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How much are train tickets from El Paso to Phoenix?

Lowest Price$97.00
Fastest Train9h 28m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines1
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El Paso-Phoenix Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from El Paso to Phoenix 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

Can you take a train all the way from El Paso to Phoenix?

While the train is the main method of transportation from El Paso to Phoenix, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How do you find cheap train tickets from El Paso to Phoenix?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $100.50 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from El Paso to Phoenix. By booking your trip 13 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $14.78 compared to a same-day fare.

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

The distance between El Paso and Phoenix is approximately 345 miles, or 556 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 43 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 28 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 El Paso to Phoenix are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Friday 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 El Paso at 1:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 1:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from El Paso to Phoenix?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Phoenix to El Paso. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from El Paso to Phoenix for $24.00.

What train services are there from El Paso to Phoenix?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects El Paso to Phoenix. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak49h 43m$102.47

Where is the train station in El Paso?

There is one train station in El Paso:

  • 700 W San Francisco Ave

Where is the train station in Phoenix?

Phoenix receives travelers from El Paso at its two active train stations:

  • 2717 W Bell Rd
  • Sky Harbor Apt, Terminal 4 Arrivals, Door 3

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