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There are 4 ways to get from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City by bus, car, train, taxi, plane or shuttle

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Bus, drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Tempe to Kingman N FlixBus
  2. Drive from Kingman N to Lake Havasu City

$15 - $29

3 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway, train, taxi  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
  2. Take the train from Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Needles Amtrak
  3. Take a taxi from Needles Amtrak to Lake Havasu City

$255 - $371

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City 207.5 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Las Vegas (LAS) PHX - LAS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ

$155 - $555

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Phoenix Airport (PHX) and Lake Havasu City is 153 miles. The road distance is 207.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train and taxi which takes 8 h 54 min and costs $250 - $380.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Las Vegas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City is 208 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to drive from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Phoenix Airport to Las Vegas Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Lake Havasu City. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City.
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  • Distance: 152.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Phoenix Airport (PHX), USA and Lake Havasu City, AZ, USA?

There is no direct connection from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to Lake Havasu City. However, you can take the line 30 bus to University Dr & Rural Rd, take the walk to Tempe, take the bus to Kingman N, then take the drive to Lake Havasu City. Alternatively, you can take the Amtrak Thruway to Flagstaff, AZ, take the walk to Flagstaff Amtrak Station, take the train to Needles Amtrak, then take the taxi to Lake Havasu City.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
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 Flagstaff Amtrak Station to Needles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Once 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
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tempe to Kingman N
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $17
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 Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Aloha Airport Express
Website
azaloha.com
Shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
azaloha.com
Commuter Services Shuttle
Website
commuterservices.net
Shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran Airport, NV to Lake Havasu City, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
commuterservices.net
Other operators
Taxi from Needles Amtrak to Lake Havasu City
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260

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