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Traveling to Crested Butte By Air

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Fly Non-Stop

Throughout winter, the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) has flights served by American Airlines and United Airlines, with flights from Dallas (DFW), Houston (IAH) and Denver (DEN). Summer service is offered on United Airlines through Denver (DEN) and Houston (IAH). 

Find your baggage and shuttle within 20 steps upon arrival in Gunnison.  Our local airport offers the convenience of small terminals, short security lines and parking right outside the front door! 

Take advantage of one of the great shuttle services offered in the valley, including Alpine Express, Dolly’s Mountain Shuttle and Crested Butte Limo.  There’s hardly a reason to rent a car when the shuttle ride is a short and scenic 30 minutes to Crested Butte!  Not to mention the convenience of Crested Butte’s local and FREE bus system, the Mountain Express.   

Contact the friendly locals at Crested Butte Vacations to shop lodging, activities, flights, and shuttles!

Through these carriers' extensive flight network guests can get to Crested Butte from anywhere in the world.

Denver (DEN) on United Airlines

United Airlines – Denver (DEN)

Summer 2019

April 8 - June 5, 2019 with Daily Service
June 6 - August 19, 2019* with Twice Daily Service
August 20 - November 2, 2019* with Daily Service

*Dates subject to potential schedule changes

Houston (IAH) on United Airlines

United Airlines – Houston (IAH)

Summer 2019

June 6 - August 19, 2019 with Daily Non-Stop Service