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There are 8 ways to get from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument by bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, drive  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Las Cruces, NM
  2. Drive from Las Cruces, NM to White Sands National Monument

$50 - $69

7 alternative options

Bus EPLA Limo Express  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Las Cruces, NM
  2. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Alamogordo, Nm 7318

$129 - $180

Bus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Las Cruces, Nm 1438 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Alamogordo, Nm 7318

$103 - $191

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix to Las Cruces, Nm Tijuana Airport-Monterrey / ...
  2. Take the bus from Las Cruces, Nm to Alamogordo, Nm 7318

$119 - $176

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument 469.8 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to El Paso, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to El Paso (ELP) PHX - ELP
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Alamogordo, Nm

$172 - $864

Fly to Roswell, drive  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Roswell (ROW) PHX - ROW
  2. Drive from Roswell to White Sands National Monument

$135 - $672

Fly to Silver City, drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Silver City (SVC) PHX - SVC
  2. Drive from Silver City to White Sands National Monument

$99 - $187

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument is to fly and drive which costs $95 - $190 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The distance between Phoenix and White Sands National Monument is 362 miles. The road distance is 469.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 23 min and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to get from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to El Paso Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix to White Sands National Monument is 470 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to drive from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to El Paso Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in White Sands National Monument. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument.
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  • Distance: 361.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 4 min

What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and White Sands National Monument, NM, USA?

You can take a bus from Phoenix to White Sands National Monument via Las Cruces, NM, Las Cruces, Nm, and Alamogordo, Nm in around 8 h 23 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to El Paso
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Phoenix to Roswell
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Phoenix to Silver City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Las Cruces, NM
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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 Las Cruces, Nm to Alamogordo, Nm
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Alamogordo, Nm
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix to Las Cruces, Nm
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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