Welcome to The Santa Maria Public Airport

Located in the heart of the California Central Coast, Santa Maria Airport (SMX) serves areas as far north as the wine country of Paso Robles and south to the historic beauty of Santa Barbara. The Airport offers a convenient and hassle-free experience. Boarding time and security checks are quick, simple, and efficient. Residents and visitors have the choice of two commercial airlines with flights to Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Parking is always free and just a few steps away.

Enjoy the ease of flying to and from the California Central Coast with direct and connecting flights across the country. The airport also serves the general aviation and corporate communities with the Radisson hotel situated on the airfield. SMX is dedicated to make recreational or business aviation a pleasant and safe environment. We look forward to your visit.

Recent News
The Santa Maria Airport Partners with TSA For TSA Pre✓™ Enrollment Event

(Santa Maria, CA)- Travelers may now conveniently enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s Pre✓™ program at Santa Maria Airport. From January 22nd-26th, 2018,  the IdentoGO Mobile Enrollment RV will be stationed at the airport offering U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents the opportunity to apply. TSA Pre✓® is an expedited airport screening program that enables enrolled […]

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Free Parking FREE PARKING IS AVAILABLE FOR EITHER SHORT OR LONG TERM in front of the passenger terminal building. There is no charge for airport parking.