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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Phoenix 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.
Can you take a train all the way from Phoenix to Tucson?
What is the price of a train ticket from Phoenix to Tucson?
In the last month, $63.50 was the average price of a train ticket from Phoenix, AZ to Tucson, AZ. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.
How long is the train journey from Phoenix to Tucson?
The distance between Phoenix and Tucson is approximately 108 miles, or 173 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 58 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 43 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 Phoenix 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 Phoenix at 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 4:00am. 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 Phoenix to Tucson?
Trains leave the station in Phoenix twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
Which train should you take from Phoenix to Tucson?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Phoenix, Arizona to Tucson, Arizona. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
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Amtrak train tickets from Phoenix to Tucson start from $60, and on average cost $64. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Tucson. Amtrak in Phoenix leaves from Sky Harbor Apt, Terminal 4 Arrivals, Door 3 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 59 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 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $64 for a one-way train ticket to Tucson.
Where is the train station in Phoenix?
There are two stations in Phoenix where you can board the train to Tucson:
- 2717 W Bell Rd
- Sky Harbor Apt, Terminal 4 Arrivals, Door 3
Where is the train station in Tucson?
Tucson has one train station:
- 400 N Toole Ave
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