Getting to Crested Butte, Colorado, can be a little tricky!  But believe us, it's worth the effort! 

You have four good airport options for getting to us - depending on your timeline, budget and travel needs:

  • GUC - Gunnison/Crested Butte Regional Airport (Located in Gunnison, 30 minutes to/from Crested Butte)
  • MTJ - Montrose County Airport (1 hour 15 minute drive to/from Gunnison, 1 hour 45 minute drive to/from Crested Butte)
  • GJT - Grand Junction Regional Airport (2 hour 30 minute drive to/from Gunnison, 3 hour drive to/from Crested Butte)
  • DEN - Denver International Airport (3 hour 30 minute drive drive to/from Gunnison, 4 hour drive to/from Crested Butte)

We highly recommend joining together with other guests and renting a car together, especially if you are driving to the area from a further airport.  

A car will also be essential for your time within the Gunnison/Crested Butte area, as public transportation is almost nonexistent.