Sky Harbor, dubbed America’s Friendliest Airport, is the main airport for the Greater Phoenix area. Sky Harbor serves more than 120 domestic and international destinations. With 1,200 daily flights—about 500 of them nonstop—Sky Harbor is one of the most convenient airports in the United States.
Sky Harbor is served by 18 competitively priced carriers. The airport is located in the middle of Greater Phoenix, less than 10 minutes from downtown, and within 30 minutes of most hotels and resorts.
Convenient transportation to the airport comes by way of PHX Sky Train®. This driverless people mover transports Valley Metro Rail passengers between the airport and the 44th Street/Washington Street station. It is approximately 4 miles to get from Phoenix Airport (PHX) to the Phoenix Convention Center.
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport: 602-273-3300, skyharbor.com
For information on Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport’s COVID-19 response and procedures, click here.
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, located in southeast Mesa, is a growing regional airport serving the Greater Phoenix area. Gateway Airport serves about 1.3 million passengers per year to more than 35 nonstop destinations. Gateway Airport has convenient access to the Loop 202 Santan and US 60 freeways, allowing passengers to connect to the entire metro area. It is approximately 35 miles to get from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA) to the Phoenix Convention Center.
Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport: 480-988-7600, gatewayairport.com
The Convention Center is served by the Third Street/Washington and Third Street/Jefferson Light Rail Stations. Visit valleymetro.org/ for more information.
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