Huntsville International Airport

A Hub for Several Major Airlines




The Huntsville International Airport is our main airport in Huntsville, however if you fly your own plane we do have some good local landing strips. (see below) If you're looking for a bit more TLC beyond your personal travels, Signature Flight Support offers full general aviation services for the general, business and commercial customers.

Flying in or out of Huntsville International Airport will be a comfortable and convenient trip. When you first enter the airport the airline ticket booths are directly in front with easy access to Kiosk.

The Huntsville, Alabama airport is currently home to several regional and national airline carriers:

  • American Airlines 
    has non-stop flights to Dallas/Ft. Worth and Chicago (O'Hare), 1-800-443-7300
  • Delta/NorthWest
  • offers non-stop flights to Atlanta, Washington, D.C. (National), Memphis, and Detroit, 1-800-221-1212

  • US Airways
  • provides non-stop flights to Charlotte and Washington, D.C. (National), 1-800-428-4322

  • Continental Airlines
  • with non-stop flights to Houston (Bush Intercontinental), 1-800-523-3273

  • United Airlines
  • with non-stop flights to Denver, Washington, D.C. (Dulles), and Chicago, 1-800-538-2929

Recently joining the major airlines in Huntsville is AirTran with non-stop flights to Baltimore/Washington and Orlando. Their contact number is 1-800-AIRTRAN (247-8726).

Always check the Huntsville International Airport for updates to any new non-stop flights the airlines may add.

The airport is also known as Carl T. Jones Field. It's located just outside the downtown area, near to the central business district in the city. It's part of the Port of Huntsville. It has a simple design and has 12 gates.

Although it's classified as an international airport, the airlines here do not provide international flight service for passengers. Rather, it's a large international port for various shipping lines and cargo companies. Nevertheless, it does provide visitors with various flights throughout North America.

One of the things you notice immediately upon arrival is the easy access to rental cars, luggage pick up and plenty of HD TV's strategically placed throughout the airport.

Need assistance once you land?

We recommend you head downstairs at the east end and check out Executive Connection transportation services. Make sure you ask for Rex, he'll ensure you are well taking care of and get you just about anywhere you need to go within 200 miles including residences, hotels and the Redstone Arsenal.

What's Around the Area

The airport area itself offers many of the amenities that locals and visitors need. This includes the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, located upstairs and features The Grill Restaurant. Do you have a special event coming up? The hotel will accommodate your party, banquet or Bar Mitzvah right on the premises. When you book your party make sure to ask for Marion he's the Banquet Manager at the hotel.

If you're flying in make sure you bring your golf clubs. The airport offers a very nice 18-hole Par 72 course. Are just looking to work out that swing? A few miles east on I-565 is a convenient driving range.


Visitors can travel eight to nine miles outside of the airport to reach the downtown region of Huntsville where more accommodations and entertainment can be found.

Cargo Flights

There are several Huntsville Alabama airport facilities available for cargo flights. These including FedEx Express, UPS Airlines, ABX Air, Atlas Air, Cargolux and Panalpina. These facilities provide international transportation for cargo needs. The cargo flights leave the airport on a daily basis and travel throughout Mexico, Hong Kong and to various destinations in Europe.

Also, you can book flights to and from Huntsville online. It's a great way to save money and find the flight information you need. The Huntsville International Airport offers direct flights on a daily basis to a variety of eastern US cities as well as some west coast and southern destinations.

Private Huntsville Airports

Moontown 3M5
Offers flight instruction, 100LL fuel, choice of aircraft rental, Cessna 152, 172, Champ and boasts the best grass field in the country. Moontown airport is located just East of Huntsville, Alabama. Contact Information: George Myers, 200 Airport Drive, Brownsboro, Al 35741, 256-852-9781

Big Sky Airport
Contact Information: Christopher A Barber, 437 Will Raby Rd, Toney, Al 35773, 256-842-9416

Milton Airport
Contact Information: Richard D. Milton, 142 Milton Airport Rd, Lacey Springs, Al 35754, 256-656-8035