Fly Alternative Small Airports in US

Eagle County Regional Airport(EGE)

Flight Schedule

  • Close to Vail Valley
  • Alternative to Denver(DEN)
  • Day-of boarding pass and hotel confirmation at participating ski areas as a lift ticket.
  • No driving over mountain passes
  • Avoid traffic from Denver

Fresno Yosemite International Airport(FAT)

Non-stop Destinations

  • Close to Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park, Kings Canyon National Park
  • Alternative to San Francisco Bay Area airports(SFO, OAK, SJC) and Los Angeles Area(LAX)
  • Public transit to Yosemite National Park

Harrisburg International Airport(MDT)

Flight Schedule

  • Close to Appalachian Trail

Jackson Hole Airport(JAC)

Flight Schedule

  • Within Grand Teton National Park(the only commercial airport located within a U.S. national park)

Missoula International Airport


  • Close to Glacier National Park, Yellowstone National Park

Palm Springs International Airport

Joshua Tree National Park

San Jacinto Peak.

Reno-Tahoe International Airport

Close to Tahoe ski resorts

Westchester County Airport

Alternative to NYC airports

Waco Regional Airport, Waco, TX

Yampa Valley Regional Airport

Long Beach Airport, Long Beach, CA

LA Area, Jetblue's west coast hub.

Bellingham International Airport, Bellingham, WA

Close to Canada, much much cheaper than flying to Vancouver.

Bangor International Airport, Bangor, ME

Close to Acadia National Park

MacArthur Airport, Islip, NY

Alternative to JFK/LGA

Trenton-Mercer Airport, Ewing, NJ

Alternative to EWR or PHL

Frontier's Focus city

T.F. Green Airport, Providence, RI, and Bradley International Airport, Hartford, CT

Alternative to Boston

Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport, Newport News, VA

Alternative to IAD

Daytona Beach International Airport, Daytona Beach, FL

Alternative to Orlando

Blue Grass Airport, Lexington, KY, and McGhee Tyson Airport, Knoxville, TN

Alternative to Indianapolis, Nashville, St. Louis


  • san diego: carlsbad
  • NYC: stewart, Islip
  • Boston: Providence, Manchester
  • LA: burbank, ontario, SNA, long beach
  • orlando: sanford,
  • tampa: st pete
  • Charlotte: Concord
  • Phoenix: Mesa
  • DFW: Meacham
  • Detroit: city airport