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Traveling to Crested Butte By Air

Fly Non-Stop

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)

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)

Winter 2018-19

Daily Non-Stop Service

  • December 19 - January 6, 2019

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

United Airlines Fare Sale

Thinking about a trip to ski Crested Butte, Colorado in 2019? Now is the time to book your air tickets. Our partners at United Airlines® are offering a limited time fare sale* for flights to the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) through Denver (DEN) or Houston (IAH). Book between January 7, 2019 and January 24, 2019 for travel between January 14 and March 3.  Restrictions, blackout dates, fees, and other conditions apply. Please review full terms and conditions here.