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The Eastern Iowa Airport | Cedar Rapids Airport | CID

Search and buy flights to the Cedar Rapids Airport using the search bay above. Read on to discover all you need to know about this airport including airlines that fly there, where they fly, facilities and runway information.

About The Eastern Iowa Airport

The Eastern Iowa Airport (IATA: CID) is an airport located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States. It is often referred to as the Cedar Rapids Airport or The Eastern Iowa Cedar Rapids Airport. The airport is served by American carriers, mainly serving passenger domestic flights. There are also some cargo airlines that operate from this airport. In 2017, the airport served 1,143,335 total passengers and 53,566,069 pounds of cargo.

In 1944, the Cedar Rapids Municipal Airport was completed with the help of military funding. It wasn't until 1997 that the airport was renamed to The Eastern Iowa Airport, to reflect its operations serving regional destinations.

Eastern Iowa Airport Location

The airport is located on Wright Brothers Boulevard on the southern edge of town. This is found two miles west of Interstate 380, within Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States.


Despite CID spanning 3,288 acres of land, its main terminal building is small yet modern with a few eateries and shops to keep you entertained whilst waiting for your flight.

Facilities Include:

Nearby hotels with free airport shuttles

Free WiFi


Nursing rooms

Baggage carts

Coat check

Food and drink retailers

Mobile Charging

Gift Shops

There are currently no airport lounges at this airport.


Direction Length (m) Length (ft) Surface
9/27 2,622 8,600 Concrete
13/31 1,890 6,200 Asphalt/Concrete


Main Passenger Terminal

There is currently only one main passenger terminal at this airport. It was designed by Brown, Healey, Bock Architects and Planners and was dedicated with an opening ceremony in 1986. There are two concourses at this airport (B and C) with a total of 13 departure gates.

Airlines that fly to The Eastern Iowa Airport

Allegiant Air American Eagle
Delta Air Lines Delta Connection
Frontier Airlines United Airlines
United Express

Top Destinations

Popular Domestic Destinations

Rank Airport Passengers Airlines
1 Chicago-O'Hare, Illinois 137,000 American, United
2 Denver, Colorado 105,000 Frontier, United
3 Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas 64,000 American
4 Atlanta, Georgia 63,000 Delta
5 Minneapolis/St Paul, Minnesota 47,000 Delta
6 Detroit, Michigan 46,000 Delta
7 Charlotte, North Carolina 37,000 American
8 Phoenix/Mesa, Arizona 32,000 Allegiant
9 Orlando-Sanford, Florida 18,000 Allegiant
10 St. Petersburg- Clearwater, Florida 18,000 Allegiant

How to get to The Eastern Iowa Airport

By Road

Follow signs to the airport on the road, and then when at the airport follow the signs to either the long stay or short stay car parks.

By Public Transport

There are a number of public transport companies operating services to and from the airport: Airport Express, ACS Airport Shuttle Service, Burlington Trailways, City of Cedar Rapids and Linn County LIFTS.

By Rental Car

You can utilise the rental car services at the airport with companies on offer such as Alamo, Budget, Enterprise and National.