The Santa Fe Municipal Airport SAF
serves New Mexico's city of Santa Fe, which is renowned for its many restaurants, art galleries and Spanish-style buildings. Due to the airport’s FAA classification, it cannot handle commercial aircraft with more than 30 passenger seats on a regular basis.
SAF Airport is nine miles southwest of Santa Fe, and is close to State Hwy 599, and accessible via I-25 (Exit 276).
Wth around 150,000 passengers annually, Santa Fe Airport is served by American Eagle and United airlines.
It is suggested that you arrive 75 minutes prior to your scheduled flight. American Eagle closes its check-in counter half an hour prior to departure, while the boarding gate area closes 10 minutes before.
The small but attractive passenger terminal
at Santa Fe Municipal Airport was recently renovated and is home to the Santa Fe Airport Grill, offering breakfast and lunch service (generally between 7:30am-3pm), and also provides catering service for all private flights. Avis and Hertz rental car agencies have counters in the terminal. The Airport information line is 505-955-2908; fax 505-955-2905.
Airlines serving the Airport:
- American (tel. 800-433-7300) offering flights to Dallas-Fort Worth DFW & Los Angeles LAX, and by
- United (tel. 800-864-8331) to Denver DEN. Note that United code-shares with Great Lakes Airlines.