There are 5 ways to get from Arlington to Tempe by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Phoenix (PHX) DFW - PHX

$110 - $501

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Fly from Dallas  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Phoenix (PHX) DAL - PHX

$168 - $606

Bus  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Phoenix, Az 1409 / ...

$117 - $276

Train, bus  •  35 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Tucson Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the bus from Tucson to Tempe FlixBus

$176 - $500

Drive  •  16 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Tempe 1049.6 miles

$100 - $150

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The distance between Arlington and Tempe is 863 miles. The road distance is 1049.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Tempe without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Arlington to Tempe, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Tempe is to fly which takes 3 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 28 min.

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Tempe is 1 h behind Arlington. It is currently 10:02 PM in Arlington and 8:02 PM in Tempe.

Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Tempe is 1050 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 59 min to drive from Arlington to Tempe.

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Spirit Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Phoenix Airport.

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There are 898+ hotels available in Tempe. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Tempe.
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  • Distance: 862.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Tempe, AZ, USA?

American Airlines, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines fly from Arlington to Tempe hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Arlington to Tempe every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $95 - $250 and the journey takes 20 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Dallas to Phoenix via Austin
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Dallas to Phoenix via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Phoenix via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Phoenix via Tucson
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
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 Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Tucson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
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
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$190 - $250
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tucson to Tempe
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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