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Transportation to and from Salt Lake City Airport


What is the distance from Salt Lake City Airport to the centre of Salt Lake City?

The distance from the airport to the centre of Salt Lake City (Temple Square) is 12 kilometres / 7.5 miles. Travel time to the capital and largest city of Utah is 20 minutes. It is a 60 km / 37.3 miles drive from the airport to the resorts in Park City, which takes about 50 minutes by car.

From SLC Airport to Salt Lake City City centre by Taxi
12 km
15 min
$ 25.-

Public transport

TRAX Light Rail to Salt Lake City

The easiest travel option between Salt Lake City Airport and the city is TRAX Light Rail operated by the Utah Transit Authority (UTA). TRAX Green Line Route 704 departs from Airport Station, accessible on foot or by shuttle bus. The TRAX Light Rail takes you to Downtown Salt Lake City in approximately 20 minutes, you can get off at Arena, Temple Square (Salt Lake Temple), City Center and Gallivan Plaza. The Light Rail runs between 06:00 hours and 23:00 hours, every 15 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on weekends. The price for a single ticket is $ 2.50 per person, children up to 5 years of age travel for free. You can buy tickets from the ticket vending machines at the stations or use the UTA GoRide app.

If you want to travel to another destination in the state of Utah, you can transfer at North Temple Bridge/Guadalupe station to the train (FrontRunner) in the direction of Ogden and Provo. The fastest way to get to Utah State Capitol north of the city centre is bus line 200 from North Temple Bridge/Guadalupe station. Salt Lake Central Station railway station is also accessible by Light Rail, however you to need to change to TRAX Blue Line Route 701 at Arena Station. From Salt Lake Intermodal Hub, Greyhound buses run to Denver, Las Vegas, Reno and Portland, among other destinations. Please consult website and timetable TRAX Green Line Route 704 for more information.

Bus services

Airport Express Shuttle to Park City Mountain, Deer Valley, Alta and Snowbird

Utah is known as a popular winter sports destination for skiing and snowboarding. From the airport, it takes less than an hour to reach one of the many ski slopes. To get there you can travel by taxi or shuttle bus, for example Airport Express Shuttle operated by Canyon Transportation. The price for a one-way ticket / Shared Ride to Park City Mountain and Deer Valley is $ 43.00 for adults and $ 29.00 for children up to 12 years, travel time is one hour. The price for a one-way ticket / Shared Ride to Alta and Snowbird is $ 43.00 for adults and $ 29.00 for children up to and including the age of 12, take into account an average travel time of 50 minutes. Please consult website Canyon Transport for more information.

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