Location & Market Proximity

Location & Market Proximity

Home to Oklahoma State University, Stillwater is located in north-central Oklahoma centered between Wichita, Oklahoma City and Tulsa.

Air Service

The Stillwater Regional Airport (SWO) offers daily regional jet service to Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW). With just one connection, you can travel to more than 200 domestic and 40 international destinations. The airport has a 7,400-foot long runway that can service most commercial aircraft.

Tulsa International Airport (TUL) and Will Rogers World Airport (OKC) are both approximately 70 miles from Stillwater via interstate.

Interstates & Highways

Stillwater has easy access to I-35, a major north-south interstate that runs across the U.S. from Canada to Mexico and through Oklahoma. I-35 also connects Stillwater to I-40, another major interstate that runs across the south-central portion of the US.

State Highways 33 and 51 are divided, four lanes highways that provide easy access from Stillwater to I-35. The Cimarron Turnpike (U.S. Highway 412) provides a quick route to Tulsa or Enid. Stillwater is also served by U.S. 177, which run north-south across Stillwater.


Many may not realize that Oklahoma has access to the McClellon-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System.The system extends for 445 miles and connects with the Mississippi River in southeastern Arkansas. It transports more than 13-million tons of cargo by barge each year.

The closest of the system's ports is the Tulsa Port of Catoosa, which is one of the largest in-land river ports in the U.S. It is approximately 80 miles from Stillwater via interstate.

Railroad / Railway

Stillwater is served by  Stillwater Central Railroad (SLWC), a Watco Companies LLC subsidiary, which connects with BNSF Railway. The railroad operates more than 275 miles of track in Oklahoma and transports commodities and raw materials such as fuel, minerals and industrial products.