Major airports near Ames, Iowa:

The nearest major airport is Des Moines International Airport (DSM / KDSM). This airport has domestic flights from Des Moines, Iowa and is 41 miles from the center of Ames, IA.

Another major airport is Fort Dodge Regional Airport (FOD / KFOD), which has domestic flights from Fort Dodge, Iowa and is 74 miles from Ames, IA.

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International airports near Ames, IA

41 miles: Des Moines International Airport - Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM)
174 miles: Eppley Airfield - Omaha, NE (OMA / KOMA)
209 miles: Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport - Minneapolis, MN (MSP / KMSP)
230 miles: Kansas City International Airport - Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI)

Domestic airports near Ames, IA

41 miles: Des Moines International Airport - Des Moines, IA (DSM / KDSM)
74 miles: Fort Dodge Regional Airport - Fort Dodge, IA (FOD / KFOD)
85 miles: Mason City Municipal Airport - Mason City, IA (MCW / KMCW)
101 miles: Waterloo Regional Airport - Waterloo, IA (ALO / KALO)
105 miles: The Eastern Iowa Airport - Cedar Rapids, IA (CID / KCID)

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Local airports near Ames, IA

5 miles: Ames Municipal Airport - Ames, IA (AMW / KAMW)
27 miles: Ankeny Regional Airport - Ankeny, IA (IKV / KIKV)
45 miles: Perry Municipal Airport - Perry, IA (PRO / KPRO)
49 miles: Marshalltown Municipal Airport - Marshalltown, IA (MIW / KMIW)
52 miles: Webster City Municipal Airport - Webster City, IA (IA2)
63 miles: Newton Municipal Airport - Newton, IA (TNU / KTNU)

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Ames, Iowa

City: Ames
State: Iowa
Country: United States
Category: cities

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