There are 7 ways to get from Tacoma to Phoenix by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Seattle  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Phoenix (PHX) SEA - PHX

$85 - $266

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Train to Portland, fly  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Portland Union Station
  2. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Phoenix (PHX) PDX - PHX

$128 - $736

Bus  •  31 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca 1431 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Phoenix, Az 1408 / ...

$146 - $362

Bus via Nw Tulare - Q St  •  37 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Fresno, Ca 1443 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, CA to Phoenix, AZ

$172 - $346

Train, bus  •  42 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from El Monte, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Phoenix, Az

$220 - $616

Train, bus via Tucson  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Tucson to Greyhound Station, Phoenix

$288 - $771

Drive  •  24 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Tacoma to Phoenix 1484.4 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tacoma to Phoenix. However, there are services departing from Tacoma, Wa and arriving at Phoenix, Az via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 55 min.

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The distance between Tacoma and Phoenix is 1103 miles. The road distance is 1484.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Tacoma to Phoenix without a car is to bus which takes 31 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Tacoma to Phoenix, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Tacoma to Phoenix is to fly which takes 5 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 31 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 48 min.

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Tacoma to Phoenix bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Phoenix, Az station.

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Phoenix is 1 h ahead of Tacoma. It is currently 11:56 AM in Tacoma and 11:56 AM in Phoenix.

Yes, the driving distance between Tacoma to Phoenix is 1484 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 28 min to drive from Tacoma to Phoenix.

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Map of how to get from Tacoma to Phoenix.
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  • Distance: 1103.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 31 min

What companies run services between Tacoma, WA, USA and Phoenix, AZ, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Tacoma to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tacoma to Phoenix via Los Angeles, Ca in around 31 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Portland to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Portland to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Portland to Phoenix via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Portland to Phoenix via Burbank
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Portland to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Portland to Phoenix via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Portland to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Portland to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,900
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 Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
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 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
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 Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Tacoma, Wa to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
22 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from El Monte, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Fresno, CA to Phoenix, AZ
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to Greyhound Station, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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

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Book your Tacoma to Phoenix bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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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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