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There are 8 ways to get from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park by plane, train, subway or bus

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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Fly Sacramento to Tucson  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Tucson (TUS) SMF - TUS

$65 - $440

7 alternative options

Train, BART to San Francisco, fly to Tucson  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento to Richmond
  2. Take the BART from Richmond to San Francisco International Airport
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Tucson (TUS) SFO - TUS

$137 - $300

Train to Oakland, fly to Tucson  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Tucson (TUS) OAK - TUS

$175 - $306

Fly Sacramento to Phoenix, bus  •  6h 51m

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Phoenix (PHX) SMF - PHX
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to University of Arizona

$99 - $251

Train, bus  •  20h 49m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento to Bakersfield
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station

Bus via Los Angeles  •  22h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Los Angeles "Greyhound" / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Tucson Tijuana-Reynosa / ...

$91 - $144

Bus  •  23h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Stockton
  2. Take the bus from Stockton to San Jose
  3. Take the bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Monterey & 2nd 68
  4. Take the bus from Gilroy to Tucson

Train  •  25h 33m

  1. Take the train from Sacramento to Los Angeles Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station Sunset Limited / ...

$125 - $176

Sacramento (SMF) to Tucson (TUS) flights

The flight time between Sacramento (SMF) and Tucson (TUS) is around 5h 29m and covers a distance of around 756 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 35m. Services are operated by Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines and others. Typically 167 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
5h 29m
Fastest flight journey time:
3h 35m
Flight distance:
756 miles
Flights per week:
167
Cheapest price:
$64
Carbon emissions:
400 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:00
Last flight departs at:
19:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sacramento (SMF) to Tucson (TUS) flight schedules

Sacramento → Saguaro National Park
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park is to fly and bus, which costs $95 - $260 and takes 6h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park is to fly which costs $65 - $440 and takes 5h 30m.

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The distance between Sacramento and Saguaro National Park is 760 miles.

The best way to get from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 20h 49m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park is to fly which takes 5h 30m and costs $65 - $440. Alternatively, you can bus via Los Angeles, which costs $90 - $150 and takes 22h 13m, you could also train, which costs $120 - $180 and takes 25h 33m.

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There is no direct flight from Sacramento Airport to Tucson Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Sacramento Airport to Tucson Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Saguaro National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sacramento Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park.
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  • Distance: 759.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Saguaro National Park, AZ, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sacramento to Saguaro National Park via Los Angeles, Tucson, Broadway/Euclid, and Broadway/Houghton Park&Ride in around 22h 13m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Tucson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from San Francisco to Tucson via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from San Francisco to Tucson via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Flights from Oakland to Tucson via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Oakland to Tucson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Oakland to Tucson via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Sacramento to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $440
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from San Francisco to Tucson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from San Francisco to Tucson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Oakland to Tucson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Oakland to Tucson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Flights from San Francisco to Tucson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Flights from Sacramento to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $370
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sacramento to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Tucson
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sacramento to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
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 Sacramento to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Sacramento to Oakland Coliseum/Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 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 Sacramento to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Seat
$120 - $170
Train from Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to San Francisco International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to University of Arizona
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
Arizona Shuttle
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento to Stockton
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Bus from Stockton to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
amtrak.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 Sacramento to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$80 - $120
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
800 890 6821
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from San Jose Diridon Station to Monterey & 2nd
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Gilroy to Tucson
Ave. Duration
17h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Book at
GotoBus

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