Travel from Anaheim to Mesa

11h 44min
65 lb of CO2
1h 13min
110 lb of CO2

Anaheim to Mesa Flights

There are 2 airports — SNA, LGB — that make sense to fly out of from Anaheim and 2 airports — PHX, AZA — to access Mesa. The best deals are usually found by flying out of SNA.

Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United, jetBlue operate flights which can help you travel from Anaheim to Mesa.

The cheapest way by air is via Alaska Airlines and flies from John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (SNA) to Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl (PHX). Alaska Airlines flies from John Wayne Arpt Orange Co (SNA) to Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl (PHX) and is the quickest flight to get you from Anaheim to Mesa.Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Mesa from Anaheim, a flight is the quickest method.
8h 52min
97 lb of CO2
6h 10min
70 lb of CO2

Drive from Anaheim to Mesa

It's 351 miles between Anaheim to Mesa. On a typical day, it might take between 6h 10min and 6h 29min from Anaheim to Mesa under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 6h 47min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Mesa by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $47.

What is the best way to travel from Anaheim to Mesa?

The are 13 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Anaheim to Mesa. The fastest way out of Anaheim towards Phoenix is by bus, as it is the quickest to the Mesa area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $53. Alaska Airlines operates from Anaheim to Mesa, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Anaheim to Mesa?

On your trip from Anaheim to Mesa, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Anaheim to Mesa AZ - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Anaheim to Mesa. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Mesa is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Anaheim/Mesa buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Anaheim is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Anaheim CA and Mesa during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Anaheim to Mesa? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Mesa traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Mesa is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Anaheim to Mesa?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Anaheim to Mesa is by bus. The bus costs $54 roughly and will take 11 hours 18 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Anaheim to Mesa?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Anaheim area and Mesa, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 8 hours 52 minutes. We recommend catching the train at FUL Fullerton Transportation Center, which is about 3 miles from Anaheim. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at LAX Los Angeles.

How long does it take from Anaheim to Mesa by car?

The total distance between Anaheim and Mesa is 351 miles and will take you about 6 hours 10 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $47.

Anaheim to Mesa Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $54
Fastest Way Flight — 1h 13min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 55 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, flight, train and by car
Distance 351 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, Alaska Airlines, jetBlue, Southwest Airlines, United

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak from Anaheim to Mesa
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Alaska Airlines from Anaheim to Mesa
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jetBlue from Anaheim to Mesa
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Southwest Airlines from Anaheim to Mesa
Southwest Airlines
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United from Anaheim to Mesa
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