There are 6 ways to get from Memphis to El Paso by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to El Paso (ELP) MEM - ELP

$224 - $1,004

Cheapest option

Bus via American Way Transit Center  •  22 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis to Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to El Paso, Tx 1403

$105 - $225

4 alternative options

Bus  •  20 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Dallas, Tx 1537
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to El Paso, Tx 1403

$108 - $276

Bus, train  •  35 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Dallas, Tx 1537
  2. Take the train from Dallas Union Station to El Paso Union Depot Texas Eagle

$171 - $479

Train  •  39 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Memphis Central Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal City Of New Orleans
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to El Paso Union Depot Sunset Limited

$215 - $622

Drive  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Memphis to El Paso 1093.6 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Memphis to El Paso is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 17 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Memphis to El Paso is to fly which costs $220 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Memphis to El Paso. However, there are services departing from Memphis, Tn and arriving at El Paso, Tx via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Memphis station to El Paso. However, there are services departing from Memphis Central Station and arriving at El Paso Union Depot via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 29 min.

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The distance between Memphis and El Paso is 981 miles. The road distance is 1093.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Memphis to El Paso without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 25 min and costs $100 - $280.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Memphis to El Paso, including transfers.

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Memphis to El Paso bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Memphis, Tn station.

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Memphis to El Paso train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Memphis Central Station.

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The best way to get from Memphis to El Paso is to fly which takes 6 h 58 min and costs $220 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $280 and takes 20 h 25 min, you could also train, which costs $210 - $650 and takes 39 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Memphis to El Paso.
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  • Distance: 980.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

What companies run services between Memphis, TN, USA and El Paso, TX, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Memphis to El Paso hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Memphis to El Paso via Dallas, Tx in around 20 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Memphis to El Paso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
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 Dallas Union Station to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
26 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Memphis Central Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
29 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $450
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Dallas, Tx to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160

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