There are 7 ways to get from San Diego 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Flagstaff, bus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Flagstaff (FLG) SAN - FLG
  2. Take the bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon

$159 - $282

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Barstow, CA to Las Vegas
  4. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Grand Canyon, AZ

$101 - $213

5 alternative options

Fly to Las Vegas, shuttle  •  9 h 37 min

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

Fly to Phoenix, bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Phoenix (PHX) SAN - PHX
  2. Take the bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon

$155 - $372

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  15 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego to Greyhound Station, Phoenix
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon

Train, bus  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
  2. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Flagstaff Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon

$133 - $325

Drive  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Grand-Canyon 555.9 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Grand-Canyon is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Grand-Canyon is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 56 min and costs $150 - $290.

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The distance between San Diego and Grand-Canyon is 592 km. The road distance is 890 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from San Diego to Grand-Canyon, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Grand-Canyon. However, there are services departing from San Diego and arriving at Grand Canyon via Buckeye Rd & 24th St, Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport and Flagstaff, AZ. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Grand-Canyon, AZ, USA?

You can take a bus from San Diego to Grand-Canyon via Greyhound Station, Phoenix, Buckeye Rd & 24th St, Sky Harbor Term 2, Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport, Flagstaff, AZ, and Grand Canyon in around 15 h 18 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Las Vegas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from San Diego to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Flagstaff via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from San Diego to Flagstaff via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from San Diego to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from San Diego to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Flagstaff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Flagstaff Pulliam Airport to Grand Canyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Flagstaff, AZ
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
Bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Grand Canyon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
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 Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Diego to Greyhound Station, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Barstow, CA to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$11 - $17
Platinum
$17 - $23
Ejecutivo
$18 - $26
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

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