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Search and buy flights to and from Salt Lake City International Airport using the search bar above. Read on to discover more about this airport, including what facilities it has to offer and which airlines fly there.

About Salt Lake City International Airport

Salt Lake City International Airport (IATA: SLC) is an international civil-military airport located just outside Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. This airport serves the areas of Salt Lake City, Northern Utah, and even parts of Wyoming and Idaho, because it is the closest commercial airport within a large radius.

The airport has over 340 scheduled daily non-stop flights departing to 93 cities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Europe, and is also Delta Air Line's 4th-largest hub. The airport also ranks highly for on-time departures, arrivals and flight cancellations in the U.S., coming first in 2017. 2018 saw the airport handle over 25.5 million passengers, across over 332 thousand aircraft movements.

The airport was previously the location of an airfield, where it was used for aerobatic flights and training, followed by being used by the US Postal Service in 1920 where it was named Woodward Field. In 1930, the airport was renamed to Salt Lake City Municipal Airport, with the first terminal and airport administration building being built in the following years.

Salt Lake City International Airport Location

SLC is located 6.4km west of Downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S. It's exact location within Salt Lake City and Utah can be seen in the interactive map below:


The airport has a size of over 7,700 acres. Although the current facilities are sufficient, the airport. has plans to add a new terminal with two new concourses. This will provide a dramatic improvement to the already-existing facilities at the airport. The construction for this began in marzo 2019.

Facilities Include:

Free WiFi

Business Center

Postal Services

Baby changing facilities

Infant care rooms

Children's Play Areas

Free water refill stations

Food and drink retailers

Power outlets for mobile charging


Pet relief stations

Duty-free shopping

Spa and salon facilities

Outside designated smoking ares

Lounges Include:

Delta Sky Club: As the only lounge currently in Salt Lake City Airport, this Delta lounge is only available for those with a Delta Sky Club membership. It offers users drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), snacks, printers and photocopiers, TVs, telephones and WiFi.


Direction Length (m) Length (ft) Surface
16L/34R 3,658 12,002 Asphalt
16R/34L 3,658 12,000 Concrete
17/35 2,925 9,596 Asphalt
14/32 1,491 4,893 Asphalt



Terminal 1

With two concourses; G (formerly concourse A) and F (formerly Concourse B), this terminal is home to all airlines, except Delta and KLM

Terminal 2

This terminal is home to concourse C, and is predominantly used for Delta flights.

International Terminal

Opened in 1995, this terminal is home to concourses D and E. However, in 2021, this terminal and its concourses are expected to be demolished to make room for the new North and South Concourses as part of the airport expansion.

Airlines that fly to Salt Lake City International Airport

Aeromexico Connect Alaska Airlines American Airlines American Eagle
Delta Air Lines Delta Connection Frontier Airlines JetBlue
KLM Southwest Airlines United Airlines United Express

Top Destinations

Popular Domestic Destinations


Rank Airport Passengers Airlines
1 Denver, Colorado 812,000 Delta, Frontier, Southwest, United
2 Los Angeles, California 642,000 Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United
3 Atlanta, Georgia 583,000 Delta, Frontier
4 Phoenix-Sky Harbor, Arizona 554,000 American, Delta, Southwest
5 Seattle/Tacoma, Washington 528,000 Alaska, Delta
6 Las Vegas, Nevada 471,000 Delta, Frontier, Southwest
7 Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas 443,000 American, Delta
8 Chicago-O'Hare, Illinois 349,000 America, Delta, United
9 Portland, Oregon 348,000 Alaska, Delta
10 New York JFK, New York 331,000 Delta, JetBlue


Popular International Destinations


Rank Airport Passengers Airlines
1 Amsterdam, Netherlands 174,503 Delta, KLM
2 Paris-Charles de Gaulle, France 123,342 Delta
3 Toronto, Canada 99,208 Delta
4 Vancouver, Canada 94,873 Delta
5 Cancún, Mexico 89,210 Delta
6 Mexico City, Mexico 88,206 Delta
7 London Heathrow, United Kingdom 69,491 Delta
8 Calgary, Canada 66,459 Delta
9 Guadalajara, Mexico 56,520 Aeromexico Connect
10 San Jose del Cabo, Mexico 55,940 Delta


How to get to Salt Lake City International Airport


By Road

You can access the airport from the I-80, exit 115B or from I-215, exit 22 or 22B. Alternatively, you can access via road from North Temple street or Utah State Route 154.

By Public Transport

THe airport is connected to the wider region and city with services such as the TRAX light rail, UTA Buses and FrontRunner commuter rail.