The distance between Phoenix to Tucson is 107.86 miles or 173.54 km. A train trip from Phoenix to Tucson typically takes 3 hours and 50 minutes. If you are looking to get to Tucson faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 43 minutes to get from Phoenix to Tucson.
A train getaway to Tucson clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Tucson before you have to hop on the train back to Phoenix. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Tucson. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.
On Friday trains from Phoenix to Tucson 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Tucson. One train carrier operates regular service on the Phoenix to Tucson route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Phoenix to Tucson, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Phoenix to Tucson, 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 Bus tickets from Phoenix to Tucson, which start at $10.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Phoenix to Tucson start from $56.00, and on average cost $60.71. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Tucson. Amtrak in Phoenix leaves from City-to-City Transport Desk - 3400 E Sky Harbor Blvd and one other station. And in Tucson trains arrive at 400 N Toole Ave,
From Phoenix to Tucson train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Tucson faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 43 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $63.33 for a one-way train ticket to Tucson.