There are 6 ways to get from Denver to Tucson by plane, bus, train, night bus 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 to Tucson  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Tucson (TUS) DEN - TUS

$150 - $711

Cheapest option

Fly to Phoenix  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Phoenix (PHX) DEN - PHX

$78 - $244

4 alternative options

Bus  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Las Cruces, Nm 9251
  2. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Tucson Ciudad Juárez-Tijuana Airport

$110 - $235

Bus, train  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver to El Paso, TX
  2. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$116 - $227

Night bus, train  •  21 h 47 min

  1. Take the night bus from Denver, Co to El Paso, Tx 9263
  2. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$121 - $314

Drive  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Tucson 898.2 miles

$85 - $130

What companies run services between Denver, CO, USA and Tucson, AZ, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Denver to Tucson every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Denver to Tucson via Las Cruces, Nm in around 18 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Denver to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Denver to Tucson via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Denver to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Tucson
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Denver to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Denver to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Denver to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Denver to Tucson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Denver to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Train operators
Amtrak
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Night bus from Denver, Co to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Tucson
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Denver to El Paso, TX
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eplalimo.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Denver and Tucson is 992 km. The road distance is 1437 km.

The cheapest way to get from Denver to Tucson is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Denver to Tucson is to fly which takes 4 h 44 min and costs $150 - $750.

No, there is no direct bus from Denver to Tucson. However, there are services departing from Denver, Co and arriving at Tucson via Las Cruces, Nm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Denver to Tucson, including transfers.