TRANSPORTATION FROM THE AIRPORT
Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) is 28 miles from the Snowbird Resort. For more information about the airport visit https://www.slcairport.com/
Snowbird Resort is outside the boundaries of Salt Lake City, so fares to the resort are unregulated. Since ground transportation fares from the airport to destinations outside Salt Lake City boundaries remain unregulated, make sure you negotiate the rate prior to the trip.
You have several transportation options. There are onsite shuttle and ground transportation companies located in the baggage claim areas of both Terminal One and Terminal Two. In addition, companies providing transportation are available outside Door #7 in Terminal One and Door #11 in Terminal Two.
RESORT SHUTTLE SERVICE
Canyon Transportation is the designated company that provides express round trip airport transfers from the airport to Snowbird. Express hours from the airport are from 8 a.m. to midnight, departing hourly (summer hours). Return trips leave Snowbird 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. on the hour, based on reservations.
SPECIAL CANYON TRANSPORTATION RATE FOR CONFERENCE: Adults (13 years and older) are $68 each round trip; Children on the same itinerary are $48 each round trip. Return trips should be reconfirmed with Canyon the day prior to departure. Reservations must be made at least 72 hours in advance of arrival date. MAKE SURE to tell them you are with the IDAA group when you call for reservations. Canyon Transportation must have your flight details when booking your shuttle. For more information and booking, see the Ground Transportation section of the Snowbird site: www.snowbird.com
TRANSPORTATION NETWORK COMPANIES (TNCS) (UBER/LYFT/OTHERS)
Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) are prearranged ground transportation through a Smartphone application. TNCs can pick up and drop off passengers at Salt Lake City International Airport if they have an airport operating permit. Lyft (https://www.lyft.com/) and Uber (https://www.uber.com/) are legally operating in Salt Lake City and at the airport. Designated pick up areas for TNCs are indicated by curbside signs, and are located in the middle traffic lanes outside of baggage claim in Terminals One and Two.
Uber: One way from the airport to Snowbird is approximately $39 (prices checked May 2017).
Lyft: https://www.lyft.com/ One way from the airport to Snowbird is approximately $36 (prices checked May 2017).
RIDE SHARING AND CARPOOLING
Information on ride sharing is Pending.
A cab costs approximately $77 one-way from the SLC airport to Snowbird Resort. Pick-up is on the lower level, outside the baggage claim area. This example rate (2016 rate) is from Yellow Cab (801-521-2100), which charges $77 one way for up to 4-6 passengers, with no extra baggage charges. Other cab companies also service the airport, but remember to negotiate your rate prior to the trip. For information about unregulated fares, see:http://www.sltrib.com/news/4133883-155/complaints-say-salt-lake-airport-taxis.
AIRPORT SHUTTLES AND LIMOUSINES
Onsite shuttle and ground transportation companies are located in the baggage claim areas of both Terminal One and Terminal Two. In addition, companies providing transportation are available outside Door #7 in Terminal One and Door #11 in Terminal Two. See https://www.slcairport.com/parking-and-transportation/ground-transportation/for information about All Resort Express, Alta Shuttle, and others that may serve Snowbird.
FOR ADA ACCESSIBLE TRANSPORTATION
You will not need a car within Snowbird Resort. For those with physical disabilities, an intra-Resort shuttle will be available. However, if you want to enjoy more of Utah in addition to Snowbird Resort, a rental car is the way to go. For information about on- and off-airport rental car agencies at the SLC airport, see:https://www.slcairport.com/parking-and-transportation/rental-cars-2/