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There are 10 ways to get from New York to Arizona by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Newark to Phoenix  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Phoenix (PHX) EWR - PHX

$140 - $376

Cheapest option

Fly New York La Guardia to Phoenix  •  8h 49m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Phoenix (PHX) LGA - PHX

$137 - $402

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Fly New York JFK to Phoenix  •  7h 11m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Phoenix (PHX) JFK - PHX

$164 - $352

Fly Newark to Tucson  •  10h 1m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Tucson (TUS) EWR - TUS

$161 - $279

Fly New York La Guardia to Tucson  •  9h 55m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Tucson (TUS) LGA - TUS

$168 - $285

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Phoenix  •  8h 27m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Phoenix (PHX) PHL - PHX

$147 - $400

Train, bus  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg to Phoenix

$278 - $435

Train, Amtrak Thruway via New Orleans  •  3 days 1h

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Maricopa
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Maricopa Amtrak to Tempe, AZ

$288 - $416

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Maricopa
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Maricopa Amtrak to Tempe, AZ

$314 - $449

Drive  •  39h 16m

  1. Drive from New York to Phoenix 2466.1 miles

$240 - $350

New York to Arizona by train and bus

The journey time between New York and Arizona is around 2 days 5h and covers a distance of around 2539 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 5h. Operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional, Greyhound USA and others, the New York to Arizona service departs from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arrives in Buckeye Rd & Central Av. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 5h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 5h
Journey distance:
2539 miles
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
$278
Carbon emissions:
484 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:02
Last service departs at:
11:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Arizona train and bus schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Arizona is to fly which costs $130 - $410 and takes 8h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Arizona is to fly which costs $140 - $380 and takes 7h 2m.

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The distance between New York and Arizona is 2110 miles. The road distance is 2466.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Arizona without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 7h and costs $270 - $440.

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It takes approximately 7h 2m to get from New York to Arizona, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h.

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Arizona is 3h behind New York. It is currently 11:08 AM in New York and 8:08 AM in Arizona.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Arizona is 2466 miles. It takes approximately 39h 16m to drive from New York to Arizona.

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Phoenix Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Arizona. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 2109.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 2m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Arizona, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from New York to Phoenix every 30 minutes.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12h 1m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Covington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Newark to Tucson via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 43m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Phoenix via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Newark to Tucson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Philadelphia to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
31h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$380 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Seat
$290 - $410
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Maricopa
Ave. Duration
37h 52m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Premium
$420 - $600
Flexi Coach Seat
$300 - $450
Business Seat
$330 - $470
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Maricopa
Ave. Duration
2 days 9h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$430 - $650
Business Seat
$470 - $700
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
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 Harrisburg to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $310
Flexible
$310 - $450
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Maricopa Amtrak to Tempe, AZ
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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