There are 8 ways to get from Phoenix to Santa Ana by tram, plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Tram, fly to Santa Ana  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the tram from Jefferson/1st Ave to 44th St/Washington
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Santa Ana (SNA) PHX - SNA

$89 - $226

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Colton, CA
  2. Take the train from San Bernardino station to Santa Ana station Inland Empire - OC

$33 - $65

6 alternative options

Fly to Long Beach, line 60 bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Long Beach (LGB) PHX - LGB
  2. Take the line 60 bus from 7Th-Channel to 17Th-Spurgeon

$103 - $253

Fly to Los Angeles, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Los Angeles (LAX) PHX - LAX
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$117 - $298

Fly to San Diego, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to San Diego (SAN) PHX - SAN
  2. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$127 - $350

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to San Bernardino, Ca 1437 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 6029 / ...

$46 - $109

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Westminster, CA Southern CA-Arizona

$46 - $54

Drive  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Santa Ana 359 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Santa Ana, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Phoenix to Santa Ana via San Bernardino, Ca in around 7 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Phoenix to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Phoenix to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Website
valleymetro.org
Tram from Jefferson/1st Ave to 44th St/Washington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Orange County Transportation
Website
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to 17Th-Spurgeon
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Phoenix, Az to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Colton, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$21 - $35
Platinum
$30 - $45
Ejecutivo
$35 - $50
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Westminster, CA
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
xedohoang.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Phoenix to Santa Ana?

The distance between Phoenix and Santa Ana is 538 km. The road distance is 574 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Santa Ana?

The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Santa Ana is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Phoenix to Santa Ana?

The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Santa Ana is to tram and fly which takes 3 h 53 min and costs $85 - $230.

Is there a direct bus between Phoenix and Santa Ana?

No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to Santa Ana. However, there are services departing from Phoenix, Az and arriving at Santa Ana, Ca via San Bernardino, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Phoenix to Santa Ana?

It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Phoenix to Santa Ana, including transfers.