There are 12 ways to get from Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly San Jose to Flagstaff, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Flagstaff (FLG) SJC - FLG
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$132 - $448

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Bus  •  21 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Barstow Station to Las Vegas Strip
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Grand Canyon, AZ

$120 - $253

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Fly Oakland to Flagstaff, bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Flagstaff (FLG) OAK - FLG
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$182 - $464

Fly San Jose to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Las Vegas (LAS) SJC - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

Fly Oakland to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Las Vegas (LAS) OAK - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

Fly San Francisco to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Las Vegas (LAS) SFO - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center

Fly San Jose to Phoenix, shuttle, bus  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Phoenix (PHX) SJC - PHX
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff Amtrak (Station)
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$172 - $493

Train, bus via Las Vegas @ Tropicana  •  21 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Skt Stockton Station Ace
  2. Take the train from Stockton Robert Cabral Station to Bakersfield Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Las Vegas Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Grand Canyon, AZ

Bus, train  •  22 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, CA to Los Angeles, CA
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$145 - $336

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose to Phoenix
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

Train, bus  •  26 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)

$180 - $471

Drive  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon 768.3 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon. However, there are services departing from El Camino & California and arriving at Grand Canyon, AZ via San Jose, Ca, Barstow Station, Las Vegas @ Caesars Palace and Las Vegas, NV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 5 min.

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The distance between Palo Alto and Grand-Canyon is 565 miles. The road distance is 768.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon, including transfers.

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Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Jose, Ca station.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to Flagstaff Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 1 min and has one stopover.

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Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon bus services, operated by Bundu Bus, arrive at Grand Canyon, AZ station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon is 768 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 37 min to drive from Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to Flagstaff Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Grand-Canyon. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon.
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  • Distance: 565.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 19 min

What companies run services between Palo Alto, CA, USA and Grand-Canyon, AZ, USA?

You can take a bus from Palo Alto to Grand-Canyon via Santa Clara & Montgomery, San Jose, Ca, Barstow, Ca, Barstow Station, Las Vegas Strip, Las Vegas @ Caesars Palace, Las Vegas @ Excalibur, Las Vegas, NV, and Grand Canyon, AZ in around 21 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from San Jose to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Phoenix via Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Phoenix via San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Flagstaff via Santa Ana, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,400
Flights from Oakland to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from San Jose to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Jose to Flagstaff via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Oakland to Flagstaff via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Oakland to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from San Jose to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Scc Santa Clara Station to Skt Stockton Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
acerail.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stockton Robert Cabral Station to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
Arizona Shuttle
Shuttle from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff Amtrak (Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
Arizona Shuttle
Bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon (Maswik Lodge)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
Arizona Shuttle
GO123 HOPPER
Email
https://www.go123hopper.com/contact/
Website
go123hopper.com
Shuttle from Las Vegas @ Circus Circus to Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
go123hopper.com
Book at
go123hopper.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$90 - $120
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Barstow Station to Las Vegas Strip
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bundu Bus
Website
bundubus.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Grand Canyon, AZ
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
bundubus.com
Book at
bundubus.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Las Vegas Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from San Jose to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Book at
GotoBus

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