Travel Times From Carefree to Phoenix and Other Arizona Cities

How Long Does It Take to Drive From Carefree to...?

Carefree Sun Dial and Gardens
••• Carefree Sun Dial and Garden. © Judy Hedding

Carefree  is a city in the northeastern part of the Greater Phoenix area, north of Scottsdale. It is immediately adjacent to, and a "sister city" to Cave Creek. The following chart represents the distance from Carefree, Arizona to the indicated city, and the time it takes to drive there. It's worth a day trip!

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 and are 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 Carefree, Arizona

From Carefree, Arizona to ...Distance
(miles)
Time
(minutes)
Avondale4253
Buckeye6779
CarefreeNANA
Cave Creek36
Chandler4456
Fountain Hills2947
Gila Bend97109
Gilbert4256
Glendale3250
Goodyear4658
Litchfield Park4359
Mesa3346
New River1928
Paradise Valley2139
Peoria3246
Phoenix3645
Queen Creek5675
Scottsdale2741
Sun City2943
Sun Lakes4562
Surprise3348
Tempe3343
Tolleson4255
Wickenburg5466
Apache Junction5363
Casa Grande8184
Florence8490
Maricopa6371
Superior8396
Bullhead City222230
Camp Verde7978
Cottonwood9297
Douglas260265
Flagstaff132126
Grand Canyon216211
Kingman185188
Lake Havasu City242239
Lake Powell266251
Nogales207213
Payson93101
Prescott8893
Sedona105109
Show Low182197
Sierra Vista218212
Tucson150147
Yuma210204
Disneyland, CA386357
Las Vegas, NV286290
Los Angeles, CA400370
Rocky Point, Mex238281
San Diego, CA377349


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