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There are 5 ways to get from Whittier to Saguaro National Park by bus, tram, plane, train or night bus

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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Line 7 bus, tram to Los Angeles, fly  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street to Norwalk Green Line Station
  2. Take the tram from Norwalk Station to Aviation / LAX Station
  3. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tucson (TUS) LAX - TUS

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from El Monte to Tucson La

3 alternative options

Fly from Long Beach  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Tucson (TUS) LGB - TUS

Train  •  12h 16m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station Sunset Limited / ...

Night bus  •  15h 49m

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Tucson N2057

Long Beach (LGB) to Tucson (TUS) flights

The flight time between Long Beach (LGB) and Tucson (TUS) is around 5h 24m and covers a distance of around 436 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 23m. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 8m. Services are operated by Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and others. Typically 73 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
3h 1m
Layover time:
2h 23m
Total time:
5h 24m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
3h 8m
Flight distance:
436 miles
Flights per week:
73
Cheapest price:
$160
Carbon emissions:
231 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:00
Last flight departs at:
17:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Long Beach (LGB) to Tucson (TUS) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Whittier to Saguaro National Park is to bus which costs $50 - $85 and takes 10h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Whittier to Saguaro National Park is to fly which costs $160 - $500 and takes 7h 7m.

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The distance between Whittier and Saguaro National Park is 450 miles.

The best way to get from Whittier to Saguaro National Park without a car is to bus which takes 10h 35m and costs $50 - $85.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Whittier to Saguaro National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Whittier to Saguaro National Park is to fly which takes 7h 7m and costs $160 - $500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $85 and takes 10h 35m, you could also train, which costs $60 - $95 and takes 12h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Tucson Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Tucson Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Saguaro National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Whittier to Saguaro National Park.
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  • Distance: 450 miles
  • Duration: 4h 16m

What companies run services between Whittier, CA, USA and Saguaro National Park, AZ, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Whittier to Saguaro National Park every 3 hours. Alternatively, EPLA Limo Express operates a bus from El Monte to Tucson twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 8h 5m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Long Beach to Tucson via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Long Beach to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Long Beach to Tucson via Phoenix, San Diego
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Tucson via San Jose, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Tucson via Oakland, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Long Beach to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Tucson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $290
Flights from Long Beach to Tucson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $550
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Norwalk Station to Aviation / LAX Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Senior/Disabled
$1
Adult
$2
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Seat
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Norwalk Transit System
Website
ci.norwalk.ca.us
Bus from Painter Avenue and Philadelphia Street to Norwalk Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
norwalk.org
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Monte to Tucson
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$50 - $75
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Night bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Tucson
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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