Getting Here

Utah’s capital city, Salt Lake City, has multiple flight options. Delta Airlines flies direct from London Heathrow to Salt Lake City every day from April to October and four times a week during the winter months. Additional airlines serving Salt Lake City with just one transfer en-route include British Airways, United Airlines and American Airlines.

If you would like to visit the Mighty 5 National Parks in the south of Utah, it is just an hour and a half drive from Las Vegas to St George.  There are direct non-stop flights with Virgin Atlantic and British Airways daily to Las Vegas from London and Virgin also offers flights from Manchester and some options from Glasgow.

Airline Websites

www.delta.com

www.ba.com

www.virgin-atlantic.com

www.united.com

www.aa.com

Airports

Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC)www.slcairport.com

St. George (SGU) www.flysgu.com

Cedar City (CDC) www.cedarcity.org

Provo (PVU) http://www.provo.org/city-services/airport/commercial-service

Heber Valley (36U) www.gohebervalley.com

Moab (CNY) www.moabairport.com

Las Vegas (LAS) www.mccarran.com

 

Getting Around

At nearly 85,000 square miles, Utah is the 13-largest state in America by area but only the 35th largest in population. Most of Utah's population is found along the Wasatch Front, in Northern Utah. For travelers that means lots of open space, breezy and well-maintained interstate highways around the state and a vibrant metropolitan corridor with great public transportation. Read more and find links to resources on our Getting Around Utah page or browse some of our best scenic byways and road trips.

Utah is known for its recreation opportunities, from hiking in five national parks to skiing The Greatest Snow on Earth® to white-water rafting down the mighty Colorado River.  All of these attractions and activities are accessible to people of all ability levels. For information on accessibility in Utah for those with disabilities, please read more at our Accessibility page or visit www.accessut.org, and www.dspd.utah.gov.

Car Rental

Avis Car Rental www.avis.com

Budget Rent A Car www.budget.com

Dollar Rent A Car www.dollar.com

Enterprise Car Rental www.enterprise.com

Hertz Car Rental www.hertz.com

National Car Rental www.nationalcar.com

Thrifty Car Rental www.thrifty.com

Cabs

Ute Cab Co. www.utecabco.com

Yellow Cab Co. www.yellowcabutah.com

Lyft and Uber also serve Salt Lake City and other urban areas.

Luxury

All Resort Limousine www.allresortlimo.com/limo

Beehive Limo & Tours

Moab Luxury Coach www.moabluxurycoach.com

Park City Transport www.parkcitytransport.com

Bus

Le Bus www.lebus.com

Lewis Stages www.lewisstages.com

Utah Trailways www.utahtrailways.com

SaferBus www.mcsa.dot.gov/safety-security/saferbus/saferbus.aspx

Shuttle

All Resort Express www.allresort.com

Canyon Transportation www.canyontransport.com

Express Shuttle Service www.xpressshuttleutah.com

Park City Transportation Services www.parkcitytransportation.com

Wasatch Crest Shuttle www.wcshuttle.com

 

Transportation

Utah Transit Authority (UTA) www.rideUTA.com, includes many public transportation services in the Salt Lake area, including bus service, the light rail system (TRAX), as well as:

Front Runner, Utah’s commuter rail connects Salt Lake City to Ogden further north stopping at various locations on the way and to the south reaches Provo

Park City Connect bridges Salt Lake City and Park City; reaching Park City, Deer Valley and Canyons sections of the resort.  Salt Lake City stops include Salt Lake Central Station and the University of Utah.

UTA also offers a Ski Bus Service which connects the four ski resorts of Alta, Brighton, Solitude and Snowbird with the Salt Lake City valley. This service typically runs from mid-December to mid-April.

Elevated Transit provides a daily bus service between Salt Lake City and Richfield with multiple stops en-route.  You can also add stops and connections to visit Blanding the “Gateway to Canyon Country” or Utah State Eastern in Price using the Elevated Transit service.

Kodachrome Basin State Park. Photo by Austen Diamond

Driving Regulations

All drivers must have a valid driving license and must be 16 years of age or older to operate a vehicle in Utah.  Everyone in a vehicle must wear a seatbelt and children from birth to four years of age must be properly restrained in an approved car seat.  Text messaging is outlawed for all Utah drivers, and drivers who talk on their mobile phone, or are deemed to be driving carelessly may receive a moving violation.

Utah's Interstate I-15 near Salt Lake City has an HOV lane; and any vehicle driving in that lane must have two or more passengers.

The Utah freeway speed limit is 75 or 80 miles per hour (120 km) in rural areas, and 65 or 70 miles per hour (104 km) in urban areas, unless otherwise posted and drivers must obey the posted speed limit.

Please note that most car rental agencies have a minimum age requirement of 25 years old.

Accessibility

Utah is known for its recreation opportunities, from hiking in five national parks to skiing The Greatest Snow on Earth® to white-water rafting down the mighty Colorado River. But did you know all of these attractions and activities are accessible to people of all ability levels? For information on accessibility in Utah for those with disabilities, please read more at our Accessibility page, which provides links and resources for adaptive recreation throughout Utah, as well as a list of must-do activities. For more information, visit www.accessut.org, and www.dspd.utah.gov.