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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 (DIA)

Summer 2018

Once Daily Non-Stop Service 

  • April 9, 2018 - June 8, 2018

Twice Daily Non-Stop Service

  • June 9, 2018 - September 4, 2018

Once Daily Non-Stop Service 

  • September 5, 2018 - December 14, 2018

Houston (IAH) on United Airlines

United Airlines – Houston (IAH)

Summer 2018

Saturday Non-Stop Service

  • June 9, 2018 - June 23, 2018

Daily Non-Stop Service

  • June 29, 2018 - August 18, 2018

Dallas (DFW) on American Airlines

American Airlines – Dallas (DFW)

Daily Non-Stop Service 

  • Will begin in December 2018