The Las Vegas Strip illuminated with neon lights, seen from above from a Las Vegas helicopter tour.

Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon West Rim Flights

Discover daily nonstop flights from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon West Rim. Las Vegas flights are the best - and fastest - way to travel to the Grand Canyon. All flights allow luggage and offer shuttle service from most major Las Vegas hotels. Flying with GCSA also gives you the freedom to explore the wonders of the Grand Canyon West on your own terms. Pick the activities, excursions, and sightseeing experiences that are right for you.

Take a break from the city lights and discover one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Discover all flights from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon West Rim today.

Airplanes flying from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon West

Las Vegas to Grand Canyon West Flight Information

Departure: Las Vegas (Boulder City), Nevada (BVU)

Destination: Grand Canyon West, Arizona (1G4)

Duration: Approximately 30-35 minutes

Gateway To:

  • Grand Canyon West Rim

Shuttle Service: Passengers are dropped off at most major hotels in Downtown Las Vegas and on the Strip.

Luggage Information:

Each passenger can check luggage up to 25 lbs per bag with a limit of 50 lbs total. 

  • A flat charge of $25 will be added if luggage exceeds these limits.
  • Baggage CANNOT exceed 150 lbs.
  • We cannot transport baggage/luggage as cargo without passengers traveling.

Visitors to the Grand Canyon West Rim stand atop the Skywalk Bridge, across from a rock formation known as Eagle Point.

Las Vegas to Grand Canyon West Rim FAQs

How far from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon West Rim?

The Grand Canyon West Rim is the closest side of the canyon to Las Vegas. It is approximately 130 miles from the heart of Las Vegas, making it the ideal day trip from Sin City.

What other locations offer flights to Las Vegas?

Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines offers nonstop flights to the Las Vegas area from three different locations.

Discover all of Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines’ Las Vegas flights.

How much is the entrance fee to Grand Canyon West Rim?

The minimum price to visit the West Rim is $47.74 per person. 

When you book an airplane or bus tour from Las Vegas through Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines, access is already included in your tour price. Plus, if you’re leaving from Las Vegas, you'll get to experience incredible aerial views of the Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, the Colorado River, Grand Canyon West, and more. That's a price you just can't beat!

What is there to do at the West Rim of the Grand Canyon?

Grand Canyon West offers several exciting outdoor activities. 

  • Soar through the desert skies on an airplane or helicopter tour showcasing the highlights of Grand Canyon West
  • Walk 4,000 above the ground on the glass-bottomed Grand Canyon Skywalk bridge
  • Enjoy a 360-degree panoramic view of the canyon at Guano Point
  • Experience a cowboy gunfight at Hualapai Ranch
  • Descend thousands of feet to the canyon floor before embarking on a motorized pontoon boat trip of the Colorado River
  • Check out the fantastic eagle-shaped natural rock formation at Eagle Point lookout.
Can you fly from the Grand Canyon back to Las Vegas?

Absolutely! We offer direct flights from both the Grand Canyon West Rim and Grand Canyon South Rim to the Las Vegas area.

Learn more about Grand Canyon flights.

How far is the drive from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon West Rim?

Many people are surprised when they discover the Grand Canyon West Rim is just a couple of hours from Las Vegas. On average, the drive takes approximately two hours.