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There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Saguaro National Park by plane, bus or train

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

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tucson (TUS)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Tucson

2 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station

Bus via Tucson

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Tucson

Los Angeles (LAX) to Tucson (TUS) flights

The flight time between Los Angeles (LAX) and Tucson (TUS) is around 1h 26m and covers a distance of around 453 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 20m. Services are operated by Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta. Typically 46 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Flight route information

Average flight journey time:
1h 26m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h 20m
Flight distance:
453 miles
Flights per week:
46
Cheapest price:
$103
Carbon emissions:
240 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
09:47
Last flight departs at:
21:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Los Angeles (LAX) to Tucson (TUS) flight schedules

Los Angeles Airport (LAX) → Saguaro National Park
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saguaro National Park is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Saguaro National Park is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Saguaro National Park is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Saguaro National Park is to bus which costs $55 - $95 and takes 11h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Saguaro National Park is to fly which costs $95 - $180 and takes 1h 58m.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Saguaro National Park is 470 miles.

The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Saguaro National Park without a car is to bus which takes 11h 18m and costs $55 - $95.

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Saguaro National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Saguaro National Park is to fly which takes 1h 58m and costs $95 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $95 and takes 11h 18m, you could also train, which costs $65 - $95 and takes 11h 43m.

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

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

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There are nine+ hotels available in Saguaro National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Saguaro National Park.
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  • Distance: 470.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Saguaro National Park, AZ, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Saguaro National Park every 4 hours. Alternatively, EPLA Limo Express operates a bus from Los Angeles to Tucson twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 8h 50m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $290
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 Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Seat
$120 - $170
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$50 - $80
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Tucson
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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