There are 7 ways to get from Phoenix to Santa Fe by plane, train, bus, shuttle 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

Fly to Santa Fe  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Santa Fe (SAF) PHX - SAF

$172 - $792

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Flagstaff, Az
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
  3. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot

$82 - $217

5 alternative options

Train, fly to Albuquerque  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Jefferson/1st Ave to 44th St/Washington
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Albuquerque (ABQ) PHX - ABQ

$130 - $295

Bus  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Las Cruces, NM
  2. Take the bus from Las Cruces, NM to Santa Fe El Paso

$96 - $129

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
  3. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot

Shuttle, train  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
  3. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot

$109 - $244

Drive  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Santa Fe 528.8 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Santa Fe is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 7 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Santa Fe is to fly which costs $170 - $800 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Phoenix and Santa Fe is 384 miles. The road distance is 528.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Santa Fe without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 24 min and costs $95 - $130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Phoenix to Santa Fe, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to Santa Fe is to fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs $170 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $95 - $130 and takes 11 h 24 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Santa Fe Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 21 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to Santa Fe is 529 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to drive from Phoenix to Santa Fe.

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  • Distance: 384 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Santa Fe, NM, USA?

American Airlines flies from Phoenix to Santa Fe 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Santa Fe via Las Cruces, NM and Santa Fe in around 11 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque via Silver City
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Train operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Website
valleymetro.org
Train from Jefferson/1st Ave to 44th St/Washington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
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 Flagstaff Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Rio Metro Regional Transit District
Phone
1-866-795-7245
Email
riometro@mrcog-nm.gov
Website
riometro.org
Train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
riometro.org
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Las Cruces, NM
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Bus from Las Cruces, NM to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
eplalimo.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Flagstaff, Az
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Shuttle from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com

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