This Airport, a joint civil military facility, is one of the main public airports in Utah. Located in western Salt Lake City, around four miles from the central business district, it offers the closest link to a commercial airport to the 2.5 million local residents. Ranked as the twenty-fourth busiest airport in the world in terms of flight movement, it services 45 destinations with non stop flights. Find out about ground transportation below
The airport houses a rental car facility on the ground floor of the short term parking garage located opposite the terminals. Make sure that you carry the number of your preferred agency to know the schedule of their shuttle services. Car Rental Express.com agencies at Salt Lake City airport are:
Transportation: Three main taxi companies, City Cab, Yellow Cab and the Ute Cab offer round the clock service at Salt Lake City. Cheap travel facilities can be accessed via the Utah Transit Authority which operates bus services from the airport every 30 minutes, while some shuttle providers ferry passengers to the Greyhound bus stations and Amtrak station. XPRESS Shuttle has been providing pick up and drop off shuttle services for a more than a decade. Hotels also operate Limo and shuttle services for their clients or you can hire cheap car rentals for your onward journey from the airport. Salt Lake City's light rail services, popularly known as TRAX is another option available to passengers.
Find interesting things to do at the airport as you await your flight announcement.
Shopping: The airport offers over two dozen shops, which sell a wide range of goods. Air Terminal Gifts, Books Etc, News, Sporting Eyes, Creative Kidstuff, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory are the most popular, offering books, gifts, sportswear and of course, chocolates!!
Dining: There is vast array of restaurants, food courts and bars at the airport where you can indulge in lavish dining. Gourmets are in for a treat as the airport restaurants, serve varied cuisine from different parts of the world. Italian, Mexican, Chinese and American fare offers an interesting eclectic mix of menu choices to travelers. To mention a few, Blue Burrito Grille, Manchu Wok, Granato's Itlaian Deli, Finnigan's, The Grove Natural Snacks and The Terrace Restaurant and Lounge are among the most famous.
Art display: The airport displays a dynamic art collection, over three decades old. With new items added each year, you will find new and interesting displays, in and around the airport terminal with each visit.
Play areas for kids: For those traveling with kids, keeping kids entertained during long waits need no longer be a problem. The airport houses various play areas in Concourses A, B and E.
InMotion Pictures: You can also rent movies and DVD players from InMotion Pictures while you are awaiting your boarding call.