There are 6 ways to get from Tucson to Coachella by bus, car or plane

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Bus Tufesa  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson, AZ to Indio, CA

$31 - $190

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Indio Matamoros-Tijuana Airport

$60 - $86

Bus EPLA Limo Express  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Tempe FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio

$43 - $69

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Tucson to Coachella 364.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Tucson, line 111 bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) TUS - PSP
  2. Take the line 111 bus from B St at Buddy Rogers to 5th at Vine

$147 - $758

Fly from Phoenix, line 111 bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) PHX - PSP
  2. Take the line 111 bus from B St at Buddy Rogers to 5th at Vine

$143 - $961

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The cheapest way to get from Tucson to Coachella is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tucson to Coachella is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tucson to Coachella. However, there are services departing from Downtown Ronstadt Center and arriving at 5th at Vine via Laos Transit Center, Tucson, AZ, Monroe at Oleander and Hwy 111 at Flower. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

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The distance between Tucson and Coachella is 322 miles. The road distance is 364.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Coachella without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 22 min and costs $30 - $190.

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It takes approximately 9 h 22 min to get from Tucson to Coachella, including transfers.

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Tucson to Coachella bus services, operated by Tufesa, depart from Tucson, AZ station.

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There is no direct flight from Tucson Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 52 min and has one stopover.

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Tucson to Coachella bus services, operated by Tufesa, arrive at Indio, CA station.

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Coachella is 1 h behind Tucson. It is currently 2:33 PM in Tucson and 2:33 PM in Coachella.

Yes, the driving distance between Tucson to Coachella is 364 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to drive from Tucson to Coachella.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Tucson Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tucson to Coachella.
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  • Distance: 322.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 22 min

What companies run services between Tucson, AZ, USA and Coachella, CA, USA?

Tufesa operates a bus from Tucson to Coachella once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $180 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tucson to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tucson to Indio/Palm Springs via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Tucson to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tucson to Indio/Palm Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Tucson, AZ to Indio, CA
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $180
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GotoBus
Plus
$23 - $35
Platinum
$35 - $45
Ejecutivo
$35 - $55
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to Indio
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tucson to Tempe
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Indio
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from B St at Buddy Rogers to 5th at Vine
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org

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