Benson (Arizona)

The historic Benson Motel in downtown Benson

Benson is a town in Southeast Arizona.

Understand

Benson is a historic rail town, and is one of the few towns in the region which still has passenger rail service. For visitors there is little of interest in the town itself, but it does offer a range of options for accommodation and as such can be a good base for exploring the region.

Get in

By plane

Replica of the Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, now used as the Visitor Center

By train and bus

By car

Interstate 10 (I-10) is the main thoroughfare, with access from the northwest from Tucson and from the east from New Mexico.

Get around

There is no public transportation so visitors will need to have their own wheels.

See

Kartchner Caverns
San Pedro Valley Arts & Historical Society

Do

Whetstone Mountains

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

View of the Dragoon Mountains from Benson

Lodging

Camping

Connect

Cope

Go next

Routes through Benson

Los Angeles Tucson  W  E  Lordsburg San Antonio
Phoenix Tucson  W  E  Willcox Las Cruces
END  N  S  Tombstone Douglas


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