There are 6 ways to get from Scottsdale to Sedona by bus, train, taxi, car, plane or shuttle

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Line 50 bus, train, Amtrak Thruway, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Camelback Rd & Scottsdale Rd to Camelback Rd & Central Av 50
  2. Take the train from Central Ave/Camelback to 19th Ave/Dunlap
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ to Camp Verde, AZ
  4. Take a taxi from Camp Verde, AZ to Sedona

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Sedona, AZ

$57 - $84

4 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Phoenix, AZ - Sky Harbor Airport to Flagstaff, AZ 8561

Line 72 bus, train, bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Scottsdale Rd & Fashion Square Cir to University/Rural TC 72
  2. Take the train from University Dr/Rural to 3rd St/Washington
  3. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Flagstaff, Az
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Flagstaff, AZ to Sedona, AZ

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Scottsdale to Sedona 124.9 miles

$12 - $18

Line 50 bus, line 44 bus, fly  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Camelback Rd & Scottsdale Rd to Camelback Rd & 44th St
  2. Take the line 44 bus from 44th St & Colter St to Sky Train Station
  3. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Flagstaff (FLG) PHX - FLG

$209 - $387

Questions & Answers

The distance between Scottsdale and Sedona is 94 miles. The road distance is 124.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Scottsdale to Sedona without a car is to line 50 bus and train and Amtrak Thruway and taxi which takes 4 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Scottsdale to Sedona, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Phoenix Airport to Flagstaff Airport is the direct flight which takes 42 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Scottsdale to Sedona is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Scottsdale to Sedona.

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American Airlines offers flights from Phoenix Airport to Flagstaff Airport.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Sedona. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Scottsdale to Sedona.
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  • Distance: 94.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Scottsdale, AZ, USA and Sedona, AZ, USA?

Amtrak operates a bus from Scottsdale to Sedona every 3 hours, and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Flagstaff
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Phone
(602) 253-5000
Email
csr@valleymetro.org
Website
valleymetro.org
Train from Central Ave/Camelback to 19th Ave/Dunlap
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Train from University Dr/Rural to 3rd St/Washington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Bus operators
Valley Metro Phoenix
Phone
(602) 253-5000
Email
csr@valleymetro.org
Website
valleymetro.org
Bus from Camelback Rd & Scottsdale Rd to Camelback Rd & Central Av
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Bus from Scottsdale Rd & Fashion Square Cir to University/Rural TC
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Bus from Camelback Rd & Scottsdale Rd to Camelback Rd & 44th St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
Bus from 44th St & Colter St to Sky Train Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.org
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to Camp Verde, AZ
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
Bus from Flagstaff, AZ to Sedona, AZ
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.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 Phoenix, Az to Flagstaff, Az
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Arizona Shuttle
Phone
+1 (800) 888-2749
Website
arizonashuttle.com
Shuttle from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, AZ to Sedona, AZ
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
arizonashuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from Camp Verde, AZ to Sedona
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
The K Car
Phone
+1 928-777-7777
Website
thekcar.com

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