Travel and Lodging


Car Travel and Rentals

Exploring Spokane and the surrounding area by vehicle is the most convenient way to get around. Spokane is located on the 1-90 corridor, making it an easy drive from anywhere in the Pacific Northwest or British Columbia. Car rentals are available at the Spokane International Airport as well as several offsite locations.

Air Travel

The Spokane International Airport (GEG) is conveniently located only 7 miles from downtown Spokane. All major hotels provide shuttle service to and from the Airport. Spokane International Airport is a commercial service airport served by six airlines and two air cargo carriers. It is the second largest airport in the State of Washington and recognized by the FAA as a small hub.

Ground Travel

Spokane is served by both Amtrak trains and Greyhound buses. The intermodal Transportation Center is located in the heart of downtown Spokane. Learn more about train and bus schedules.

Bus and Public Transportation

With 40 routes and service 7 days a week, the Spokane Transit Authority (STA) is a inexpensive way to get around Spokane. Fixed route service for Spokane Transit includes the cities of Airway Heights, Cheney, Liberty Lake, Medical Lake, Millwood, Spokane, and Spokane Valley. These services include connections between downtown Spokane and the Spokane International Airport, major shopping malls, area colleges and universities, and Fairchild Air Force Base. For more information please visit their website at:


Hotel Accommodations

Spokane County has over 6,800 rooms located throughout the area. A short 30-minute drive away, Kootenai County, Idaho features 2,000 more. The Sports Commission works closely with each of our hospitality partners ensuring that we get the best accommodations at the very lowest rate for every official, coach, and athlete visiting Spokane for an athletic event. Check out specific event details on the event calendar to view participating hotels. Learn more about lodging accommodations in the region.



Alaska Airlines

Allegiant Airlines

Delta Airlines

Southwest Airlines

United/United Express Airlines

Sky West Airlines

US Airways


On-Site Airport

Thrifty Car Rental

National Car Rental

Dollar Rent-A-Car

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Off-Site Airport

Thrifty Car Rental

Budget Car & Truck Rental

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Hertz Rent-a-Car