• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 10 ways to get from Arizona to Kentucky by plane, shuttle, night bus, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Phoenix to Louisville  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Louisville (SDF) PHX - SDF

$183 - $755

Cheapest option

Fly Phoenix to Covington  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Covington (CVG) PHX - CVG

$114 - $414

8 alternative options

Fly Phoenix to Owensboro  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Owensboro (OWB) PHX - OWB

$177 - $671

Bus to Las Vegas, fly to Louisville  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Laughlin, NV to Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV
  2. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Louisville (SDF) LAS - SDF

$440 - $765

Fly Phoenix to Nashville, night bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Nashville (BNA) PHX - BNA
  2. Take the night bus from Nashville, Tn to Bowling Green, Ky

$193 - $493

Bus  •  45 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn
  3. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky

$198 - $491

Amtrak Thruway, train, bus  •  45 h 56 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Louisville, KY

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Champaign, Il
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Champaign-Urbana to Indianapolis
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY

$213 - $476

Bus, train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix to Tucson
  2. Take the train from Tucson Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY

$382 - $1,058

Drive  •  27 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Louisville 1773.2 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arizona to Kentucky is to fly which costs $110 - $420 and takes 6 h 9 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Arizona to Kentucky is to fly which costs $110 - $420 and takes 6 h 9 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Arizona to Kentucky. However, there are services departing from Phoenix, Az and arriving at Louisville, Ky via St Louis, Mo and Nashville, Tn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 14 min.

More details

The distance between Arizona and Kentucky is 1507 miles. The road distance is 1773.2 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Arizona to Kentucky without a car is to bus which takes 45 h 14 min and costs $190 - $500.

More details

It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Arizona to Kentucky, including transfers.

More details

Arizona to Kentucky bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Phoenix, Az station.

More details

The best way to get from Arizona to Kentucky is to fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs $180 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $190 - $500 and takes 45 h 14 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Louisville Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 20 min.

Search flights

Arizona to Kentucky bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Louisville, Ky station.

More details

Map of how to get from Arizona to Kentucky.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1507.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Arizona, USA and Kentucky, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Phoenix to Louisville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Louisville via St Louis, Mo and Nashville, Tn in around 45 h 14 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Louisville
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Louisville via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Louisville via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Louisville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Louisville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Dallas, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Las Vegas, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Kansas City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Phoenix to Covington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Phoenix to Nashville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Louisville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Phoenix to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Denver, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Dallas, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Las Vegas, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Owensboro via Kansas City, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Phoenix to Covington
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Louisville
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
32 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,100
Train from Tucson Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 3 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Aloha Airport Express
Website
azaloha.com
Shuttle from Laughlin, NV to Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
azaloha.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Nashville, Tn to Bowling Green, Ky
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Phoenix, Az to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
33 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $230
Flexible
$270 - $360
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
39 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$150 - $260
Flexible
$300 - $400
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Champaign-Urbana to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Burlington Trailways
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix to Tucson
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Kentucky is 2 h ahead of Arizona. It is currently 6:39 AM in Arizona and 8:39 AM in Kentucky.

Yes, the driving distance between Arizona to Kentucky is 1773 miles. It takes approximately 27 h 28 min to drive from Arizona to Kentucky.

Get driving directions

American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to Louisville Airport.

Search flights

Book your Arizona to Kentucky bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

Search and book

There are five+ hotels available in Kentucky. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details