Fly to Gunnison, Colorado

Air transportation into Gunnison

The Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) is located in the city of Gunnison, Colorado just 28 miles from the Town of Crested Butte and 31 miles from the Town of Mt. Crested Butte.

The Gunnison Crested Butte airport is serviced year-round by United Airlines with non-stop flights from Denver, making it convenient and easy to fly to Gunnison County communities at any time of year. New for Summer 2014: United Airlines will offer non-stop service to Gunnison from Houston!

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United Airlines to/from Gunnison

Fall Flight Schedule- Gunnison Airport

United Airlines - Denver (DEN) to Gunnison (GUC)

  • Daily, August 19-2014-December 17, 2014

Winter Flight Schedule - Gunnison Airport

United Airlines - Denver (DEN) to Gunnison (GUC)

  • Twice Daily, December 18, 2014-January 5, 2015
  • Daily, January 6, 2015- January 30, 2015
  • Twice Daily, January 31, 2015-February 7, 2014
  • Daily: February 8-11, 2015
  • Twice Daily February 12, 2015-April 6, 2015

United Airlines - Houston (IAH) to Gunnison (GUC) 

  • Daily, December 18, 2014- January 5, 2015
  • Saturdays - February 14, 2015- April4, 2015

United Airlines - Chicago (ORD) to Gunnison (GUC) 

  • Daily Inbound and Outbound Flights Saturdays December 20, 2014- January 3, 2015
  • Daily Outbound Flights Sundays December 20, 2014- December 28,2014
  • Daily Inbound and Outbound Flights Saturdays February 14, 2015- April 4, 2015
  • Daily Outbound Flights Sundays February 22, 2015- March 29, 2015

Please visit for reservations/information or call (800) 864-8331 for the most up to date information.


American Airlines Service to & from Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW)

  • Daily Flights December 18, 2014- December 24, 2014, December 31, 2014
  • Twice Daily Flights December 25, 2014- December 30, 2014 & January 1, 2015- January 5, 2015
  • Daily Flights January 6, 2015- April 6, 2015

Ground Transportation

Car Rental: 

The Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) is serviced by Hertz, Avis, and Budget car rentals. We recommend making advance arrangements to rent a car prior to arrival.

  • AVIS (970) 641-0263
  • BUDGET (970) 641-4403
  • HERTZ (970) 641-2881

Local Shuttle and Transporation Service Providers. Leave the Driving to Us

Advanced reservation required.

  • ALPINE EXPRESS: (970) 641-5074
  • DOLLY'S MOUNTAIN SHUTTLE: (970) 349-2620
  • ROCKY RIDES LTD (800) 252-1854

Free Local Shuttle and Bus Service:

The communities of Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte offer a FREE Mountain Express shuttle that runs regularly between the two towns. No reservation is required. And our FREE Valley-wide RTA bus system offers transportation between Gunnison and Crested Butte/Mt. Crested Butte. The bus does NOT service the airport. For RTA bus schedules, go to

Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ)

The Montrose Regional Airport (MTJ) is a convenient 1 hour, 20 minute drive from Gunnison. Summer service is provided by United Airlines to Houston, American Airlines to Dallas. Winter service expands to Houston and Newark operated by United Airlines, service to Dallas and Chicago with American Airlines, service to Atlanta with Delta Airlines, and service to Los Angeles/LAX and Phoenix/Mesa with Allegiant Air.

Summer Flight Schedule:

To Be Announced for Summer 2014.

Rental Cars: Companies include Avis, Budget, Hertz, National/Alamo, and Enterprise Rental Car.  Alpine Express and Mountain Limo offer a shuttle service from MTJ to Gunnison, Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte. Reservations are required 48 hours in advance. A private shuttle can be arranged with Crested Butte Speciality Services.

To contact the airport directly call (970) 249-3203.