How to Reach Flagstaff - The Easiest Way to Reach Flagstaff


By Air:

  • Flagstaff Pulliam Airport is the in house airport of the city. It has regular scheduled commercial airline service.
  • Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is the nearest airport to Flagstaff. Driving time between Flagstaff and Sky Harbor is greater than the 150-mile separation. It is suggested to take a marginal time to reach Flagstaff from Phoenix, as the airport is on the opposite side.

By Train:

  • Amtrak's daily Southwest Chief Chicago-Los Angeles line makes a stop in downtown Flagstaff.

By Car:

  • Flagstaff is located at the cross-section of Interstate 40, which runs west to California and east to New Mexico, following historic Route 66 and Interstate 17.


  • By Car: Getting around in Flagstaff by car is an easy and comfortable way to commute. Rented cars are available throughout the city.
  • By Bus: There are various bus stations throughout the city which are available to commute.
  • By Rail: Amtrak Railway Station is the sole railway station of the town and has trips within and to the city.

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Modes of Transportation in Flagstaff

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Flagstaff. The most preferred mode of transport in Flagstaff is Walking.

Average distance: 13.28 km Average time: 22 min

  • Walking 50%
    Walking 20 min Overall average time for 2.41 kms 20 min
  • Car 50%
    Driving 24 min Overall average time for 24.14 kms 24 min

How to Reach Flagstaff from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Camp verde to Flagstaff 34.56 km 34 mins
Page to Flagstaff 73.37 km 1 hour 13 mins
Mesa to Flagstaff 76.08 km 1 hour 16 mins
Scottsdale to Flagstaff 76.64 km 1 hour 16 mins
Gilbert to Flagstaff 77.42 km 1 hour 17 mins
Prescott valley to Flagstaff 77.79 km 1 hour 17 mins
Tempe to Flagstaff 79.86 km 1 hour 19 mins
Queen creek to Flagstaff 79.93 km 1 hour 19 mins
Chandler to Flagstaff 80.71 km 1 hour 20 mins
Phoenix to Flagstaff 86.56 km 1 hour 26 mins
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