Arrival Information

Salt Lake City International Airport

The Salt Lake City International Airport is located west of the city, about 12 kilometers (7 miles) from the University Campus which is located across town in a residential area in the northeast area of the city. It takes about 30 minutes to get to the University Campus from the Airport and costs could range from $25* to $30* U.S. Dollars, plus tip. Taxis are available curb side at the Airport.

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Weather in Salt Lake City

Check here for current weather conditions in Salt Lake City.

Salt Lake City has four distinct seasons:

  • March, April, May - spring begins.
  • June, July, August - summer weather.
  • September, October - autumn/fall weather.
  • November, February - winter weather. Winter begins with the first snow fall, usually in November and can run through February.

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You will find taxis curb side at the airport. It will take you about 30 minutes from the airport to campus. It may cost you from $25* to $30* plus a tip. If you are bringing a lot of luggage with you, a taxi is recommended.

Shuttle Service

There are several shuttle services available at the airport. One that is used frequently is Xpress Shuttle. Costs vary but you will pay perhaps $20* to $25* plus a tip. Xpress Shuttle recommends you contact them at least 24 hours prior to your arrival time. Call 801-596-1600 or visit Xpress Shuttle.

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Temporary Housing

For temporary housing while you look for a place to stay, check Hotels – Motels (PDF) or you could do an online search for housing that best fits your needs. *All fees are approximate and subject to change.

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