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Getting to American Southwest


Phoenix's Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) is a major center for international and domestic airlines flying to the American Southwest. Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and Santa Fe Municipal Airport (SAF) are also important points of arrival and departure. Many visitors to the Southwest access the Grand Canyon and northern Arizona attractions from Las Vegas’s McCarren International Airport (LAS), four hours to the west.


Many major airlines, including United, Delta, American, Southwest, and Continental, serve the various airports of the Southwest.

Flight Times

Nonstop travel times to Phoenix are as follows: 5 hours from New York; 2.5 hours from Dallas; 1.5 hours Los Angeles; 3.5 hours from Chicago. Nonstop flights to Albuquerque are as follows: 5 hours from New York; 2 hours from Los Angeles; 3 hours from Atlanta.

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