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Great Falls Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Great Falls Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

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GTF Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Great Falls Airport.

What to expect

Great Falls Airport (code: GTF) consists of a tiny, dated terminal with a restaurant and gift shop. WiFi is available to help pass the time. There are no private lounges at this airport.

Sleeping in Great Falls Airport

We do not have any recent sleep-related airport reviews. That said, the airport is reportedly closed during the overnight hours. For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the guide below or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

Covid-19 Update

Some airport reviews and tips in this guide and elsewhere on the site were written before March 2020 and may no longer be valid. To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos.

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In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.  For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in the airport sounds like a nightmare, there are hotels near Great Falls Airport:

With Covid restrictions constantly changing, we recommend that you confirm shuttle availability prior to booking and/or prior to your arrival.

  • Crystal Inn Hotel & Suites – No airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates
  • Comfort Inn & Suites Market Airport – Free airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates
  • Hilton Garden Inn Great Falls – Free airport shuttle is available. » Check Rates

For more options, visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels near Great Falls Airport that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges at the airport.

Airport WiFi / Internet

WiFi is available at Great Falls Airport. Fee: Unknown.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

Duty Free & Shopping – The airport gift shop also offers light meals, snacks and beverages. Hours: 5:30AM – 6:00PM daily Location: 2nd floor, next to the Airfield Viewing Area.

Food & Drinks – Food concessions throughout the airport operate on varying schedules. At the time of this update, there are no 24-hour dining options. Dining options include: Rockies Bar and Grill (Location: Airside) • Airport Restaurant (Location: Landside, 2nd floor; Hours: 7:00AM – 3:00PM).

Information Desk – Not available.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Observation Deck – Relax and watch planes taking off and landing from the vantage point of the Airfield Viewing Area. Location: on the 2nd floor.

Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Showers – Not available.

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hours

The airport is open from 4:00AM – 12:00AM.

Airlines

Great Falls airport is served by the following airlines:  Allegiant Airlines • Delta Air Lines • United Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Bus

Several bus and shuttle networks access the airport, offering transportation throughout Montana, the Blackfoot reservation, Salt Lake City and Canada. For a list of service providers, visit the Great Falls International Airport website.

Car Rentals

Onsite car rental agencies include Alamo • Avis • Budget • Enterprise • Hertz • National.

Hotel Shuttles

Several area hotels provide airport shuttle service: Comfort Inn & Suites Market Place Great Falls   •   Hampton Inn Great Falls   •   Hilton Garden Inn Great Falls.

See also Airport Hotels above.

Taxis

Taxis are available in the ground transportation area of the terminal during airport hours of operation. All taxis are metered and reservations are not required.

Last updated: 2022-07-25

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.