There are 7 ways to get from Tucson to Flagstaff by bus, shuttle, car or plane

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

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Phoenix, AZ Matamoros-Tijuana Airport
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ 8704

Cheapest option

Shuttle, bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Tucson to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ

$60 - $93

5 alternative options

Bus, Amtrak Thruway via Sky Harbor Term 2  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Phoenix, AZ Matamoros-Tijuana Airport
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ 8561

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Tucson to Flagstaff 261.9 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Tucson to Flagstaff  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Flagstaff (FLG) TUS - FLG

$224 - $1,219

Fly Phoenix to Flagstaff  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Flagstaff (FLG) PHX - FLG

$183 - $360

Fly Tucson to Phoenix, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Phoenix (PHX) TUS - PHX
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to NAU Dome

$131 - $652

What companies run services between Tucson, AZ, USA and Flagstaff, AZ, USA?

You can take a bus from Tucson to Flagstaff via Phoenix, AZ in around 5 h 35 min. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Tucson to Flagstaff every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tucson to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Tucson to Flagstaff via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Phoenix to Flagstaff
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Tucson to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to Phoenix, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Shuttle from Tucson to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to NAU Dome
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tucson and Flagstaff is 338 km. The road distance is 419 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tucson to Flagstaff is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Tucson to Flagstaff is to fly which takes 3 h 53 min and costs $180 - $360.

No, there is no direct bus from Tucson to Flagstaff. However, there are services departing from Tucson and arriving at Flagstaff, AZ via Phoenix, AZ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Tucson to Flagstaff, including transfers.