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There are 11 ways to get from Fullerton to Tucson by train, plane, shuttle, 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.

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Train to Los Angeles, fly to Tucson  •  5h 39m

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

$103 - $349

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  11h 17m

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

$22 - $61

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Train to San Diego, fly to Tucson  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Fullerton Amtrak Station 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  •  6h 25m

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

$132 - $311

Fly Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix, shuttle  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Phoenix (PHX) ONT - PHX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Tucson

$130 - $269

Fly Long Beach to Phoenix, shuttle  •  6h 50m

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

$140 - $307

Fly Los Angeles to Phoenix, shuttle  •  6h 56m

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

$146 - $332

Fly Burbank to Phoenix, shuttle  •  7h 16m

  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  •  11h 7m

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

$96 - $247

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  12h 53m

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

$70 - $117

Drive  •  7h 28m

  1. Drive from Fullerton to Tucson 475 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Fullerton to Tucson is to bus which costs $21 - $65 and takes 11h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Fullerton to Tucson is to train and fly which costs $100 - $350 and takes 5h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fullerton to Tucson. However, there are services departing from Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 6 and arriving at Broadway/Country Club via Westminster-Fairview, Santa Ana and Broadway/Euclid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Fullerton station to Tucson station. However, there are services departing from Fullerton Amtrak Station and arriving at Tucson Amtrak Station via Los Angeles Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 7m.

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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 11h 7m and costs $95 - $250.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from Fullerton to Tucson, including transfers.

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Fullerton to Tucson bus services, operated by Greyhound Mexico, depart from Santa Ana station.

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

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The best way to get from Fullerton to Tucson is to train which takes 11h 7m and costs $95 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $65 and takes 11h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Fullerton to Tucson.
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  • Distance: 423.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 39m

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 9h 28m. Alternatively, Flixbus USA operates a bus from Fullerton to Tucson twice a week. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 10h 10m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from San Diego to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from San Diego to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Long Beach to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Burbank to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $380
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fullerton Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
39m
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 Amtrak Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
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 to Tucson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
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
10h 10m
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
10h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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More Questions & Answers

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

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Fullerton to Tucson bus services, operated by Greyhound Mexico, arrive at Tucson station.

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Tucson is 1h ahead of Fullerton. It is currently 9:05 AM in Fullerton and 10:05 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 7h 28m to drive from Fullerton to Tucson.

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American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Tucson Airport.

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There are 211+ hotels available in Tucson. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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