Connecting the Shenandoah Valley
to the World.
Gateway of the
At Shenandoah Valley Airport (SHD) we strive to serve as the ultimate gateway for the Valley, and to do so with world-class service. We proudly serve the picturesque and vibrant central Shenandoah Valley region. We are located just minutes away from Harrisonburg, Staunton, Bridgewater, Waynesboro, and of course, Shenandoah National Park. With daily round-trip flights to Washington-Dulles (IAD) and Chicago O’Hare (ORD), you can get anywhere in the world from SHD with ease.
We offer a number of services to satisfy our region’s varied travel and aviation needs: fare specialists, free parking, on-site rental car agencies, aircraft maintenance, general aviation, and FBO services. Our stellar reputation precedes us — we’re known for our friendly and helpful staff, reliable flights, easy-to-navigate facility, and relaxing atmosphere. Learn more about us.
Why Choose SHD?
It’s our goal to make your traveling experience as stress-free as possible. All those typical airport frustrations aren’t issues here at SHD. Used to long lines at baggage claim followed by a couple hour drive home? At SHD you can be off of the plane and at your home or hotel in under 30 minutes — seriously. Plus, our TSA lines are consistently short and efficient, so you only need to arrive at SHD one hour before your flight, instead of the typical two hours. Not to mention, our parking is free, no matter how long your journey takes.
We offer daily round trip flights to Washington-Dulles (IAD) and Chicago O’Hare (ORD) through United Airlines, operated by their regional partner SkyWest. Both IAD and ORD are major hubs, with hundreds of national and international destinations, giving you easy access to United’s global network of flights. With just one flight out of SHD, you can be connected to anywhere in the world.
At SHD, the health and safety of our passengers, staff members, and our community remain of the utmost importance. In order to keep our travelers safe, we have introduced a number of safety precautions: required face coverings, enhanced cleaning procedures, floor markers and signage, protective shields around the terminal, and more. Plus an extensive study by the U.S. Department of Defense revealed that airplanes are one of the safest indoor spaces for the risk of COVID-19 exposure, due to the continuous airflow and advanced filtration.
True Cost Calculator
When comparing flights out of SHD and other airports located hours away, our calculator helps you factor in the time and money you spend commuting to and from the airport. It’s more than just airfare. When you factor in the money, distance and time, SHD is often a better value.