Flying to Big Sky, Montana: Your Gateway to Adventure

Are you craving a mountain getaway filled with exciting outdoor adventures? Treat yourself to an unforgettable trip to Big Sky, Montana! Although you can take a road trip here, most of our guests fly in from out of state. We’ll tell you everything you need to know about flying to Big Sky, MT 

Once you arrive in Big Sky, you’ll want to fill your vacation bucket list with all the best adventures possible. Refer to our seasonal activities guides and start planning your amazing stay today! 

Big Sky Summer Activities Guide 

Big Sky Winter Activities Guide 


If you’re planning on flying to Big Sky, MT, on a major airline, you’ll want to fly into the closest airport to Big SkyBozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN). This airport is the busiest in the state, as it operates as a year-round gateway to Big Sky, Montana State University, Bridger Bowl, Yellowstone National Park, and Southwest Montana.  

Currently, BZN offers direct flights from over 20 major cities, including Denver, Chicago, San Francisco, Washington D.C, and more. The most popular major airlines offering direct flights at the moment are American Airlines, Delta, Jet Blue, Southwest, and United Airlines. You can also book direct flights with smaller airlines, such as Allegiant and Frontier.  

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport is conveniently located in Belgrade, MT, near Interstate 90. It’s about 45 miles from Big Sky, which is roughly an hour’s drive. After arriving at BZN, you’ll be greeted by options for rental cars, taxis, rideshares, and more 

Is There a Big Sky Airport? 

BZN is the closest major airport to Big Sky, but technically, one more is located nearby. The Big Sky, MT, airport, also known as Ennis Big Sky Airport, is a county-owned, public-use airport located six nautical miles southeast of the central business district of Ennis, a town in Madison County, Montana. Here you can find direct flights from other smaller airports in locations like Cody, WY, Hamilton, MT, and West Yellowstone, MT. 

Stay at the Best Hotel in Big Sky 

gueen room interior view

After you’ve arrived in Big Sky, you’ll need somewhere to make your home base. Enjoy the comfort of the area’s best lodging option at The Wilson Hotel. The Wilson Hotel is Marriott’s newest Residence Inn. We offer guests the perfect combination of luxurious accommodations and convenient access to all of the best things to do in the area, such as skiingwildlife toursfly fishing, and more.  

Take a look at our lovely Studio Queen room. Featuring two comfortable, queen-size beds, artful decor, and incredible views of lone peak, this is the perfect room to take your mountain getaway to new heights. Plus, it even offers a sleeper sofa, a fully functioning kitchen, and luxurious bedding. There’s no better place to be during your stay in Big Sky! 

Check our availability and book your stay with us today!  

Rooms and Suites at The Wilson Hotel