• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 7 ways to get from Tempe to Irvine by tram, plane, rideshare, 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

Tram, fly to Santa Ana  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the tram from McClintock/Apache Blvd to 44th St/Washington
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Santa Ana (SNA) PHX - SNA

$89 - $226

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Tempe to Anaheim FlixBus

$17 - $32

5 alternative options

Fly to Los Angeles, Tesloop  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Los Angeles (LAX) PHX - LAX
  2. Take the Tesloop from LAX Express to Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Newport Beach

$146 - $301

Tram, fly to Long Beach, line 1 bus, line 79 bus  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the tram from McClintock/Apache Blvd to 44th St/Washington
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Long Beach (LGB) PHX - LGB
  3. Take the line 1 bus from 7Th-Channel to Newport Trans Ctr Dock 6
  4. Take the line 79 bus from Newport Trans Ctr Dock 2 to Culver-Michelson

$105 - $260

Bus, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the bus from 44th St/Washington to San Diego Tijuana Airport-Reynosa
  2. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Irvine Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner

$89 - $137

Bus via San Bernardino  •  11h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to San Bernardino, Ca 1351 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Anaheim, Ca 6029 / ...

$51 - $82

Drive  •  5h 59m

  1. Drive from Tempe to Irvine 372.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tempe to Irvine is to bus which costs $16 - $35 and takes 9h 48m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Tempe to Irvine is to tram and fly which costs $85 - $230 and takes 3h 28m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Tempe to Irvine. However, there are services departing from Tempe and arriving at Main-Harvard via Artic - Dock 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 48m.

More details

The distance between Tempe and Irvine is 343 miles. The road distance is 372.3 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Tempe to Irvine without a car is to bus which takes 9h 48m and costs $16 - $35.

More details

It takes approximately 3h 28m to get from Tempe to Irvine, including transfers.

More details

Tempe to Irvine bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Tempe station.

More details

The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Santa Ana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

Search flights

Tempe to Irvine bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Anaheim station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Tempe to Irvine is 372 miles. It takes approximately 5h 59m to drive from Tempe to Irvine.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Tempe to Irvine.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 343 miles
  • Duration: 3h 28m

What companies run services between Tempe, AZ, USA and Irvine, CA, USA?

Flixbus USA operates a bus from Tempe to Irvine 3 times a week. Tickets cost $14 - $26 and the journey takes 8h 45m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Phoenix to Long Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Train operators
Valley Metro
Phone
(602) 253-5000
Email
csr@valleymetro.org
Website
valleymetro.org
Tram from McClintock/Apache Blvd to 44th St/Washington
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
Valley Metro
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
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Irvine Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to Newport Trans Ctr Dock 6
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Newport Trans Ctr Dock 2 to Culver-Michelson
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tempe to Anaheim
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from 44th St/Washington to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Phoenix, Az to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $90
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$29 - $45
Other operators
Tesloop
Phone
+1 (818) 330-6446
Email
support@tesloop.com
Website
tesloop.com
Rideshare from LAX Express to Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Newport Beach
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
tesloop.com
Book at
tesloop.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to Santa Ana Airport.

Search flights

There are 892+ hotels available in Irvine. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

More details