Panoramic view of the Grand Canyon from the window of a bus tour

Bus Tours to the Grand Canyon & Beyond

In addition to being the largest and most experienced airplane tour operator in the world, Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines also offers unforgettable bus tours to the Grand Canyon and beyond. Sit back and relax as a spacious, air-conditioned motorcoach transports you to the Grand Canyon West Rim, Grand Canyon South Rim, Hoover Dam, or Glen Canyon.

Each Southwest bus tour offers its own unique activities like helicopter tours, sightseeing Hummer excursions, and exciting river excursions that float along the Colorado River. With so many options, Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines is sure to have the ideal Southwestern adventure for you.

Browse all Southwest bus tours below:

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Leaving from Las Vegas
A Grand Canyon landscape featuring a sunny and clear sky above.South Rim Bus Tour

Spend an entire day exploring the unforgettable sights of the American Southwest. From the air-conditioned comfort of a luxury motorcoach, enjoy views of the world-famous South Rim of the Grand Canyon with ample time for photo opportunities.

Duration: 14 hours
A Grand Canyon helicopter tour with passengers aboard flies over a forest.South Rim Bus Tour with Helicopter

Does the prospect of a helicopter ride over the most photographed section of the Grand Canyon set your heart to beating a little faster?

Duration: 14 hours
Two Buck Wild Hummers parked on the rim of the canyonSouth Rim Motorcoach Tour with Hummer

Turn your motorcoach trip to the Grand Canyon National Park into a ground tour you'll never forget when you upgrade to include a Hummer excursion! After your roadtrip from Las Vegas to the South Rim you'll arrive at the park and board a custom Hummer vehicle and travel to the best sights in the area.

Duration: 14 hours
Guano Point at SunsetWest Rim Bus Tour

Experience an all-day excursion to the Grand Canyon West aboard a luxury motorcoach, complete with climate control and plush seating.

Duration: 10 hours
The Grand Canyon West with the Skywalk Bridge in the foreground.West Rim Bus Tour with Skywalk

The jewel of the American Southwest - the Grand Canyon - awaits! Travel by motorcoach to the West Rim and find spectacular views at Eagle Point and Guano Point. You'll also have the opportunity to stand atop the Skywalk Bridge, where you can see the canyon floor a mile below you.

Duration: 10 hours
Bright sunny day at Grand Canyon West Rim at the bottom of the canyon with views of a pontoon boat departing on the Colorado River on the West Rim Motorcoach with Helicopter and Boat TourWest Rim Bus Tour with Helicopter and Boat

Reach the West Rim by motorcoach with sights of beautiful desert nature along the way. You'll tour the canyon on both a dazzling helicopter flight and a serene boat ride between the canyon walls.

Duration: 10 hours
Red EC130 Helicopter landed at the bottom of the canyon on a sunny day at Grand Canyon West on the West Rim Motorcoach with Heli, Boat, and Skywalk TourWest Rim Bus Tour with Helicopter, Boat Ride and Skywalk

This tour offers a variety of activities from helicopter and boat rides to access to the Skywalk Bridge, so you can explore the canyon from top to bottom.

Duration: 10 hours
Intake towers as seen from Arizona sideHoover Dam Bus Tour

Travel on a first-class motorcoach to one of the engineering marvels of the USA: the Hoover Dam. Stand at the top of this mammoth construction and gaze down 700 feet, then explore the inner-workings of this electrical powerhouse on a guided tour.

Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
A red AStar Helicopter flying over the Hoover Dam, dark blue waters below. Hoover Dam Deluxe Bus And Helicopter Tour

Experience Hoover Dam with this comprehensive tour that allows you to walk along the top of the dam, explore its inner workings, and then view it by air with a breathtaking helicopter tour.

Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Leaving from Grand Canyon National Park
Glen Canyon Dam and arched bridge viewed from below on a river raftGrand Canyon Coach and River Trip

Float along the serene Colorado River between ancient canyon walls on this 15.5-mile rafting trip. Absorb the wild natural beauty of this magnificent landform and even drift past ancient petroglyphs carved in the canyon walls themselves.

Duration: 11 hours
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The Grand Canyon alight with pink light from the setting sun.

Southwest Bus Tour Destinations

Bus Tours from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon West Rim

This state-of-the-art motorcoach makes for a luxurious and relaxing bus tour from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon. Your air-conditioned bus will travel through the Mojave Desert past Hoover Dam, the ancient Joshua Tree Forest, and the Colorado River en route to the West Rim.

Upon reaching the Grand Canyon West Rim, you'll find breathtaking lookouts and ample time for photo opportunities. Check out scenic lookouts like Guano Point and Eagle Point.

The West Rim is home to the Skywalk Bridge, where you feel as if you're suspended 4,000 feet above the Grand Canyon floor. The West Rim is also the only region of the canyon where you can descend nearly a mile below the canyon rim on a helicopter landing on the bottom of the Grand Canyon. From there, you can embark on a pontoon boat cruise along the Colorado River. These 12-hour motorcoach tours give you the chance to explore the Grand Canyon from top to bottom.

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Bus Tours from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon South Rim

Our luxurious ground tour vehicles whisk you away to the famous Grand Canyon National Park. Also known as the South Rim, this area contains some of the most awe-inspiring and photogenic landscapes in the world.

En route to the Grand Canyon National Park, your bus tour will make a brief stop for photo opportunities of the Hoover Dam. Enjoy spectacular views of this massive structure from the bypass bridge overlooking the dam. You'll travel through the Mojave Desert through the Joshua Tree Forest in comfort with full air conditioning and oversized sightseeing windows.

Once at the South Rim, you can explore a variety of scenic lookout points, shop, or enjoy a meal. Available upgrades to these daylong adventures include a world-class helicopter tour over the widest and deepest parts of the Grand Canyon or a Hummer tour to even more of the South Rim's breathtaking lookout points.

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Bus Tours from Grand Canyon South Rim to Page, AZ

Are you already planning a trip to the Grand Canyon National Park and want to make your vacation a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience? You can hop on a bus tour from the South Rim to Page AZ for a smooth water rafting trip along the Colorado River! 

During the 3.5-hour road trip to Page, your air-conditioned motorcoach will pass through the Grand Canyon National Park, the Eastern Rim, Painted Desert, and the Navajo Indian Reservation before deboarding at the raft company in Page. You'll embark on a peaceful 15.5-mile smooth water float trip on onboard a motorized raft. Throughout your journey through the walls of Glen Canyon, you'll discover ancient petroglyphs, float around the world-famous Horseshoe Bend, and stop at the historic Lee's Ferry.

This once-in-a-lifetime Glen Canyon smooth water bus trip is sure to be a highlight on your Southwestern vacation.

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Bus Tours from Las Vegas to Hoover Dam

Are you on the hunt for a truly immersive tour of the Hoover Dam and Lake Mead? Look no further. Bus tours are one of the best ways to experience this Engineering Marvel of the World.

Upon arrival at the Hoover Dam, you'll be given a VIP tour of the interior of this modern-day marvel. During your tour of the dam's lower level, professional tour guides will educate and entertain you with facts about the dam's history and construction.

After the interior tour, you'll have plenty of free time to explore the visitor center and observation deck. You can also spend time at the museum or check out a short film about the construction of the Hoover Dam. For an even more memorable experience, upgrade your bus tour to include a helicopter ride over this fascinating piece of architecture. The scenic flight includes aerial views of the Hoover Dam, Colorado River, and Lake Mead.

Once your Hoover Dam adventure has come to an end, the motorcoach will be waiting to return you to Las Vegas.

Southwest Bus Tour FAQs

How much does a bus tour cost?

The price of each bus tour with GCSA is based on multiple factors.

  • The tour destination
  • The length of your trip
  • Whether there are any additional experiences/upgrades

GCSA offers bus tours to the Grand Canyon South Rim, Grand Canyon West Rim, Hoover Dam, and Glen Canyon. The price of each tour is listed conveniently on the website next to the booking location.

At GCSA, we pride ourselves on our transparent pricing. All taxes and fees, including any Hoover Dam passes and tours, are already included. No guesswork, just great prices.

Do you offer hotel pick-up and drop-off for bus tours?

Yes! If your bus tour is departing from Las Vegas, you can be picked up or dropped off by our roundtrip shuttle transportation. Hotel pick-up and drop-off is available for most major hotels in Downtown Las Vegas and on the Strip.

Do you offer customized bus tours for groups?

Absolutely! For the past 20 years, Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines has been the premier provider of Grand Canyon tours for medium and large groups. Whether you are booking a bus tour for 30 people or 300+, we have you covered.

Please contact our Group Services department at for help coordinating your group tour.