Elko County Major Transportation
Major County Highways/ Interstates
Interstate 80 runs east-west through the county, connecting Carlin, Elko, Wells and West Wendover with Utah to the east and California to the west. US 93 runs north-south, through Wells and Jackpot connecting to Idaho in the north and Ely and Las Vegas, Nevada in the south.
|US Highway 93|
|State Route 223|
Distance to the Five Nearest Metro Areas
Distance in Miles
|Las Vegas, NV||430|
|Twin Falls, ID||165|
|Salt Lake City, UT||237|
Railroads by Rail Carrier
Regional Railport Services
Northeastern Nevada Regional Railport
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The Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad and Union Pacific Railroad provide freight rail service through northeastern Nevada. Both railroads parallel Interstate 80. Passenger rail is available through Amtrak out of Elko.
|Name||Main or Branch Line||Shortline or National|
Commercial & General Aviation Airports
Both commercial and general aviation services are available through the Elko Regional Airport. Additional general aviation services are available throughout the county.
|Name||City||# of Runways||Runway Length(s)||Passenger||Charter|
|Elko Regional Airport||Elko||1||7,211 x 150′||Sky West (Delta Connection)||El Aero|
|Jackpot Airport||Jackpot||1||6,200 x 60|
|Wells Municipal Airport||Wells||2||2,681 x 150′|
|5,498 x 150′|
|Wendover Airport||West Wendover||2||8,000 x 150′||Allegiant Air|
|8,001 x 100′|