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How many flights does the airport offer each day?
Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport offers approximately 40 scheduled airline flights arriving and departing daily and provides nonstop service to eight major cities (Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, New York City/LGA, Orlando Sanford, Philadelphia, St. Pete/Clearwater, and Washington, D.C/Dulles)

How many passengers does the airport serve each month?
On average, the airport serves 55,000 - 61,000 departing and arriving passengers each month.

How much cargo does the airport handle each year?
Between July 2022 and June 2023, ROA handled approximately 25 million pounds of cargo.

What airlines operate at the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport?
Allegiant Air, American, Delta, and United Airlines.

Who owns the airport?
The Roanoke Regional Airport Commission owns and operates the airport. The airport is governed by a five-member Commission Board, with each member being appointed to a four year term. Three of the Commission members are appointed by the Roanoke City Council and two by the Roanoke County Board of Supervisors.

What is the official name of the airport?
Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport/Woodrum Field.

When was the airport founded?
The airport was founded in 1929 when the City of Roanoke leased 136 acres. The current terminal was constructed in 1989.


What parking options are available?
There are more than 1,800 parking spots available in short-term and long-term lots. Please visit the Parking page for the latest parking information.


What are the airport’s operating hours?
If there are passengers in the airport, we’re open. The terminal doors generally open at 3:30 a.m. and close at 1:00 a.m. or when the last flight arrives, whichever is later.

When does the security checkpoint open and close?
The checkpoint opens at approximately 4:15 a.m. and closes after boarding of the last departure concludes.


What is the street address?
Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport 
5202 Aviation Drive, N.W. 
Roanoke, VA 24012

Who do I contact for media inquiries?
Call 540-362-1999, extension 211 or 540-676-7466.