There are 10 ways to get from Arizona to Zacatecas by plane, 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.

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Fly Phoenix to Zacatecas  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Zacatecas (ZCL) PHX - ZCL

$242 - $815

Cheapest option

Bus via Ciudad Juárez  •  24 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to El Paso
  2. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
  3. Take the bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas

$111 - $216

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Fly Phoenix to Aguascalientes, bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Aguascalientes (AGU) PHX - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$242 - $1,336

Fly Tucson to Aguascalientes, bus  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Aguascalientes (AGU) TUS - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$212 - $688

Fly Phoenix to Guadalajara, bus  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Guadalajara (GDL) PHX - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
  3. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$147 - $351

Bus, train  •  26 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Tempe to Tucson
  2. Take the train from Tucson Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
  3. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
  4. Take the bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas

$116 - $261

Bus TAP Royal International  •  32 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix East to Culiacán
  2. Take the bus from Culiacán to Durango
  3. Take the bus from Durango to Zacatecas

$151 - $226

Bus TAP Royal International #2  •  32 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix East to Mazatlán
  2. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Durango
  3. Take the bus from Durango to Zacatecas

$149 - $205

Bus TAP Royal International #3  •  36 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix East to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas Guadalajara

$213 - $228

Drive  •  20 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Zacatecas 1088.4 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Arizona to Zacatecas is to bus which costs $110 - $220 and takes 24 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arizona to Zacatecas is to fly which costs $240 - $850 and takes 8 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arizona to Zacatecas. However, there are services departing from Phoenix, AZ and arriving at Zacatecas via El Paso, TX, Ciudad Juárez and Chihuahua. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 36 min.

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The distance between Arizona and Zacatecas is 982 miles. The road distance is 1088.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Arizona to Zacatecas without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 36 min and costs $110 - $220.

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It takes approximately 8 h 54 min to get from Arizona to Zacatecas, including transfers.

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Arizona to Zacatecas bus services, operated by EPLA Limo Express, depart from Phoenix, AZ station.

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The best way to get from Arizona to Zacatecas is to fly which takes 8 h 54 min and costs $240 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $220 and takes 24 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Phoenix Airport to Zacatecas Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 49 min and has one stopover.

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Arizona to Zacatecas bus services, operated by Omnibus de Mexico, arrive at Zacatecas station.

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Map of how to get from Arizona to Zacatecas.
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  • Distance: 982.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 54 min

What companies run services between Arizona, USA and Zacatecas, Mexico?

American Airlines, Aeroméxico and two other airlines fly from Phoenix to Zacatecas twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Zacatecas via El Paso, El Paso, TX, Ciudad Juárez, and Chihuahua in around 24 h 36 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Zacatecas via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Phoenix to Aguascalientes via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Aguascalientes via El Paso, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Aguascalientes via Tucson, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Aguascalientes via Denver, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Aguascalientes via Albuquerque, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Aguascalientes via Montrose, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Tucson to Aguascalientes via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Tucson to Aguascalientes via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Phoenix to Zacatecas via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Phoenix to Zacatecas via San Jose
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Tucson to Aguascalientes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Phoenix to Guadalajara via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Aguascalientes via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Tucson to Aguascalientes via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Tucson to Aguascalientes via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Phoenix to Guadalajara via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Phoenix to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tucson Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $16
Regular Price
$14
Internet Discount
$12
Bus from Culiacán to Durango
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$30 - $50
Full Fare
$35 - $55
Regular Price
$79
Internet Discount
$67
Bus from Durango to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$24 - $35
Full Fare
$24 - $35
Regular Price
$38
Internet Discount
$33
Bus from Mazatlán to Durango
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$23 - $35
Full Fare
$23 - $35
Bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$26 - $40
Full Fare
$27 - $40
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$15 - $21
Ejecutivo
$14 - $16
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Regular Price
$19
Internet Discount
$17
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$11 - $18
Primera Select
$16 - $21
Bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$18 - $28
Primera Select
$29 - $40
Bus from Mazatlán to Durango
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$14 - $21
Primera Select
$20 - $27
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to El Paso
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Durango to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Regular Price
$27
Internet Discount
$24
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tempe to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Phoenix East to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Phoenix East to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$117
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Phoenix East to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
28 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$185
Schedules at
taproyal.com

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