There are 4 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Zion National park by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Parowan 6053
  2. Drive from Parowan to Zion National park

$35 - $76

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Zion National park 308.1 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Cedar City, drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Cedar City (CDC) SLC - CDC
  2. Drive from Cedar City to Zion National park

$178 - $1,012

Fly to St George, shuttle  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to St George (SGU) SLC - SGU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from St. George, UT-1275 East Red Hills Parkway to Springdale, UT-Zion-Springdale Visitor Center

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The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to Zion National park is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 4 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to Zion National park is to fly and drive which costs $170 - $1,100 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and Zion National park is 256 miles. The road distance is 308.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Salt Lake City to Zion National park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Zion National park without a car is to bus and drive which takes 5 h 24 min and costs $30 - $80.

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Map of how to get from Salt Lake City to Zion National park.
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  • Distance: 255.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Zion National park, UT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Salt Lake City to Zion National park. However, you can take the bus to Parowan then take the drive to Zion National park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Zion National park.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Cedar City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Salt Lake City to St George
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Parowan
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
St. George Shuttle
Phone
+1 435-628-8320/(800) 933-8320
Email
info@stgshuttle.com
Website
stgshuttle.com
Shuttle from St. George, UT-1275 East Red Hills Parkway to Springdale, UT-Zion-Springdale Visitor Center
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
stgshuttle.com

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