It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.
It’s typically best to fly out from New York to Grand Canyon Village in the morning. Doing so could potentially save you 39% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.
Taking a trip to the Grand Canyon from New York, you have the option of flying into Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, Arizona. There are flights leaving from all three major airports serving New York City. You’ll take off from Liberty International Airport in Newark, John F. Kennedy Airport in Queens, or LaGuardia in Queens. Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix is about three miles from downtown Phoenix. It’s the biggest and busiest airport in Arizona. It’s a big hub for American Airlines and serves destinations in five different countries. There were almost 45 million passengers handled in 2018 at this airport.
There are direct flights on United, American Airlines, and Delta going into Phoenix. They take off from Newark and JFK. The duration of the flight is about 5h 14m-5h 30m. Usually, the direct flights cost just slightly more than the one-stop flights. The Grand Canyon is about a three and a half-hour drive from this airport, or you can fly to a regional airport close to it in Flagstaff. That’s a flight you can pick up out of Phoenix.
Flights traveling this route will stop in Chicago, Las Vegas, Denver, Philadelphia, Charlotte, Detroit, Houston, Dallas, and Los Angeles. If you decide to just book a flight from New York to Flagstaff, there are a few that all have stops. Many of them stop in Phoenix anyway. You’ll see there are a range of stopover times from about a half-hour to close to four hours in some cases.
There is no need for a passport or visa to fly this route. You will need a valid form of identification with a photo to board your flight. This flight is an all domestic flight that stays within the country.
Located just 7.1 mi from the city center, Grand Canyon Village National Park is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Grand Canyon Village from New York. Booking flights from New York to National Park (GCN) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from New York from 0 different airlines.