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

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Fly Newark to Phoenix  •  7 h 44 min

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

$149 - $671

9 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to Phoenix  •  8 h 2 min

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

$151 - $443

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Phoenix  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Phoenix (PHX) PHL - PHX

$277 - $702

Fly Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Phoenix esa Gateway (AZA) EWR - AZA

$211 - $727

Train to Baltimore, fly to Phoenix  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Phoenix (PHX) BWI - PHX

$288 - $961

Fly Newark to Prescott, bus  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Prescott (PRC) EWR - PRC
  2. Take the bus from Ihop, Prescott Valley, AZ to Greyhound Station, Phoenix

Bus via Jackson-Red  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Phoenix, Az 1351 / ...

$264 - $536

Train, bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Flagstaff Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff to Phoenix Airport

$348 - $1,035

Bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to St Louis, Mo 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Phoenix, Az 1353 / ...

$238 - $614

Drive  •  39 h 19 min

  1. Drive from New York to Phoenix 2469 miles

$240 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Phoenix is to fly which costs $150 - $450 and takes 8 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Phoenix is to fly which costs $140 - $700 and takes 7 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Phoenix. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Phoenix, Az via St Louis, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 11 h.

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The distance between New York and Phoenix is 2153 miles. The road distance is 2469 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Phoenix without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 6 h and costs $260 - $550.

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It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to get from New York to Phoenix, including transfers.

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New York to Phoenix bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from New York to Phoenix is to fly which takes 7 h 44 min and costs $140 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $260 - $550 and takes 2 days 6 h.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 23 min.

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New York to Phoenix bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Phoenix, Az station.

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  • Distance: 2152.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 44 min

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

United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from New York to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Phoenix via Chicago, IL, Cermak-Chinatown, Jackson-Red, Jackson-Blue, UIC-Halsted, and Chicago, Il in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Columbus
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Phoenix via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Phoenix via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Prescott via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Prescott via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from Newark to Prescott via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Prescott via Pittsburgh, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Prescott via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Prescott via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Prescott via Omaha, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Covington
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Omaha
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via South Bend
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Denver, St George
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Chicago O'Hare, Moline
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Washington Dulles, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Detroit, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Minneapolis, Fargo
Ave. Duration
9 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Chicago O'Hare, Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Charlotte, Covington
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Chicago O'Hare, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Chicago O'Hare, Des Moines
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Phoenix esa Gateway via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Wichita
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
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 Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,100
Bus operators
Prescott Transit Authority
Phone
928-776-7433
Email
info@prescotttranist.com
Website
prescotttransit.com
Bus from Ihop, Prescott Valley, AZ to Greyhound Station, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
prescotttransit.com
Book at
prescotttransit.com
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
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 Chicago, Il to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
38 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $430
Bus from New York, Ny to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$190 - $250
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
33 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $240
Flexible
$280 - $370
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Flagstaff to Phoenix Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Phoenix is 2 h behind New York. It is currently 1:26 PM in New York and 11:26 AM in Phoenix.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Phoenix is 2469 miles. It takes approximately 39 h 19 min to drive from New York to Phoenix.

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Phoenix Airport.

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