The city is being served by Tucson International Airport, located at a distance of 7 miles from the center area. Travelers can easily find their way from the airport to downtown Tucson, by using the ground transportation services available outside baggage claim. Near the main terminal, visitors will find rental car counters, as well as a 3-level parking garage.
The Sun Tran is providing bus routes across and outside Tucson, offering passes at affordable prices (a daily pass is $3.00, and a monthly pass costs $35.00). There are discounts offered for children, senior citizens and students - the U-Pass program gives unlimited access for University of Arizona students.
There are 3 ways to reach the University of Arizona campus, from Tucson International Airport:
By Shuttle: By using Arizona Stagecoach shuttle service, located near the baggage claim area, visitors will reach the campus for a cost of $15.
By Buss: There are several Sun Tran routes that will get travelers to the university. The fare is around $1 and it takes one hour to arrive to the university.
By Taxi: It is not the cheapest way to reach the university but it is a stress-free option. Travelers should know that the cab fares per mile are starting from $2.50 and it is a 9-mile trip.