Women’s Running Series Scottsdale: Travel and Hotels

    Days til race day on Nov 2, 2014199

Getting Here

Area Airports: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)

The Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) is a short 13 miles, and approximately 20 minutes, from Scottsdale (location of the host hotels for the event).

With more than 20 airlines serving the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, flying in and out of Phoenix is simple and efficient.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)
3400 E. Sky Harbor Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 273-3300

Rent Your Vehicle From Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Supports the Women’s Half Marathon Scottsdale!

Rent your car from Enterprise and receive 5% off market driven rates at all Enterprise Rent-A-Car locations within the state of Arizona. Click here to rent your car today at the personalized web site. Or go online and use account number L508592 and group name WOM.

By Car

Driving Distances – How far away are you?

Driving distances (in miles/kilometers to Scottsdale-Tempe, AZ)

  • Flagstaff – 150 mi/241 km
  • Tucson – 120 mi/193 km
  • San Diego – 371 mi/597 km
  • Los Angeles – 389 mi/626 km
  • Las Vegas – 305 mi/491 km
  • Salt Lake City – 668 mi/1,075 km
  • Albuquerque – 471 mi/758 km
  • Denver – 919 mi/1,479 km

Visit Scottsdale

Make your trip to Arizona for the Women’s Running Scottsdale Half Marathon a true vacation by spending a few extra days in the neighboring cities of Tempe and Scottsdale to relax and recharge. Celebrate your new personal best time or celebrate a weekend away with your girlfriends – the opportunities are endless.

Tempe and Scottsdale are both packed with distinct flavor, so you won’t want to miss out on the chance to explore both cities. Use the information below or check out or as resources to begin planning your trip today!

Scottsdale Attractions:

Scottsdale offers everything you need to make race weekend a mini-vacation, from our stunning Sonoran Desert setting and pampering resort spas to award-winning restaurants and so much more!

Make this a true girlfriends’ weekend by treating yourself to some much-needed time in one of Scottsdale’s decidedly wonderful spas. Whether you prefer a Sonoran Desert-inspired treatment with cactus flower nectars and desert honey, or a Vichy shower and soak in a mineral pool, Scottsdale spas are the perfect way to treat yourself after a job well-done.

Downtown Scottsdale

Camelback Road, south to Osborn Road between Miller Road and 68th Street

Comprised of a unique collection of shops, restaurants, galleries and nightclubs, downtown Scottsdale is rich with history and filled with the spirit of both the New and Old West.

McDowell Sonoran Preserve

Access via Thompson Peak Parkway, one-half mile north of Bell Road and 124th Street

The McDowell Sonoran Preserve, located in central Scottsdale, encompasses mountains, Sonoran Desert and wildlife corridors. The Preserve boasts well maintained trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding.

Scottsdale Fashion Square Mall

7014 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale


Scottsdale Fashion Square, the largest shopping mall in the Southwest, recently completed its $130 million renovation with the addition of several new retailers. New to Scottsdale’s high-end family of boutiques is the grandest of all department stores, Barney’s New York.