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How much are train tickets from Tucson to El Paso?

Lowest Price$48.00
Fastest Train5h 55m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Tucson-El Paso Train Schedule

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Price trends for trains from Tucson to El Paso

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Tucson to El Paso right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Tucson to El Paso?

In the last month, $48.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Tucson, AZ to El Paso, TX. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $12.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Tucson to El Paso?

The distance between Tucson and El Paso is approximately 262 miles, or 422 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 55 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 Tucson to El Paso are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Tuesday 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 Tucson at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00am. 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 Tucson to El Paso?

Trains leave the station in Tucson twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to El Paso 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 El Paso to Tucson. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Tucson to El Paso for $60.00.

Which train should you take from Tucson to El Paso?

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

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Sunset Limited15h 55m$49.19
Amtrak Texas Eagle15h 55m$49.19

Where is the train station in Tucson?

There is one train station in Tucson:

  • 400 N Toole Ave

Where is the train station in El Paso?

El Paso has one train station:

  • 700 W San Francisco Ave

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