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

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

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Greyhound Station, Phoenix Ciudad Juárez-Tijuana Airport / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ 8704

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the night bus from Tucson to Flagstaff FlixBus

$11 - $22

5 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Tucson to Flagstaff 261.9 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Tucson to Flagstaff  •  5 h 44 min

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

$224 - $1,219

Fly Phoenix to Flagstaff  •  3 h 55 min

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

$183 - $360

Fly Tucson to Phoenix  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Phoenix (PHX) TUS - PHX

$131 - $652

Shuttle  •  5 h 40 min

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

$60 - $93

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tucson to Flagstaff is to night bus which costs $11 - $22 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tucson to Flagstaff is to fly which costs $180 - $360 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Tucson and Flagstaff is 211 miles. The road distance is 261.9 miles.

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

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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.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Flagstaff is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 5 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $220 - $1,300 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Tucson to Flagstaff.
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  • Distance: 211 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

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

You can take a bus from Tucson to Flagstaff via Greyhound Station, Phoenix and Phoenix, AZ in around 5 h 35 min. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Tucson to Flagstaff 5 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tucson to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Phoenix to Flagstaff
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Tucson to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
57 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 Greyhound Station, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Tucson to Flagstaff
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
flixbus.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
Shuttle 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

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