Travel from TUS to VAN

1d 5h 5min
319 lb of CO2
7h 36min
683 lb of CO2

TUS to VAN Flights

There are 1 airports — TUS — that make sense to fly out of from TUS and 1 airports — PDX — to access VAN. The best deals are usually found by flying out of TUS.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to VAN from TUS, a flight is the quickest method.
1d 10h 51min
193 lb of CO2
18h 56min
215 lb of CO2

Drive from TUS to VAN

It's 1117 miles between TUS to VAN. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 56min and 19h 53min from TUS to VAN under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 50min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to VAN 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 $150.

What is the best way to travel from TUS to VAN?

Because VAN is so far away from TUS, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to VAN do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from TUS to VAN?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, flight, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

TUS to VAN WA - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from TUS to VAN. 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 VAN is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the TUS/VAN buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from TUS 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 TUS AZ and VAN 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 TUS to VAN? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of VAN 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 VAN 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 TUS to VAN?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from TUS to VAN is by bus. The bus costs $127 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 51 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from TUS to VAN?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between TUS area and VAN, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 5 hours 15 minutes. We recommend catching the train at TUS Tucson Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from TUS. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at LAX Los Angeles.

How long does it take from TUS to VAN by car?

The total distance between TUS and VAN is 1117 miles and will take you about 18 hours 56 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $151.

TUS to VAN Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $127
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 36min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 165 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, flight, bus and by car
Distance 1,117 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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