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Crested Butte by Air

Gunnison / Crested Butte Regional Airport Crested Butte Mountain Resort announces air service for the 2013-2014 winter season from American Airlines and United Airlines, with flights from Dallas (DFW), Houston (IAH), Chicago (ORD) and Denver (DEN). Through both carriers' extensive flight network guests can get to Crested Butte from anywhere in the world.
 
For a detailed summer flight schedule to Gunnison click here » 

Note: Schedules are subject to change. Please confirm times with carrier.

For airline baggage fee details, please click on the appropriate airline below
United Airlines | American Airlines

For additional information or to reserve airfares, call 1.800.810.7669 

Airport Transfers & Car Rentals

Alpine Express meets every flight and provides door-to-door shuttle service between Gunnison Airport and Crested Butte, a short, scenic 30 minute transfer. Statewide charter available. Fleet of 30 vehicles, from 10-passenger vans to 24-passenger coaches. Baggage handling and luxury limousine service available.

Crested Butte's transportation network renders a hassle free vacation. Besides an excellent local taxi service, Crested Butte has one of the best ski town shuttle systems around. Learn More

Driving Directions

Located near the center of the state, Crested Butte is easy to get to no matter where you're coming from. And the drive through the mountains is nothing short of extraordinary. Drive time from Denver is 4 hours, and just under 4 hours from Colorado Springs.

DIRECTIONS
From Denver
From Denver International Airport, take interstate 70 west, exit to highway 470 west, highway 285 south to Fairplay then Poncha Springs, highway 50 west to Gunnison, then highway 135 north into Crested Butte.

From Colorado Springs
Take highway 24 west to highway 285, highway 285 south to Poncha Springs, highway 50 west to Gunnison, then highway 135 north into Crested Butte. From Montrose Take highway 50 east to Gunnison, then highway 135 north into Crested Butte.

From Texas And Oklahoma
Take interstate 25 north through Trinidad to Walsenburg, highway 160 west to Alamosa, highway 285 north to Saguache, highway 114 north to highway 50, highway 50 west to Gunnison, then highway 135 north into Crested Butte.

From Arizona - Phoenix
Take interstate 17 to Flagstaff, north on highway 89, highway 160 to Cortez, north on highway 145, highway 62 to Ridgway, highway 550 north to Montrose, highway 50 east to Gunnison, then highway 135 north into Crested Butte.

From California And Southern Nevada - Los Angeles - Las Vegas
Take interstate 15 to Las Vegas, interstate 70 to Grand Junction, highway 50 east to Montrose and on to Gunnison, then highway 135 north into Crested Butte.

From Northern California And Utah - San Francisco - Salt Lake City
Take interstate 80 to Salt Lake City, interstate 15 via highway 6 and interstate 70 to Grand Junction, highway 50 east to Gunnison, then highway 135 north into Crested Butte.

From New Mexico - Santa Fe - Albuquerque - Taos
From highway 285, take highway 160 west to Alamosa, highway 285 north to Saguache, highway 114 north to highway 50, highway 50 west to Gunnison, then highway 135 north into Crested Butte.

Note: Please use caution when using online map sites when traveling in the high country. While such services are outstanding in most area, these sites may direct you over seasonal and 4WD only roads that may not be suitable for your vehicle.

For Colorado Road Reports please call 303.639.1111 | www.cotrip.org  

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