Who We Are
The Good Traveler is a non-profit collaboration between airports and the organizations they connect with, on a mission to make travel sustainable. We offer carbon offset purchase as an optional amenity to passengers who want balance out the environmental impact of their flight. We are also working towards more efficiently investing airport revenue into offsetting the carbon footprint of our ground operations under the Airport Council International's Airport Carbon Accreditation program.
We work with individual travelers, businesses whose staff travel, hotels, shops, holiday destinations, cafes (who depend on travel) and non-profits. Together we make travel sustainable by offering convenient, affordable, meaningful carbon offsetting to their visitors. Contact us if you want to join in.
San Diego International Airport
San Diego International Airport has developed The Good Traveler, a non-profit project. We believe in the importance of making travel sustainable and that collaboration is the primary way to make a positive environmental impact in our industry.
The Good Traveler is just one element of our work to help protect the environment. Checkout our annual sustainability report to learn more.
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
The Port of Seattle aims to be the greenest, most energy efficient port in North America. With that goal in mind, the Port Commission authorized more than $45 million in environmental initiatives and projects for 2017.
You can find out more details of our environmental programs here.
Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
Austin is one of the most livable cities in the country and we want to keep it that way. From its beginning, Austin-Bergstrom International Airport has worked to reduce its impact on the environment by recycling, using alternative fuels, reducing electric and water consumption, and building with recycled materials.
Learn more about our environmental initiatives here.
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey
JFK, EWR, LGA, SWF, TEB
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency’s network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. JFK handles more international traffic than any airport in the nation.
Dallas Fort Worth International
Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport warmly welcomes more than 65 million customers along their journey every year, elevating DFW to a status as one of the most frequently visited superhub airports in the world. DFW Airport customers can choose among 157 domestic and 56 international nonstop destinations worldwide.
DFW has become the first airport in North America to achieve Carbon Neutral status, one of only 23 airports worldwide to achieve the milestone distinction. The Airport Carbon Accreditation (ACA) Program upgraded DFW Airport to "Level 3+ Neutrality", which is the highest level of environmental achievement available to airports.
The Environmental Affairs Team at San Diego International Airport