Gilbert offers a multimodal transportation network that provides access to clients, workforce, and supply chains enhancing logistic capabilities and reducing operational costs.
Linked to the West and East coasts by a strong ground transportation network, Gilbert is eight miles from Interstate 10, a highway that extends from California to Florida, offering convenient access to other major southwest markets including Southern California and Mexico.
Gilbert also offers connectivity to the rest of the Phoenix metropolitan area with direct access to the U.S. 60 and Loop 202 Freeway. Due to its geographic location in the southeast valley, Gilbert provides for a convenient reverse commute for employers based in the community.
Served by the Union Pacific transcontinental rail line, Gilbert offers rail access to industrial-zoned properties along a spur located in the Northwest section of the community.
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
Located 12 miles west of Gilbert, Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport is served by 17 major airlines with daily service to approximately 85 U.S. cities and 20 international cities in Europe, Canada, Mexico
Due to the outstanding
|Flight Times: Domestic|
|Albuquerque, NM||1 hr. 20 mins.|
|Atlanta, GA||3 hrs. 40 mins.|
|Chicago, IL||3 hrs. 20 mins.|
|Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX||2 hrs. 25 mins.|
|Denver, CO||1 hr. 45 mins.|
|Houston, TX||2 hrs. 45 mins.|
|Las Vegas, NV||1 hr. 10 mins.|
|Los Angeles, CA||1 hr. 25 mins.|
|Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN||3 hrs. 5 mins.|
|New York, NY||4 hrs. 45 mins.|
|Portland, OR||2 hrs. 45 mins.|
|Salt Lake City, UT||1 hr. 45 mins.|
|San Diego, CA||1 hr. 20 mins.|
|San Francisco, CA||2 hrs. 5 mins.|
|Seattle, WA||3 hrs.|
|Tucson, AZ||50 mins.|
|Washington, DC Metro||4 hrs. 20 mins.|
|Flight Times: International|
|London, UK||10 hrs. 45 mins.|
|Tokyo, JAP||15 hrs. 25 mins.|
|Berlin, GER||18 hrs. 50 mins.|
|Madrid, SPN||17 hrs. 35 mins.|
|Mexico City, MEX||3 hrs. 5 mins.|
|Vancouver, CAN||3 hrs. 20 mins.|
Recognized as the reliever airport for passenger and freight traffic for Sky Harbor International, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is noted as one of the fastest-growing commercial airports in the country. Currently serving nearly 1.5 million passengers to over 45 non-stop destinations, Gateway Airport is a major economic engine in the Phoenix East Valley.
Due to its growth and community outreach, in 2019, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport was named the Arizona Department of Transportation’s Airport of the Year.
The airport has grown into an international aerospace center with aircraft maintenance, modification, testing,
Gateway is adjacent to a 1,000-acre education, training, and research campus with Arizona State University Polytechnic, Chandler-Gilbert Community College’s Aviation Division, U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory and U.S. Army Reserve Center. According to population and growth estimates, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport and surrounding areas will boast over 100,000 new jobs by 2035, making it one of the largest employment centers in the state of Arizona.
As a member agency of Valley Metro RPTA, Gilbert has developed an integrated regional transit system that provides accessibility and mobility for employees who commute into Gilbert from other areas of the metropolitan area. Gilbert partners with Chandler and Mesa to operate a bus-rapid-transit service that connects the east-end light rail station that serves as a major transit hub connecting Gilbert to the region.