DAY Airport - Dayton James Cox Airport ( Vandalia , OH )


Dayton International Airport DAY serves Ohio's Montgomery Country and its City of Dayton.  Due to its central location more than half of the country's population can reach the Airport within 90 minutes. The toll-free Airport information number is 1-877-FLY-DAY-1. For customer inquiries use
The Airpport carries on an aviation legacy that dates back to the original flight pioneers, Orville and Wilber Wright, who were Dayton residents.

DAY Airport is located in Vandalia, just six minutes from Interstate Hwys 75 & 70 (Exit 32) and 9 miles north of the central business district of the city of Dayton.

Driving Directions/ Passenger pickup/dropoff:
- For direct access from the north or south, take the Main Turnpike Exit 46; from I-295 southbound, take Exit 3 and turn right on Route 9 / Westbrook Street. 
- For passenger dropoff for all airlines, use the right lane;
- for passenger pickup for all airlines, use the left lane;
- For entrance to long-term & hourly parking:  use the left lane for long-term ,and right lane for hourly parking.
- For rental car pickup use the left lane.

With three runways and 10 milion passengers in 2016, Dayton International Airport is served by major airlines, including low-fare carriers, offering nonstop flights to cities throughout the US and Canada, with connections around the world. The Airport has seen a gradual decline in general air traffic in the past years. American Airlines now account for half of the Airport's 50 daily departures. With Allegiant adding flights during 2017. (Southwest Airlines no longer serves the Airport).

Dayton International has one passenger terminal. The Information desk is open 6am-9pm.  For Terminal details at this site open ‘Terminal Map’ and scroll down to the text; for Parking details, open ‘Parking Map’, for ground transportation open ‘Ground Transportation: /Buses & Trains.

Current & future Airport developments:  In May 2017 it was announced that a $150M construction project is planned to modernize the airport, and the design firm for it was chosen.

3600 Terminal Drive
Vandalia, OH 45377
Phone: (937) 454 8200 or 1-877-FLY-DAY-1