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There are 5 ways to get from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Austin, bus  •  8h 12m

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Flagstaff (FLG) AUS - FLG
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Tusayan IMAX, AZ

$431 - $1,854

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Bus  •  29h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 895 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Phoenix, Az
  3. Take the bus from Phoenix Airport to Flagstaff
  4. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Tusayan IMAX, AZ

$159 - $236

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Bus to San Antonio, fly, bus  •  10h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Flagstaff (FLG) SAT - FLG
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Tusayan IMAX, AZ

$467 - $1,972

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  37h 17m

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak Station to Maricopa Amtrak Station
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Maricopa Amtrak to Sky Harbor Airport
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
  4. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Tusayan IMAX, AZ

Drive  •  19h 46m

  1. Drive from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) 1229.3 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 19h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) is to fly and bus which costs $430 - $1,900 and takes 8h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN). However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Tusayan IMAX, AZ via San Antonio, Tx, Phoenix, Az, Phoenix Airport and Flagstaff, AZ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 30m.

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The distance between Austin and Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) is 925 miles. The road distance is 1229.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) without a car is to bus which takes 29h 30m and costs $150 - $240.

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It takes approximately 8h 12m to get from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN), including transfers.

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Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Austin, Tx station.

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There is no direct flight from Austin Airport to Flagstaff Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 17m and has one stopover.

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Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) bus services, operated by Arizona Shuttle, arrive at Tusayan IMAX, AZ station.

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Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) is 1h behind Austin. It is currently 9:39 AM in Austin and 8:39 AM in Grand Canyon Airport (GCN).

Map of how to get from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN).
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  • Distance: 925.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 12m

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Grand Canyon Airport (GCN), USA?

You can take a bus from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) via San Antonio, Tx, Phoenix, Az, Phoenix 44 St Transit Ctr, Az, Phoenix Airport, Flagstaff, and Flagstaff, AZ in around 29h 30m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Austin to Flagstaff via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Austin to Flagstaff via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from San Antonio to Flagstaff via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from San Antonio to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from San Antonio to Flagstaff via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Flagstaff via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from San Antonio to Flagstaff via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,100
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak Station to Maricopa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28h 22m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $420
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Tusayan IMAX, AZ
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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Arizona Shuttle
Bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Tusayan IMAX, AZ
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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Arizona Shuttle
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$140 - $210
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Phoenix Airport to Flagstaff
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Maricopa Amtrak to Sky Harbor Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
amtrak.com

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN) is 1229 miles. It takes approximately 19h 46m to drive from Austin to Grand Canyon Airport (GCN).

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Flagstaff Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Grand Canyon Airport (GCN). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 25m and costs $1 - $4.

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