Saint George travel guide

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You're Going to Love Saint George

With a population of 72,897, Saint George is a must-see destination in Utah, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. We recommend you stay at least 2 days in order to fully appreciate everything Saint George has to offer.

Where to Eat in Saint George

If you’re looking for affordable options, Riverwalk Grill (4210 Bluegrass Way) and Hash House A Go Go - St. George (1812 Red Cliffs Dr) are great picks.

When to visit Saint George

Saint George in August
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Saint George in August
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
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How to Get to Saint George


When flying to Saint George, you’ll arrive at Saint George (SGU), which is located 1 mile from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to Saint George include United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines. The shortest domestic flight to Saint George departs from San Diego and takes around 3h 48m.


The train station in Saint George is called Saint George, and is located 1.2 miles from the city center.


Another option to get to Saint George is to pick up a car rental from Las Vegas, which is about 108 miles from Saint George. You’ll find branches of Turo and Fox, among others, in Las Vegas.


Greyhound operates bus routes to Saint George. From Las Vegas, the bus ride to Saint George takes 140 miles and will cost you around $30. From Ontario, the ticket costs about $118 for a journey of 485 miles. The most popular bus station is Saint George Greyhound Stop, located 1.0 mile from downtown Saint George. Saint George Texaco is also a commonly used station, and is 1.5 miles from the city center.

Airports near Saint George

Airlines serving Saint George

Good (3,410 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (3,262 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,467 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (4,775 reviews)

Where to stay in Saint George

Average rates range from around $311 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $371 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Days Inn by Wyndham St. George and Econo Lodge St George North - Near Pioneer Park.

Where to stay in popular areas of Saint George

Most booked hotels in Saint George

Best Western Plus Settlers Point
Excellent (9.2, 204 reviews)
Red Mountain Resort
Excellent (8.8, 215 reviews)
SpringHill Suites by Marriott St. George Washington
Excellent (8.9, 87 reviews)
Best Western PLUS Abbey Inn
Excellent (8.7, 1008 reviews)
Holiday Inn Express St. George North - Zion, An IHG Hotel
Excellent (8.5, 256 reviews)
Comfort Inn at Convention Center
Excellent (8.3, 797 reviews)
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Renting a car in Saint George

Renting a car in Saint George costs $71 per day, on average, or $143 if you want to rent if for 2 days. Alamo, Hertz and Enterprise are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to rent a car in Saint George is the Alamo branch at 4550 S. Airport Parkway, which is 6 miles from the city center.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 4% cheaper than airport locations in Saint George.

Expect to pay $3.75 per gallon in Saint George (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $44.97 and $59.96. The most frequently booked car type in Saint George is Supplier choice (Class Special Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard rental cars (Subaru Outback or similar) are, on average, 75% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.