Jackson is a small town in the Jackson Hole Valley, Northwest Wyoming. It's a well-known winter destination that offers a unique combination of spectacular mountain scenery, old western traditions and cosmopolitan culture. Jackson is the home of some of the best ski areas in the USA, including Grand Targhee Resort, the Snow King Mountain Resort and the most popular - Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park are the most popular locations in the valley, attracting tourists from all around the globe.
Jackson is generally a year-round tourist destination. However, peak season is from November to April. The winters are cold with lots of snow and "below-zero" temperatures, especially from December to February. On the other hand, summer days are mildly warm and perfect for lovers of biking, hiking and fishing sports.
Public Transport in Jackson
The town of Jackson is not very big and can be easily explored on foot, by bike or by car. JATA and START Bus provide cheap and convenient public bus transportation. Local buses operate within city limits, while intercity buses connect Jackson with Teton Village, Teton County in Idaho and Star Valley, Wyoming.
Travelling by car is a convenient way of getting around Jackson, as well as for visiting the nearby Grand Teton National Park or the neighbouring Salt Lake City. However, you should be ready to drive in winter conditions. You can book a car rental in Jackson online or at the Jackson Hole Airport.
Due to the weather conditions that can be pretty harsh during winter, taxi service is a more reliable option for tourists. Taxi stands are available near major hotels and attractions, or you can always order a Jackson taxi in advance.
How to get to Jackson centre from Jackson Hole Airport
Jackson Hole Airport (JAC) is one of the busiest in Wyoming and the primary serving Jackson Hole Valley. It is around 15 km away from the city centre, at the base of the famous Teton mountain range, within the magnificent Grand Teton National Park.
Car rental, shuttle bus and Jackson airport taxi services are available means of transport from and to Jackson Hole Airport. Some hotels in the Jackson area provide complimentary shuttle service from Jackson Hole. Jackson airport taxis are available at the taxi rank, while some taxi companies require reservations in advance.
Book a private airport transfer
For a safe and reliable transfer directly to your hotel, book a private Jackson airport transfer with us. We organise transfers from Jackson Airport to Jackson and the nearby popular destinations, such as Dubois, Daniel, Idaho Falls, Island Park, Pinedale, and many more. Our airport taxi service is punctual and efficient.
You can book the service in advance and pay the service by credit card or in cash to the driver. The cost of a private airport taxi is per vehicle and fixed. The latest prices for a private airport transfer from Jackson Hole to Jackson city centre are on the link.