There are 7 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Tucson by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Tucson  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Tucson (TUS) SLC - TUS

$114 - $604

Cheapest option

Bus via 3500 S @ 1530 W  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from West Valley City to Las Vegas
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Tucson FlixBus

$50 - $102

5 alternative options

Fly to Phoenix  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Phoenix (PHX) SLC - PHX

$142 - $488

Bus Greyhound USA  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Las Vegas, Nv 6053
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Tucson FlixBus

$65 - $141

Bus, night bus  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Las Vegas, Nv
  2. Take the night bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Phoenix, Az
  3. Take the bus from Phoenix to Tucson

$134 - $287

Train  •  41 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak

$257 - $724

Drive  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Tucson 784.1 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to Tucson is to bus which costs $45 - $110 and takes 18 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to Tucson is to fly which costs $110 - $650 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City to Tucson. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at 6th St/Treat via Bonanza @ Bruce, Las Vegas Downtown and St Mary's/I-10 Interstate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salt Lake City to Tucson. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City Amtrak and arriving at Tucson Amtrak via Sacramento Amtrak and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 36 min.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and Tucson is 596 miles. The road distance is 784.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Tucson without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 16 min and costs $45 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Salt Lake City to Tucson, including transfers.

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Salt Lake City to Tucson bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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Salt Lake City to Tucson train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Salt Lake City Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Tucson is to fly which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $110 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $110 and takes 18 h 16 min, you could also train, which costs $250 - $750 and takes 41 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Salt Lake City Airport to Tucson Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Salt Lake City to Tucson bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Tucson station.

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Map of how to get from Salt Lake City to Tucson.
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  • Distance: 595.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Tucson, AZ, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Salt Lake City to Tucson every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to Tucson via Millcreek Station, 3500 S @ 1530 W, West Valley City, Las Vegas, Martin L King @ U.S. 95, BTC Bay #1, Las Vegas Downtown, Tucson, and St Mary's/I-10 Interstate in around 18 h 16 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Tucson via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to Tucson via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Salt Lake City to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Salt Lake City to Tucson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Salt Lake City to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from West Valley City to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
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GotoBus
Plus
$26 - $40
Platinum
$40 - $50
Ejecutivo
$45 - $65
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Las Vegas Downtown to Tucson
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
flixbus.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 Salt Lake City, Ut to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Night bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix to Tucson
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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