The Westin Phoenix Downtown is located just five miles from the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX). Taxis are readily available, or private car service can be arranged in advance through Transtyle. Also accessible from the airport, Greater Phoenix's light rail system and other public transportation options stop directly across from the hotel—and offer convenient transport to other parts of the city.
Getting around Phoenix is easy via public transportation or on foot, with a convenient METRO light rail station just across the street and many destinations within walking distance. Private car service is a convenient option for longer excursions, meetings, or nights out.
If you are traveling by car, please see driving directions, from the airport or any other location.
Travel Distance: Approximately 8.05 km/5.0 miles
Options for getting to and from the hotel include:
EcoTrans/The Driver Provider offers a fleet of cars, and provides meet-and-greet and curbside pickup service to and from the airport. Reservations by phone must be made at least 24 hours in advance. For more information, call the company directly or email 3574MOD@westin.com.
Taxis are readily available at the taxi station in the ground transportation area outside baggage claim.
SuperShuttle departs from the airport to downtown every 15 minutes, in ground transportation's designated shuttle area outside baggage claim. Travel time varies as the shuttle stops at several hotels in downtown Phoenix.
From the airport, take the METRO Light Rail shuttle bus to the light rail train stop. Board METRO Light Rail on the "19th Ave & Montebello" westbound line, then disembark at Central Avenue and Van Buren Street. The hotel is directly across the street.
METRO Light Rail serves the cities of Phoenix, Tempe, and Mesa. The system includes local light rail as well as express trains and buses between cities.
The light rail provides easy access to area shopping and dining, parks, museums, and major sports venues within Phoenix and surrounding areas. The closest stop is Central Station, approximately five minutes on foot from the hotel.
Many businesses, attractions, and entertainment destinations are within comfortable walking distance of the hotel. Phoenix CityScape, less than a mile away, is a mixed-use development offering dining, shopping, entertainment, and events. Under a mile away are Chase Field, US Airways Center, Arizona Science Center, Phoenix Museum of History, and the Phoenix Art Museum. Heard Museum is only two miles from the hotel, while Encanto Park—over 200 acres of park land and recreation options—is just three miles away.
Transportation from the airport to the hotel is available with advance reservations. Return transportation can be arranged from the Front Desk 24 hours a day.
Note: Estimated charges, fees and schedules are not guaranteed by hotel. Driving distance may be affected by local conditions and traffic.
If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact us at (1)(602) 429-3500.