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Non-Stop Flights Between Chicago and Cody Yellowstone to Resume this Summer; Flights From Denver, Salt Lake City Also Added

CODY, Wyo., March 22, 2019 – It will be easier for travelers from Chicago, Denver and Salt Lake City to reach northwestern Wyoming’s Cody Yellowstone this summer, thanks to additional non-stop flights on United Airlines and Delta Airlines.

Non-stop flights to and from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport and Cody, Wyoming’s Yellowstone Regional Airport will resume this summer on United Airlines after a hiatus last year.

Cody Yellowstone Regional Airport

Cody’s Yellowstone Regional Airport is located minutes from town.

United Airlines will also add two flights to and from Cody and Denver International Airport starting June 6 for a total of four daily non-stop flights each way between the two airports. Delta Airlines will add a daily flight between Salt Lake City and Cody beginning May 24 and an additional flight in Saturdays and Sundays during the summer months.

Cody Yellowstone is comprised of the northwestern Wyoming towns of Cody, Powell and Meeteetse as well as the valley east of Yellowstone National Park.  The Yellowstone Regional Airport is located just five minutes from the Cody town center, a feature that is especially appreciated by travelers on the go.

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The region offers world-class fly fishing.

“Our region has always felt a strong connection to our midwestern friends, and these quick and easy flights are very much appreciated by visitors and residents alike,” said Claudia Wade, director of the Park County Travel Council, the marketing arm for the region. “The Denver and Salt Lake markets have always been strong too, and the extra flights will significantly enhance the options for those travelers.”

Located in northwest Wyoming 50 miles from the East Gate of Yellowstone National Park, Cody was founded in the mid-1890s by its namesake Col. William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody. The area offers unparalleled natural features as well as hotels, guest ranches, campgrounds, restaurants and attractions.

During the days and evenings visitors enjoy a tremendous selection of activities such as Old Trail Town & Museum of the Old West, Wyoming River Trips, Dan Miller’s Cowboy Music Revue, Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody Firearms Experience, Heart Mountain WWII Interpretive Center and the famed Cody Nite Rodeo.

Accommodations can be arranged at the inns, lodges, hotels and guest ranches offering more than 1,600 rooms.


Home of the Great American Adventure, Cody Yellowstone is comprised of the northwestern Wyoming towns of Cody, Powell and Meeteetse as well as the valley east of Yellowstone National Park. The region is known for rodeos, authentic guest and dude ranches, world-class museums and recreational adventures that reflect the adventurous spirit of the visionaries and explorers who brought the remote region to the world’s attention.

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Media contact:

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A photo of the Regional Airport with hills in the background