Cars on Arches road


Arches National Park is located in southeast Utah:
  • 5 miles north of Moab, Utah
  • 110 miles southwest of Grand Junction, Colorado
  • 236 miles southeast of Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 360 miles southwest of Denver, Colorado

Getting Here by Car

The entrance to Arches National Park is north of the town of Moab, Utah.
  • From Moab, drive north on US 191 for five miles, or
  • From Interstate 70 (Crescent Junction), drive south on US 191 for 22 miles.

Getting Here by Plane

Commercial airlines serve Grand Junction, Colorado, and Moab and Salt Lake City, Utah.

Getting Here by Train

Amtrak stops at Grand Junction and Green River.

Getting Here by Bus

Nationwide bus service is available to Green River, Utah, (50 miles from Moab) and Grand Junction.

Commercial bus drivers: Please read Tour Bus Information before coming to Arches.

Getting Here by Shuttle or Taxi

Commercial van services and taxis operate between Grand Junction, Moab and other destinations. For additional information on transportation options in and around Moab, contact the Grand County Travel Council.

When You Arrive

Getting Around the Park: Most visits to Arches involve traveling by vehicle along the scenic drive, which provides access to many viewpoints and trailheads. Some times of year—or even times of day—are far busier than others. Check the Traffic & Travel Trips page for suggestions on avoiding the crowds. Road construction may cause delays or closures during your visit.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 907
Moab, UT 84532


(435) 719-2299

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