What is the closest airport to Grand Canyon?

The closest airport to Grand Canyon is the Flagstaff. However, there are no direct flight to Flagstaff and you will need a layover to Phoenix.

Is Las Vegas or Phoenix closer to the Grand Canyon?

From Phoenix Airport to Grand Canyon

Most part of the Grand Canyon visitors flight to Phoenix and drive about 4 hours to the Grand Canyon. Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport is indeed 231 miles (ca. 372 km) to the South Rim (4 hours drive) whereas the West Rim is 263 miles (ca. 423 km) away (4 hours 45 minutes drive).

From Las Vegas Airport to Grand Canyon

The closest airport to the Grand Canyon West Rim is Las Vegas McCarran International Airport – 122 miles (ca. 196 km) 2 hours and 40 minutes drive. The distance to the South Rim is instead 274 miles (ca. 441 km), that is about 5 hours drive.