Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC)
(Salt Lake City, Utah - UT, USA)
A major international gateway into Utah, the Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) enjoys a convenient location just minutes from the city centre, which lies some 5 miles / 8 km to the northwest. Salt Lake City Airport is also close to both Buena Vista and Poplar Grove, and just a short drive from more than ten truly exceptional ski resorts, along with around 50 golf courses, including the airport's very own onsite Wingpointe Golf Course.
Each year, some 22 million arriving and departing passengers are treated to breathtaking views of the nearby snow-capped mountains and surrounding national parks. Facilities are excellent and housed within two terminals, which are split into five main concourse areas and comprise a total of 80 gateways. In recent years, Salt Lake City Airport has become known for its punctuality and boasts some of the fewest flight delays in the whole of America.
Ground transport at Salt Lake City Airport includes Yellow Cabs, Delta Limousines and Utah Transit Authority (UTA) buses, linking the downtown district, which is centered around Temple Square. Nearby, the main districts radiate outwards and include the Avenues, Sugar House and also Capitol Hill, where the magnificent Utah State Capitol Building resides. Also within reach of Salt Lake City Airport is the enormous Great Salt Lake, the Big Cottonwood Canyon and also the Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, where an array of recreational activities await, whatever the season.
About Salt Lake City Tourism
A fun city and home of the Latter-Day Saints (LDS) Mormon Church, Salt Lake City features some truly awe-inspiring architecture and a flourishing arts scene. Often shortened to simply 'SLC', Salt Lake City's most notable sights include the Great Salt Lake itself, and also the beautiful Mormon Square. Located in the state of Utah, Salt Lake City stands at the base of the Wasatch Mountains, which provide an impressive natural backdrop to much of the city.
Many visitors also fly into Salt Lake City Airport (SLC) each year to take full advantage of the many recreational activities on offer here. These include hiking, boating and even seasonal skiing. The main attractions include the Utah State Capitol Building, Utah's Hogle Zoo, the Utah Museum of Natural History, and the Tabernacle, where the famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir regularly perform. For art lovers, the Salt Lake Art Center is not to be missed and contains many impressive contemporary pieces.
Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC):|
|Address: 776 North Terminal Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah, UT 84116, USA|
|Airport Code: SLC
Tel: +1 801 575 2400
Fax: not available