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Colorado Springs Airport

Fall in love with Colorado’s small airport. Big on convenience, comfort and friendliness

Being small means several big benefits for travelers. Flying a small airport means small lines, small waits and small walks. It means a low-stress place to start and finish your travels. Come fly with us and enjoy Colorado’s small airport.

Exciting New Service

Southwest Airlines® has begin service to and from Colorado Springs. The arrival of Southwest Airlines® means additional and more affordable options, making Colorado's small airport even more convenient and hassle-free for visitors, convention attendees and business travelers. SWA will fly five routes from COS with a total of 13 flights per day to:

  1. Chicago (MDW) – 2 daily flights
  2. Dallas (DAL) – 3 daily flights
  3. Denver (DIA) – 4 daily flights
  4. Las Vegas (LAS) – 2 daily flights
  5. Phoenix (PHX) – 2 daily flights

See full fares and specific terms and conditions at

Click on the individual airlines in the table below to visit their website 


Chicago (ORD) Salt Lake City Las Vegas (LAS) Chicago (MDW) Chicago (ORD)
Dallas (DFW)   Phoenix (PHX) Dallas (DAL) Denver (DIA)
      Denver (DIA) Houston (IAH)
      Las Vegas (LAS)  
      Phoenix (PHX)  



Convenient Comfortable Friendly
Near Downtown  Low Stress  Neighborly Service
Close Parking   Safe & Uncrowded  Attentive Staff
Short Walk to Gates Bright & Clean  Hometown Feeling

Small Airport, Big Options

Big options for direct flights to major hubs

  • You can reach the Colorado Springs Airport on a direct or one-stop flight from anywhere in the US. 
  • The terminal is easy to navigate and offers a quicker airport experience.
  • On-site rental car availability.
  • The terminal offers free WIFI, Airport Ambassadors, PAWS for COS therapy dogs, a variety of concessions, and a premier lounge.

Getting To and From The Airport:

The airport is located just 12 miles from downtown Colorado Springs and conveniently located just off Interstate-25 with four-lane access from exit 135.

Mountain Metro

Route 37 is an express route that starts at the Hancock Plaza and concludes at the Colorado Springs Airport with one stop in between at Integration Loop. Service runs from 6:15 a.m. with the last bus departing Colorado Springs Airport at 7:30 p.m. Route 37 runs seven days a week and connects with other routes to provide transportation options to Security-Widefield and downtown Colorado Springs.

From Downtown Colorado Springs: Depart Route 1 to Route 37 (Academy & Astrozon)
Find more routes and information from Mountain Metro here.

Learn more about Colorado’s Small Airport

Trail to Terminal in Minutes

Can't wait to hit the trails? Use this interactive map to see where the trails are in relation to the airport. Most are within 20 minutes!