There are 5 ways to get from Tacoma to El Paso by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to El Paso (ELP) SEA - ELP

$165 - $756

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Bus  •  42 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca 1431 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Paso, Tx 1408 / ...

$181 - $462

Bus via El Paso  •  43 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca 1431 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to El Paso Tijuana-Reynosa / ...

$186 - $392

Train  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Sunset Limited / ...

$283 - $821

Drive  •  29 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Tacoma to El Paso 1728.3 miles

$160 - $250

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tacoma to El Paso. However, there are services departing from Tacoma, Wa and arriving at El Paso, Tx via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tacoma to El Paso. However, there are services departing from Tacoma Amtrak and arriving at El Paso Union Depot via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3 h.

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The distance between Tacoma and El Paso is 1370 miles. The road distance is 1728.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Tacoma to El Paso without a car is to bus which takes 42 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Tacoma to El Paso, including transfers.

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Tacoma to El Paso bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Tacoma, Wa station.

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Tacoma to El Paso train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Tacoma Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Tacoma to El Paso is to fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 42 h 12 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 2 days 3 h.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to El Paso Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 2 min.

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Tacoma to El Paso bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at El Paso, Tx station.

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Map of how to get from Tacoma to El Paso.
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  • Distance: 1369.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Tacoma, WA, USA and El Paso, TX, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Tacoma to El Paso hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tacoma to El Paso via Los Angeles, Ca in around 42 h 12 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to El Paso via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Seattle to El Paso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to El Paso via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Seattle to El Paso via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Seattle to El Paso via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to El Paso
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Seattle to El Paso via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to El Paso via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
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 Tacoma Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$300 - $440
Business Coach Seat
$360 - $500
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
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 Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
26 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$200 - $270
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $200
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to El Paso
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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El Paso is 1 h ahead of Tacoma. It is currently 8:08 AM in Tacoma and 9:08 AM in El Paso.

Tacoma to El Paso train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at El Paso Union Depot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tacoma to El Paso is 1728 miles. It takes approximately 29 h 30 min to drive from Tacoma to El Paso.

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Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Seattle Airport to El Paso Airport.

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Book your Tacoma to El Paso bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 121+ hotels available in El Paso. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tacoma to Seattle Airport is to line 574 bus which takes 41 min and costs .

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