SLC Fast Facts


Eight airlines and their affiliates serve Salt Lake City International Airport: Alaska Airlines, American, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, United and US Airways. Visit the web page at: for flight schedules.

It is a major hub for Delta Air Lines with about 74% of the traffic.

The airport served 20.2 million passengers in 2013.

The airport ranks 27th busiest in North America and 80th busiest in the world in terms of passenger numbers.

The airport has a strong on-time performance record.

There were 330,526 operations (take-offs and landings) in 2013 including commercial air traffic, general aviation and military activity.

Delta Air Lines offers non-stop service from Salt Lake City to Paris.

There are about 318 scheduled daily departures from the facility serving around 91 cities with non-stop flights.

Light rail, TRAX, serves Salt Lake City International Airport.

Salt Lake City International Airport, like all airports in the United States, is self-sustaining. A department of Salt Lake City Corporation, it is an enterprise fund. Airport revenue is generated from user fees. No local taxpayer dollars contribute to its operation.

Salt Lake City International Airport is the recipient of many international awards for excellence in snow and ice removal.

There are four runways at Salt Lake City International Airport. Three air carrier runways and one general aviation runway.

The airport complex is made up of two terminals, five concourses and 86 gates.

The airport offers free wireless internet access and has an interactive language translation service – “Language Line”.

The airport is located about 15 minutes from the Salt Palace Convention Center and downtown hotels.

Eleven major ski resorts are within an hour from Salt Lake City International Airport.

There is convenient access from the airport to five national and 42 state parks.

The airport is a gateway to 100 golf courses statewide, 24 in Salt Lake County and 26 more within an hour’s drive. Alpine courses in the nearby Wasatch Mountains are world famous. Wingpointe Golf Course, an 18-hole course set into the natural environment, is conveniently located adjacent to the Salt Lake City International Airport.


 *as of September 2014




Wingpointe Golf Course

Wingpointe Golf Course

Just south of the terminals, the course is set into the natural environment.

Art Collection

SLCIA Art Collection

The Salt Lake City Department of Airports has been collecting art since 1977 that is displayed throughout Salt Lake City International Airport.