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

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 27 min

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

$85 - $266

6 alternative options

Bus  •  32 h 32 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  •  36 h 9 min

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

$122 - $311

Train, bus  •  41 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Phoenix, Az 1408

$214 - $606

Train, bus via El Monte, Ca  •  42 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the bus from El Monte, Ca to Phoenix, Az 1454 / ...

$208 - $598

Train, bus via Sbx- E St @ Court Nb Ns  •  42 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Tacoma Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino-Downtown station
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Phoenix, Az

$219 - $601

Drive  •  24 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Tacoma to Phoenix 1484.4 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tacoma to Phoenix is to fly which costs $85 - $270 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tacoma to Phoenix is to fly which costs $85 - $270 and takes 5 h 27 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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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Tacoma to Phoenix, including transfers.

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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 32 h 32 min.

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

Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Tacoma to Phoenix hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tacoma to Phoenix via Los Angeles, Ca in around 32 h 32 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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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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 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$300 - $440
Business Coach Seat
$360 - $500
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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
Hourly
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
Hourly
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from El Monte, Ca to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Fresno, CA to Phoenix, AZ
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
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Plus
$30 - $50
Platinum
$50 - $65
Ejecutivo
$55 - $85

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