There are 5 ways to get from Tucson to Yuma by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Tucson Amtrak to Yuma Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$45 - $120

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Tucson to Yuma Ciudad Juárez-Tijuana Airport / ...

$50 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Tucson to Yuma 242.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly from Tucson  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Tucson (TUS) to Yuma (YUM) TUS - YUM

$133 - $754

Fly from Phoenix  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Yuma (YUM) PHX - YUM

$164 - $277

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The cheapest way to get from Tucson to Yuma is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tucson to Yuma is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tucson and arriving at Yuma. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tucson Amtrak and arriving at Yuma Amtrak. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Tucson and Yuma is 220 miles. The road distance is 242.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Tucson to Yuma without a car is to train which takes 4 h 14 min and costs $45 - $120.

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The train from Tucson Amtrak to Yuma Amtrak takes 4 h 14 min including transfers and departs six times a week.

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Tucson to Yuma bus services, operated by Greyhound Mexico, depart from Tucson station.

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Map of how to get from Tucson to Yuma.
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  • Distance: 219.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Tucson to Yuma 6 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Mexico operates a bus from Tucson to Yuma twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tucson to Yuma via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Phoenix to Yuma
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tucson Amtrak to Yuma Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tucson to Yuma
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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