Cold Winter Weather: Caution ! Park Roads Are Snow-packed and Icy.
A very cold air mass will settle across Northern Arizona through the remainder of the week... with high temperatures in the 20s & 30s (-6 to 3 C) for most locations. Another storm system will bring a chance of snow to the area Saturday & Sunday. More »
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RIDE THE PARK'S FREE SHUTTLE BUSES - SAVE FUEL !
Xanterra South Rim operates a taxi service between Grand Canyon Airport, the hotels and businesses in Tusayan, AZ (7 miles / 11 km south) and Grand Canyon Village. 928-638-2822
The Grand Canyon Railway offers train service between Williams, AZ (on I-40) and Grand Canyon Village.. 1-800-THE-TRAIN
Commercial air carriers serve Las Vegas, Nv, Phoenix and Flagstaff, AZ. There is limited air service into Grand Canyon Airport (10 miles / 16 km south of the park) from Las Vegas and elsewhere.
Greyhound Bus Lines (800) 231-2222 - offers service from Flagstaff and Williams to points nationwide. 928-774-4573 (Flagstaff Greyhound office)
The Grand Canyon Shuttle Daily scheduled shuttle service between the North and South rims. Reservations recommended. 928-606-9212 Service available during November 2013. Call for details.
North Rim (May 15th - Oct. 31)
Did You Know?
From Yavapai Point on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, the drop to the Colorado River below is 4,600 feet (1,400 m). The elevation at river level is 2,450 feet (750 m) above sea level. Without the Colorado River, a perennial river in a desert environment, the Grand Canyon would not exist.