Getting Around

Jackson is a small town which can easily be explored walking or cycling. The Southern Teton Area Rapid Transit (START) system operates a free shuttle bus around the town of Jackson every 30 minutes. Those planning on exploring other parts of Wyoming should consider hiring a car. There are numerous car rental companies located in Jackson. Wyoming is served by three interstate highways and the quality of roads and signage in the area is excellent. Visitors should not have much difficulty driving in Jackson.


Jackson Hole Airport

The airport is located nine miles (14km) north of Jackson.

Jackson Hole Airport (JAC)


The airport is located nine miles (14km) north of Jackson.

Getting to the city

Shuttles offer service from the airport, charging $20 per person to Jackson and $30 per person to Teton Village. Some hotels also offer a pick-up service, but this must be arranged prior to arrival. Taxis and car hire are also available at the airport.


GMT -7 (GMT -6 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Rental cars are available from Hertz, Alamo, Enterprise and National.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available at the airport; an average fare for one or two people to Jackson is $40.


Airport facilities include vending machines, gift shops, a restaurant, ATMs, a library, and a lost and found.


Short-term parking is free in rows one and two of the lot, while overnight parking costs $15. Parking permits can be obtained online.