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There are 7 ways to get from Tucson to Ridgway by plane, taxi, bus, shuttle, car or train

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Fly Tucson to Montrose, taxi  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Montrose (MTJ) TUS - MTJ
  2. Take a taxi from Montrose to Ridgway

Cheapest option

Bus, drive via Las Vegas  •  33h 8m

  1. Take the bus from University of Arizona to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix to Las Vegas
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas to Vail
  4. Take the bus from Vail Transportation Center to Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station
  5. Drive from Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station to Montrose, CO - Safeway

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Bus to Phoenix, fly to Montrose, taxi  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the bus from University of Arizona to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
  2. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Montrose (MTJ) PHX - MTJ
  3. Take a taxi from Montrose to Ridgway

Fly Tucson to Durango, shuttle, taxi  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Durango (DRO) TUS - DRO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Purgatory Resort to Silverton
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Silverton, CO to Ouray, CO
  4. Take a taxi from Ouray, CO to Ridgway

Bus, drive  •  26h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to El Paso Downtown/Juarez
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Denver
  3. Take the bus from Denver to Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop
  4. Drive from Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop to Ridgway

Bus, train, drive  •  31h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Flagstaff Station
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff to Raton
  3. Take the bus from Raton to Denver Union Station Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Denver to Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop
  5. Drive from Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop to Ridgway

Drive  •  11h 51m

  1. Drive from Tucson to Ridgway 636.4 miles
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The cheapest way to get from Tucson to Ridgway is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 11h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Tucson to Ridgway is to bus and fly and taxi which costs $350 - $750 and takes 5h 24m.

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The distance between Tucson and Ridgway is 450 miles. The road distance is 636.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Tucson to Ridgway, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Tucson Airport to Montrose Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Ridgway is 1h ahead of Tucson. It is currently 5:59 PM in Tucson and 6:59 PM in Ridgway.

Yes, the driving distance between Tucson to Ridgway is 636 miles. It takes approximately 11h 51m to drive from Tucson to Ridgway.

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Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Tucson Airport to Montrose Airport.

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There are 186+ hotels available in Ridgway. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Tucson Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 35 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Tucson to Ridgway.
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  • Distance: 449.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 47m

What companies run services between Tucson, AZ, USA and Ridgway, CO, USA?

There is no direct connection from Tucson to Ridgway. However, you can take the line 11 bus to Tucson Bl/Corona, take the walk to Tucson airport, fly to Montrose, then take the taxi to Ridgway. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, take the walk to Terminal 3, take the tram to Terminal 4, take the walk to Phoenix airport, fly to Montrose, then take the taxi to Ridgway.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tucson to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Tucson to Montrose via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Phoenix to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Tucson to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tucson to Montrose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Tucson to Montrose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Tucson to Montrose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Phoenix to Montrose
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Tucson to Durango via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Tucson to Durango via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Tucson to Durango via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tucson to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Phoenix to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Train operators
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Flagstaff to Raton
Ave. Duration
11h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $370
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $200
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from University of Arizona to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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Arizona Shuttle
Purgatory
Phone
(970) 426-7282
Email
dispatch@purgatoryresort.com
Website
purgatoryresort.com
Shuttle from Purgatory Resort to Silverton
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
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San Juan Backcountry
Phone
970 387 5565
Email
tours@sanjuanbackcountry.com
Website
sanjuanbackcountry.com
Shuttle from Silverton, CO to Ouray, CO
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
sanjuanbackcountry.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tucson to El Paso Downtown/Juarez
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult Standard Purchase
$28 - $60
Adult Advance Purchase
$24 - $35
Bus from Tucson to Flagstaff Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult Standard Purchase
$25 - $60
Adult Advance Purchase
$20 - $28
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso, TX to Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$70 - $100
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver to Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Amtrak
Bus from Raton to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Amtrak
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 to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Las Vegas to Vail
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $95
Flexible
$100 - $150
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Vail Transportation Center to Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
ridebustang.com
Child 2-11
$13 - $26
Senior / Disabled
$20 - $28
Adult
$23 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Montrose to Ridgway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220

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