When you ask “what are the largest airports in the US”, you may expect Denver to be on that list – but not as the largest of all!
Dallas/Fort Worth is number 2 on this list, covering around 70 square kilometers (27 square miles) of land.
Orlando International Airport is a really busy place, considering it is only a half an hour from Walt Disney World and many of the other attractions in this tourist-rich area.
The airport is located 25 miles west of DC, and it only takes about 45 minutes to get into the city. There are 3 terminals, with 113 gates.
George Bush Intercontinental Airport is Houston’s main airport, owned by the city of Houston and known for being the second largest hub for United Airlines.
Found just outside of Salt Lake City, SLC airport covers around 12 square miles (31 square kilometers) of area.
O’Hare International Airport, with its fairly central location in the Midwest, is a popular airport that sees over 80 million passengers a year.
San Francisco International is one of four airports that serve the Bay Area, and it is the only one on this list of the largest airports in the US.
Yet another expected option among the largest airports in the US is John F Kennedy Airport in New York City, typically referred to by its call letters, “JFK.”
One of the biggest surprises on this list is the 3 square mile Detroit Metropolitan Airport, located just outside of the city in Wayne County.