Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Phoenix to Grand Canyon National Park. If you're planning a road trip to Grand Canyon National Park, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Phoenix and Grand Canyon National Park. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
10:00 am start in Phoenix
drive for about 56 minutes
10:56 am Rock Springs Cafe
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 11:56 am
drive for about 1 hour
1:05 pm Jerome (Arizona)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:05 pm
drive for about 56 minutes
3:01 pm Flagstaff
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 4:01 pm
drive for about 37 minutes
4:38 pm Williams
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 5:38 pm
drive for about 53 minutes
6:30 pm Tusayan
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 7:30 pm
drive for about 13 minutes
7:43 pm arrive at Grand Canyon National Park
driving ≈ 4.5 hours
Your starting point is Phoenix, Arizona.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Rock Springs Cafe (2 mentions)
Jerome (Arizona) (2 answers)
Flagstaff (49 answers)
Lowell Observatory (3 mentions)
restaurants around Flagstaff:
Macy's Fresh Roasted Coffee
Flagstaff Brewing Company
hotels around Flagstaff:
Aspen Inn Bed & Breakfast
Hotel Monte Vista
questions about Flagstaff:
Best cozy hotel in Flagstaff nearby Monte Vista hotel
Where to stay
Williams (8 answers)
questions about Williams:
Are there side streets going to Williams, AZ from Phoenix?
Tusayan (4 answers)
Grand Canyon South Rim (8 mentions)
Bright Angel Trail (5 mentions)
Havasu Falls (3 mentions)
Grand Canyon Village (2 mentions)
S Kaibab Trail (2 mentions)
hotels around Tusayan:
Red Feather Hotel
Your final destination is Grand Canyon.
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