There are 5 ways to get from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta by plane, shuttle, bus or car

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Fly from Tucson  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) TUS - PVR

$243 - $903

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Bus via Hermosillo  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Nogales
  2. Take the bus from Nogales TAP to Hermosillo Tap
  3. Take the bus from Hermosillo to Puerto Vallarta

$92 - $145

3 alternative options

Shuttle to Phoenix, fly  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Tucson to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) PHX - PVR

$283 - $556

Bus TAP Royal International  •  30 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Tepic
  2. Take the bus from Tepic to Puerto Vallarta

$166 - $179

Drive  •  18 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta 1066.7 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tucson and Puerto Vallarta is 881 miles. The road distance is 1066.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 7 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tucson Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 23 min and has one stopover.

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Puerto Vallarta is 1 h ahead of Tucson. It is currently 7:39 AM in Tucson and 9:39 AM in Puerto Vallarta.

Yes, the driving distance between Tucson to Puerto Vallarta is 1067 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 57 min to drive from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta.

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Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Tucson Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport.

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There are 731+ hotels available in Puerto Vallarta. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Tucson Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 36 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta.
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  • Distance: 880.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

What companies run services between Tucson, AZ, USA and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

American Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Nogales, Nogales TAP, Hermosillo, Puerto Vallarta, and Palmas in around 24 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Phoenix to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Puerto Vallarta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Las Vegas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Phoenix to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Tucson to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Phoenix to Puerto Vallarta via San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Tucson to Nogales
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
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TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Nogales TAP to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$19 - $27
Bus from Hermosillo to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$65 - $95
Bus from Tepic to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$15 - $21
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
(604) 952 0138
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Nogales to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Tucson to Tepic
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$132
Schedules at
taproyal.com

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