Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Phoenix to Las Vegas. If you're planning a road trip to Las Vegas, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
11:00 am start in Phoenix
drive for about 3.5 hours
2:23 pm Lake Havasu City
stay overnight and leave the next day around 11:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 3.5 hours
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11:00 am leave from Lake Havasu City
drive for about 2 hours
1:10 pm Hoover Dam
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:10 pm
drive for about 30 minutes
2:40 pm arrive in Las Vegas
stay at Bellagio Hotel
day 2 driving ≈ 2.5 hours
Road Trip from Vegas to the National parks in Arizona and Utah (3 answers)
Lake Havasu City (7 answers)
questions about Lake Havasu City:
Cool, off the beaten path place to stay overnight in Lake Havasu
Hoover Dam (33 mentions)
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Las Vegas.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Bellagio Hotel, which was mentioned 51 times on Trippy.
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Giada, which was mentioned 9 times.
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
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Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!
For example, here are some questions people have asked about Las Vegas. Click on any question to see answers from the community!
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Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!
Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Las Vegas to Phoenix drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.
You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Phoenix to Las Vegas. Or get a full Phoenix to Las Vegas flight plan.
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