Visiting Great Falls, Montana

Travelling to Great Falls by Air 

Montana’s remoteness is one of it’s most appealing features! However this quality can make it challenging (but worthwhile!) to make plans when travelling by air. 

The Hopper App for smartphone is a useful tool when shopping for airline tickets. It can help you time your purchase to get the best airfare rate. 

The Great Falls International Airport (GTF) is the city’s local airport.

Other options: Some airlines offer lower fares on flights to other regional airports in Montana. Below are some options to consider. 

Helena Regional Airport
 (HLN): Rental cars are available here. It takes about 1.5 hours to drive from Helena to Great Falls. 
Missoula International Airport (MSO): Rental cars are available here. It takes about 3 hours to drive from Missoula to Great Falls. 
Billings Logan International Airport (BIL): Rental cars are available here. It takes about 3.5 hours to drive from Billings to Great Falls.   


Ground Transportation

From GTF you can rent a car. Click here for information about what is available at the airport.


You can use the local taxi service (406.453.3241).


Uber is available in Great Falls, however there is a limited number of Uber drivers so you are not guaranteed to have a car available at any time.

Blacked Out Taxi is a reliable car service. We advise you to call ahead of time if possible to be sure your ride is available when you need it. Information is available at or 406.781.5218.


There are many lodging options in Great Falls. Here are a few to consider:

Extended Stay America

800 River Dr S, Great Falls, MT 59405

(406) 761-7524

Greystone Inn 

621 Central Ave, Great Falls, MT 59401

(406) 452-1470



220 Central Ave, Great Falls, MT 59401

(406) 761-3410