Fly to Gunnison, Colorado

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 Airport is serviced year-round by United with non-stop flights from Denver, making it convenient and easy to fly to Gunnison County communities. New for Summer 2014: United Airlines will offer non-stop service to Gunnison from Houston! Book early at

United Airlines to/from Gunnison

Summer Nonstop Air Service Houston to/from Gunnison

Access from the Midwest just got easier with NEW Winter non-stop flights to/from Chicago on United.

Spring Flight Schedule

United Airlines - Denver

  • Daily, April 8, 2014- July 1, 2014

Summer Flight Schedule

United Airlines - Denver

  • Mulitple Flights Daily, July 2, 2014- August 18, 2014
  • Daily, August 18, 2014- December, 2014

United Airlines - Houston (NEW FOR SUMMER 2014!)

  • Wednesdays and Saturdays to Gunnison- June 21, 2014- August 10, 2014
  • Thursdays and Sunday to Houston - June 21, 2014- August 10, 2014.

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


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. 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

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 and 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.