Getting to the Grand Canyon

What’s the best way to get to the Grand Canyon?

Since the national park is in a remote area in northern Arizona, most people drive. You can also fly into an airport and rent a car, or take a train. See our transportation page for more information. Nearby towns also offer tours to the Grand Canyon.

South Entrance to Grand Canyon National Park. Photo by NPS

South Entrance to Grand Canyon National Park. Photo by NPS

Best Road Trips to the Grand Canyon

Driving to the Grand Canyon is a glorious journey.¬†Check our road trip itinerary collection for your perfect vacation. You can choose from many¬†different routes that make the trip almost as exciting as the adventures you’ll have when you arrive. Whether you are starting from California, Texas, Colorado, Las Vegas, or Utah, we have trips that show you what routes to take and what attractions to stop for. After all, you wouldn’t want to miss Route 66, cliff dwellings, or the Skywalk.

Grand Canyon Map PDF Download

Download our PDF map because once you get to Grand Canyon National Park, you’ll want to make the best use of your time. The map shows entrances, roads, and major attractions.