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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.

2018 Winter Airmap

Save Up To $300 On Airfare!

Save Up to $300 on Airfare 

Receive up to a $300 airfare credit when you fly into the conveniently located Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC), stay at The Grand Lodge, Lodge at Mountaineer Square, The Plaza or any CBMR Property and purchase lift tickets. Offer is valid for stays from December 19, 2018 through April 1, 2019. 

Date Range Flight Credit Requirements Additional Credit Requirements Airline
December 19 - 21 $150 per ticket  3 night minimum stay/2-day lift ticket per person N/A N/A American Airlines
January 3 - February 8 $200 credit per ticket 4 night minimum stay/3-day lift ticket per person +$100 credit per ticket Stays of 6+ nights United or American Airlines
February 9 - March 22, (BLACKOUT Dates 3/8 - 3/15) $100 credit per ticket 4 night minimum stay/3-day lift ticket per person +$50 credit per ticket Stays of 6+ nights United Airlines
March 23 - April 1 $200 credit per ticket 4 night minimum stay/3-day lift ticket per person +$100 credit per ticket Stays of 6+ nights United or American Airlines

Talk to one of our friendly Crested Butte Vacations team members to book your vacation today! 

Limited time offer, subject to availability. Must be booked through Crested Butte Vacations. Only valid on new reservations. Lift ticket purchase not required for Epic, Crested Butte Mountain Resort, Okemo Mountain Resort, and Mount Sunapee winter 2018-2019 season passholders.

 

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

Fall/Winter 2018-19

Once Daily Non-Stop Service 

  • September 5, 2018 - December 19, 2018

Twice Daily Non-Stop Service

  • December 19 - March 30, 2019

Saturday Non-Stop Service

  • February 16 - March 30, 2019

Houston (IAH) on United Airlines

United Airlines – Houston (IAH)

Summer 2018

Daily Non-Stop Service

  • June 29, 2018 - August 18, 2018

Winter 2018-19

Daily Non-Stop Service

  • December 19 - January 6

Saturday and Sunday Non-Stop Service

  • February 16 - March 17, 2019

Dallas (DFW) on American Airlines

American Airlines – Dallas (DFW)

Winter 2018-19

Twice Daily Non-Stop Service 

  • December 19, 2018 - January 7, 2019

Daily Non-Stop Service

  • January 8 - April 1, 2019