ROA Airport is within Roanoke's city limits, in the south-western part of the State of Virginia - surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, and easily accessible by Interstates 81via I-581/220.
With two runways and 208,288 passengers in 2016, Roanoke Regional Airport is served by major airlines, offering direct flights to U.S. hub cities, with global connections.
E-check-in: Delta and United passengers checking in on-line will be prompted to select receiving their boardig pass either on paper or electronically. With the latter option, passengers are able to check bags, check in at TSA checkpoint and at the gate from a Smart Phone - by simply scanning the Airline's barcode.
The Y-shaped passenger terminal at Roanoke Regional Airport has two levels, offering free internet access (use ROA-WI-FI). Red-vested Airport Ambassadors are stationed in the pre-security areas to help you navigate the terminal.
The first level is the Arrivals Level, offering baggage claim, rental cars; vending-, change- and ATM machines; telephones (TTY, TDD) and data ports; a shoeshine stand, a mail box and a hotel information desk. All post-security facilities are available to ticketed passengers after security check.
The second level is the Departures Level, offering a pre- and a post-security cafes, a restaurant, newsstand, telephones, an ATM machine and access airline gates. Small work desks are on level 2 at pre-security and electrical outlets are nearby. The boarding area houses airline gates 1 - 6, with a restaurant/bar & gift shop near gates 5A & 6.
The Meet & Greet area is in the center of level 2.
If you need to page someone in the Airport call 540-362-1999 during business hours.
Current airlines serving the terminal: (Current destinations include Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago/O'Hare, LaGuardia (NY), Orlando/ Sanford, Philadelphia, St. Petersburg /Clearwater & Washington Dulles.)
- Allegiant, tel. 702-505-8888 (Allegient has been serving the Airport for over 10 years)
- American, tel. 800-433-7300
- Delta, tel. 800-221-1212
- United, tel. tel. 800-864-8331
NOTE: American, Delta & United also use their regional affiliate airlines.
Transportation: The Roanoke Airport Transportation Service can be reached at 540-345-7710 or visit: www.roanokeats.com. Uber is now the official share-ride company.
The Smart Way Bus stop is about 150 feet east of the terminal (tel. 1-800-3888-7005 or 540-982-6622 - or visit: www.smartwaybus.com). It offers commuter service linking the Roanoke Valley to the New River Valley. Service starts at downtown Roanoke's Valley Metro'sCampbell Court Transport Center and ends at Virginia Tech's Student Center.
Present and future Airport developments: In early 2017 it was announced that the Airport is to receive $4.2M in Federal funds to replace its boarding bridges.