Helena airport (HLN)

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Helena Regional Airport serves Lewis and Clark County, in Montana, with domestic flights.

Official Website: helenaairport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Terminal Hours are 4 am – 12:30 am (or 30 minutes after arrival of last flight) Daily
Airlines: Alaska, Delta, United
Annual passenger traffic: 233,000 (2018)
Tel: +1 406-442-2821


The airport is two miles (3.2 km) northeast of Helena, in Lewis and Clark County, Montana.

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Car rental companies

Most of the major car rental agencies operates on site.

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What services does Helena airport (HLN) facilities include

Direct Phone Line to Taxi Service and Area Hotels, Free internet access, ATM cash machines.

Free Luggage Carts

Lost and Found - Items lost in the terminal contact the airport Administration Office (Monday-Thursday 8:00-5:00, Friday 8:00-4:30) – 406-442-2821. For items lost at the security checkpoint contact the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) – 406-459-2326
In case of lost, delayed or damaged baggage contact your airline

Alaska Airlines (operated locally by Horizon Air) – 406-442-0930
Delta Air Lines (operated locally by SkyWest Airlines) – 406-495-1100
United Airlines (operated locally by SkyWest Airlines) – 406-495-1100


Accommodation near Helena airport (HLN)

Residence Inn by Marriott Helena (1.6 km), Hampton Inn Helena (1.7 km)

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Public and private transportation

Ridesharing - Uber and Lyft are allowed.

Taxis- Taxi services can be called directly from the courtesy phone located in terminal baggage claim area.

CAPITOL TAXI (406) 449-5525

Sedan and Suv Service - 

HELENA TOWNCAR (406) 437-8585  

Hotel Shuttles - Several of these hotel shuttles can be called through the courtesy phone board which is located in the baggage claim area near the east entrance of the terminal. 


Parking services at Helena airport (HLN)

The Short Term Parking Lot is located directly east of the Terminal. Parking in the short term lot is free for up to one hour. Short term parking is for the pick-up and drop-off of airline passengers and for patrons of Smokejumper Station Restaurant and Grill or other entities located within the Terminal. Violators will be ticketed. 

The long-term lot is located directly north of the Airport Terminal. To enter the lot, take a ticket from the dispenser to open the barrier. Please keep tickets out of direct sunlight.  When you exit the lot, insert your ticket into the reader at one of the two co-located exit points or at the Pay-On-Foot Station, located in the baggage claim area. Your parking fees will be calculated for you. Credit/Debit cards only.

Annual parking permits at discounted rates are available. To obtain a parking permit, call at (406) 442-2821.

The Pay-On-Foot Station is located in the Terminal baggage claim area.  You may pay for your long term parking at the POF Station while waiting for your bags.  You must keep your paid parking ticket and insert it in the reader at the exit.  Once the ticket is inserted, the barrier will open.


Loading and unloading is allowed in front of the terminal, but you must ensure that the vehicle is attended at all times.


Services for passengers with special needs

There are parking spaces reserved for guests with reduced mobility. 

In case of wheelchair or special assistance during your stay at the airport, prior coordination (48 hours before the flight) with the airline is suggested.