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Travel Times and Distances From Sun City, Arizona

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Sun City is a community in the northwest part of the Greater Phoenix area. The following chart represents the distance from Sun City, Arizona to the indicated city, and the time it takes to drive there.

The purpose of this chart is to give an estimation, not an exact time or distance. Obviously, I had to pick one point in each location in order to map it. Typically, I chose the City Hall, Chamber of Commerce, airport or some other official central place. You may be starting or ending at some other point, so please keep that in mind. Likewise, as far as the times from one point to another are concerned, people drive differently, during different times of the day and week, and road conditions and restrictions happen. Speed limits vary from 55 mph to 75 mph on highways here. 

The times are just estimates. You'll find that the online mapping services that I used to create these numbers often indicate that you'll get there in roughly 'a mile per minute'. I don't usually find that to be true. If I am driving a combination of highways and city streets, I usually leave an hour for every 50 miles, and longer if it is a major event where I expect traffic or parking problems.

The first set of cities, shown as white in the table, are in Maricopa County. The second set of cities, shown in light gray in the table, are in Pinal County are often considered part of the Greater Phoenix area. The third set of cities, shown in darker gray, are major destinations elsewhere in the State of Arizona. The last set of places, in the darkest gray, are common driving destinations outside Arizona.

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Travel Times and Distances From Sun City, Arizona

From Sun City, Arizona to ... Distance
(miles)
Time
(minutes)
Avondale 17 24
Buckeye 36 45
Carefree 29 43
Cave Creek 28 37
Chandler 55 59
Fountain Hills 40 51
Gila Bend 70 76
Gilbert 53 61
Glendale 10 19
Goodyear 20 26
Litchfield Park 16 28
Mesa 44 49
New River 26 29
Paradise Valley 31 40
Peoria 6 12
Phoenix 30 36
Queen Creek 67 78
Scottsdale 37 43
Sun City NA NA
Sun Lakes 52 59
Surprise 5 8
Tempe 36 41
Tolleson 15 21
Wickenburg 38 46
Apache Junction 60 69
Casa Grande 78 80
Florence 89 88
Maricopa 60 68
Superior 90 95
Bullhead City 204 205
Camp Verde 85 81
Cottonwood 98 99
Douglas 258 262
Flagstaff 138 128
Grand Canyon 221 213
Kingman 168 163
Lake Havasu City 203 205
Lake Powell 272 252
Nogales 203 191
Payson 103 109
Prescott 94 96
Sedona 111 112
Show Low 192 205
Sierra Vista 216 209
Tucson 147 144
Yuma 184 172
Disneyland, CA 359 327
Las Vegas, NV 269 265
Los Angeles, CA 376 341
Rocky Point, Mex* 213 252
San Diego, CA 360 335

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All mileage and time estimates were obtained from various online mapping services. Your time/distance may vary.

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