The distance between Fresno to Phoenix is 491.31 miles or 790.49 km. A train trip from Fresno to Phoenix typically takes 20 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Phoenix faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 16 hours and 56 minutes to get from Fresno to Phoenix.
Going from Fresno to Phoenix by train takes over 20 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Thursday trains from Fresno to Phoenix 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Phoenix. One train carrier operates regular service on the Fresno to Phoenix route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Fresno to Phoenix, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Fresno to Phoenix, 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 Fresno to Phoenix, which start at $60.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Fresno to Phoenix start from $105.00, and on average cost $137.41. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Phoenix. Amtrak in Fresno leaves from Santa Fe Station - 2650 Tulare St, And in Phoenix trains arrive at 2717 W Bell Rd and one other train station.
From Fresno to Phoenix train travel on Amtrak takes 20 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Phoenix faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 16 hours and 56 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $139.91 for a one-way train ticket to Phoenix.