The distance between Denver to Phoenix is 585.88 miles or 942.64 km. A train trip from Denver to Phoenix typically takes 24 hours and 9 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 20 hours and 35 minutes to get from Denver to Phoenix.
Going from Denver to Phoenix by train takes over 24 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 Denver 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Phoenix. One train carrier operates regular service on the Denver to Phoenix route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Denver to Phoenix, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Denver 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 Denver to Phoenix, which start at $53.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Denver to Phoenix start from $145.00, and on average cost $164.05. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Phoenix. Amtrak in Denver leaves from Bus Terminal - 1055 19th St and one other station. And in Phoenix trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 2115 E Buckeye Rd and 2 other train stations.
From Denver to Phoenix train travel on Amtrak takes 24 hours and 10 minutes. If you are looking to get to Phoenix faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 20 hours and 35 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $164.35 for a one-way train ticket to Phoenix.