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Duration 25h 50m
Distance 1067.2 miles
Average price $130
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The train between Houston and Tucson takes 25h 50m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Houston to Tucson. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Houston Amtrak Station
  2. Tucson
25h 50m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$110 - $160

Houston to Tucson train times

Trains run three times a week between Houston and Tucson. The service departs Houston at 18:55 in the evening, which arrives into Tucson at 18:45. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 25h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Houston Amtrak Station station and arriving at Tucson Amtrak Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 25h 50m.

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The distance between Houston and Tucson is 942 miles. The road distance is 1067.2 miles.

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Houston to Tucson train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Houston Amtrak Station.

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Houston to Tucson train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Tucson Amtrak Station.

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Tucson is 2h behind Houston. It is currently 5:53 AM in Houston and 3:53 AM in Tucson.

There are 675+ hotels available in Tucson. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Houston and Tucson?

Amtrak operates a train from Houston Amtrak Station to Tucson Amtrak Station 3 times a week. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 25h 50m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Train from Houston Amtrak Station to Tucson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
$350 - $480
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Seat
$240 - $340

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