The offer is not valid with the Interagency Annual Pass. If you are a holder of an Access Pass or Senior Pass (formerly known as Golden Access or Golden Age passes) you can receive a 50% discount off of established standard rates at Bridge Bay, Canyon, Grant and Madison Campgrounds. The offer is not valid for Fishing Bridge RV Park. You must show your pass at check-in to receive the discount on your site only. Otherwise you will be charged the prevailing standard rate. For more information about Interagency passes, please visit this page on the NPS website.
Getting here is easier that you might think. You can get to Grand Canyon South Rim by bus, car, plane or train.
Greyhound Bus Lines offers service to Flagstaff and Williams, Arizona from points nationwide. For fare and schedule information call (800) 229-9424; +1-402-330-8552 (International areas without toll free access); 800-752-4841 (Assistance for passengers with disabilities); 800-345-3109 (TDD).
For information on seasonal daily bus service from Flagstaff, Williams, and Phoenix/Sky Harbor Airport to Grand Canyon, call Arizona Shuttle at (800)-888-2749.
Directions from various points of origin are outlined on the Directions page of this website. Please note, parking near the canyon’s rim, including parking for El Tovar Hotel, Kachina Lodge, Thunderbird Lodge, and Bright Angel Lodge, can be very limited. To best plan your Grand Canyon visit, please click here for additional information on road conditions and Historic Village parking locations.
When heading to Grand Canyon’s South Rim, you can fly into one of three airports:
Phoenix Sky Harbor
Flagstaff Pulliam Airport
Grand Canyon Airport
Commercial air carriers serve Las Vegas, Phoenix, Flagstaff, and Grand Canyon Airport. For flights to Grand Canyon Airport, located in Tusayan, which is just 10 mile south of the park, call Scenic Airlines at 800-634-6801 or visit them online.
Taxi service is available to Grand Canyon Airport, trail-heads, and other destinations. 24-hour service daily. Call 928. 638.2822 or 928.638.2631, ext. 6563.
Yes, it is possible to arrive at Grand Canyon’s South Rim by train! The Grand Canyon Railway provides train service between Williams, Arizona, and Grand Canyon, Arizona. The Railroad Express offers bus service for people who only want a one-way trip on the vintage train. To ride on the train one-way in the morning from Williams, contact any lodge transportation desk within the park. To ride on the train one-way in the afternoon, contact Grand Canyon Railway at 1-800-THE-TRAIN or visit the Grand Canyon Railway online.