bus Terminal - 801 E 12th St
Where does the bus arrive in Mesa?
Main arrival station: Bus Station
All buses from Tucson arrive at one main station in Mesa.
All bus stations in Mesa:
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