There are 9 ways to get from Tucson to Taos by plane, car, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly Tucson to Santa Fe  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Santa Fe (SAF) TUS - SAF

$232 - $873

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Tucson Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Santa Fe
  3. Take the bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM

$115 - $223

7 alternative options

Fly Tucson to Albuquerque  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Albuquerque (ABQ) TUS - ABQ

$211 - $742

Fly Tucson to Alamosa, drive  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Alamosa (ALS) TUS - ALS
  2. Drive from Alamosa to Taos

$159 - $665

Fly Phoenix to Albuquerque  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Albuquerque (ABQ) PHX - ABQ

$232 - $405

Fly Phoenix to Santa Fe  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Santa Fe (SAF) PHX - SAF

$253 - $876

Bus  •  15 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to El Paso
  2. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Santa Fe
  3. Take the bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM

$116 - $164

Shuttle, train, bus  •  18 h 12 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
  3. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
  4. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot
  5. Take the bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM

$159 - $306

Drive  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Tucson to Taos 581.5 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tucson to Taos is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tucson to Taos is to fly which costs $250 - $900 and takes 6 h 51 min.

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The distance between Tucson and Taos is 423 miles. The road distance is 581.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Taos without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 3 min and costs $110 - $170.

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It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to get from Tucson to Taos, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Taos is to fly which takes 8 h 22 min and costs $230 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $170 and takes 15 h 3 min.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Tucson Airport to Santa Fe Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tucson to Taos is 582 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 51 min to drive from Tucson to Taos.

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  • Distance: 423 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 22 min

What companies run services between Tucson, AZ, USA and Taos, NM, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from Tucson to Taos hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tucson to Taos via El Paso, El Paso, TX, Santa Fe, and Santa Fe in around 15 h 3 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tucson to Santa Fe via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Tucson to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Tucson to Santa Fe via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Phoenix to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tucson to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Tucson to Santa Fe via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Tucson to Santa Fe via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Tucson to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Tucson to Albuquerque via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Tucson to Alamosa via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Phoenix to Albuquerque via Silver City
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tucson Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Flagstaff Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Rio Metro Regional Transit District
Phone
1-866-795-7245
Email
riometro@mrcog-nm.gov
Website
riometro.org
Train from Downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
riometro.org
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to El Paso
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso, TX to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Taos Express
Website
taosexpress.com
Bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
ncrtd.org
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
$40 - $55
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
Shuttle from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com

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