There are 11 ways to get from Fullerton to Tucson by train, plane, shuttle, bus or car

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Train to Los Angeles, fly to Tucson  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tucson (TUS) LAX - TUS

$109 - $357

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Anaheim to University of Arizona FlixBus

$22 - $61

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Train to San Diego, fly to Tucson  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Tucson (TUS) SAN - TUS

$164 - $380

Fly Santa Ana to Phoenix, shuttle  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Phoenix (PHX) SNA - PHX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Tucson

$133 - $286

Fly Long Beach to Phoenix, shuttle  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Phoenix (PHX) LGB - PHX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Tucson

$141 - $306

Fly Los Angeles to Phoenix, shuttle  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Phoenix (PHX) LAX - PHX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Tucson

$152 - $340

Fly Burbank to Phoenix, shuttle  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Phoenix (PHX) BUR - PHX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Tucson

$151 - $349

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Phoenix, shuttle  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Phoenix (PHX) ONT - PHX
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Tucson

$170 - $339

Train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$96 - $247

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Tucson Tijuana-Reynosa / ...

$71 - $135

Drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Fullerton to Tucson 475 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Fullerton to Tucson. However, there are services departing from Fullerton Transportation Center and arriving at Tucson Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 3 min.

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The distance between Fullerton and Tucson is 423 miles. The road distance is 475 miles.

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The best way to get from Fullerton to Tucson without a car is to train which takes 11 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Fullerton to Tucson, including transfers.

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Fullerton to Tucson train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Fullerton to Tucson is to train which takes 11 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Tucson Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Tucson is 1 h ahead of Fullerton. It is currently 3:05 AM in Fullerton and 3:05 AM in Tucson.

Fullerton to Tucson train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Tucson Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fullerton to Tucson is 475 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to drive from Fullerton to Tucson.

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  • Distance: 423.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Fullerton, CA, USA and Tucson, AZ, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Fullerton to Tucson 6 times a week. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 9 h 28 min. Alternatively, Flixbus USA operates a bus from Fullerton to Tucson twice a week. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from San Diego to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Long Beach to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from San Diego to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Long Beach to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $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 Fullerton Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Anaheim to University of Arizona
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Tucson
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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