Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix, Arizona, is the closest major airport and is about a 2.5 hour drive or a half hour flight away from Flagstaff. Most of our rafters fly into Phoenix and then fly, take a shuttle, or drive a rental car to Flagstaff.
Flagstaff By Plane
Direct flights are available into Flagstaff from Phoenix. Service from Phoenix is provided by American Airlines (aa.com/en-us/flights-from-phoenix-to-flagstaff). If you fly American Airlines into Phoenix, there is often a reduced fare on the Phoenix-Flagstaff portion.
Phoenix/Flagstaff by Shuttle
Groome Transportation 928.350.8466, Ext# 1303
Groome Transportation offers pick-up service at each terminal at Sky Harbor Airport and drop-off at the Amtrak Station in downtown Flagstaff, a five minute cab-ride from our meeting location/hotel, the DoubleTree by Hilton Flagstaff. With six departure times each day, this is a convenient and reliable transportation option.
Phoenix/Flagstaff by Rental Car
Car rentals are available in Phoenix and Flagstaff from a variety of rental agencies. Please contact the car rental agencies directly for information as their offerings vary year to year. You will need to arrange transportation (taxi) to and from the rental agencies’ locations; be sure to allow time and money for the pick-up and drop-off of your rental car both before and after your trip.