Phoenix Sky Harbor
International Airport

NCAA® Phoenix Final Four®


The NCAA Final Four games will be played on April 1 and April 3 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. Sky Harbor looks forward to welcoming visitors for this event. Be prepared and see how our travel tips can save you time.

Welcome NCAA Final Four Travelers

If you are flying in for the NCAA Final Four, it is a good idea to reserve your rental car in advance. Vehicles may be limited for walk up customers.

Get more great travel tips on traveling to and from Phoenix during Final Four weekend.

Going downtown or to Fan Fest? How to get to Valley Metro Rail

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Departing after the NCAA Final Four?

The day after the NCAA Final Four (Tuesday, April 4) will be busy. If you are departing on April 4, keep in mind:

Remember 3-2-1 if you are traveling in for the College Football National Championship

Save Time- Use Early Bag Check

  • Check your bags before you board the Rental Car Shuttle.
  • Bags can be checked between 4 hours to 1-1/2 hours before your flight. 
  • Participating airlines: American, Southwest, United
  • No additional charge though individual airline bag fees apply.
  • Early Bag Check is also available at East Economy Parking and the 44th Street PHX Sky Train® Station.


Travel Tips

Many NCAA Final Four activities such as Fan Fest will be taking place in Downtown Phoenix.

If you are visiting Arizona for the NCAA Final Four or its activities, check out these helpful tips and links.

Information for Pilots

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