The distance between Houston to Phoenix is 1014.76 miles or 1632.68 km. A train trip from Houston to Phoenix typically takes 29 hours and 34 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 29 hours and 20 minutes to get from Houston to Phoenix.
Going from Houston to Phoenix by train takes over 29 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 Sunday trains from Houston 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 Tuesday 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 Houston to Phoenix route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houston to Phoenix, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houston 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 Houston to Phoenix, which start at $82.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Houston to Phoenix start from $151.00, and on average cost $180.94. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Phoenix. Amtrak in Houston leaves from 902 Washington Ave, And in Phoenix trains arrive at City-to-City Transport Desk - 3400 E Sky Harbor Blvd and one other train station.
From Houston to Phoenix train travel on Amtrak takes 29 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Phoenix faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 29 hours and 20 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $179.57 for a one-way train ticket to Phoenix.