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Find out which airports are the best in the nation, according to Travel + Leisure readers.

No. 3 Austin–Bergstrom International Airport, TX (AUS)

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Barbecue, Tex-Mex, and a branch of Saxon’s Pub with live music are just a few of the reasons Austin beat out all other U.S. airports in the food category. But given that flight delays in Austin aren’t a big deal, it’s more likely that you’ll eat and run rather than linger over lunch. You’re likely to be among the happy fliers here, even if there are gripes about the airport’s location (ranked 25 out of 67).

America's Best Airports

No. 3 Austin–Bergstrom International Airport, TX (AUS)

Barbecue, Tex-Mex, and a branch of Saxon’s Pub with live music are just a few of the reasons Austin beat out all other U.S. airports in the food category. But given that flight delays in Austin aren’t a big deal, it’s more likely that you’ll eat and run rather than linger over lunch. You’re likely to be among the happy fliers here, even if there are gripes about the airport’s location (ranked 25 out of 67).

Sandy L. Stevens/Courtesy of City of Austin Aviation

America's Best Airports

Portland, OR, has a reputation for hipsters, but its airport makes a positive impression on all kinds of travelers thanks to quality food and shopping options and the likelihood of an on-time departure. So, if your next itinerary includes PDX—rated the nation’s No. 1 airport—consider yourself lucky.

That’s the takeaway from the results of the World’s Best Awards reader survey. For this online slideshow, Travel + Leisure editors tallied votes for a range of 67 major and regional airports in six categories: flight delays; design; food and drink; shopping; check-in; and location. The online list is broader than the coverage in Travel + Leisure magazine's November issue, which emphasized big-city airports.

Related: Best and Worst Airlines for Flight Delays

If the slideshow results point to a trend, it’s that travelers appreciate smaller airports like Tampa International and Rhode Island’s T. F. Green Airport for the smooth check-in process and efficient layout. Some actually heading to Boston, an hour away, will opt to arrive at easy-breezy T. F. Green rather than congested Logan Airport.

Read on for more great U.S. airports that are taking the hassle out of flying.

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