Are you planning a trip to Crested Butte?! If you are, Gunnison Airport is probably your best option for flying here. I would say it’s definitely the easiest. Why? Well, Crested Butte doesn’t have a public airport. The only way you can fly into Crested Butte is if you are part of the Buckhorn Ranch Subdivision. It has an airpark for private pilots. Otherwise, Gunnison is the easiest by air!
Gunnison Airport is located in Gunnison, CO, just 35 minute from Crested Butte. It offers less hassle, more convenience and often better or equal costs for Crested Butte visitors and locals. This is based on total travel costs including time and gas, versus alternative airports.
Gunnison Airport- Expanded Service
Do you need to fly out of Houston, Dallas or Denver?
Well, it may just be your lucky day.
Winter flying season has begun for 2019-2020.
Which means there is now expanded service for Crested Butte/Gunnison Airport. This includes daily non-stop flights from these three cities through United and American Airlines – Houston, Dallas & Denver. This is some great news!
- United Airlines flies from Denver and Houston.
- American Airlines flies from Dallas.
Winter Dates Include:
Nov 2, 2019 thru Dec 18, 2020 – Daily Non-Stop Service
Dec 18, 2019 thru April 2, 2020 – Twice Daily Non-Stop Service
Feb 15, 2020 thru Mar 28, 2020 – Three-times Non-Stop Service On Saturdays
Dec 19, 2019 thru Mar 29, 2020 – Daily Non-stop Service
Dec 18, 2019 thru Jan 6, 2020 – Twice Daily Non-Stop Service
Jan 7, 2020 thru Apr 6, 2020 – Daily Non-Stop Service
Feb 15, 2020 thru Mar 21, 2020 – Twice Daily Non-Stop Service On Saturdays
*Dates subject to change
Not only is this the best flying option for you, but you get the scenic roadtrip adventure on top of it, for your drive from Gunnison to Crested Butte. On top of that, the airport is getting some new additions!
New Changes Coming To Gunnison Airport – Gunnison Terminal Project
The Gunnison Airport is on track for the new terminal renovation. There is talk of utilizing the existing space with a little expansion and add covered parking with a large solar project. They are looking to make it easier for people to find their way, have a new security area and provide more views and light in the airport.
I know I’m excited to see how this turns out!
So, what are you waiting for?! Crested Butte is waiting for YOU!
Crested Butte Real Estate
In Crested Butte the skiing is great, the scenery is awesome, the recreational activities in the Gunnison Valley are endless, and the people are warm, friendly and real. Come to Crested Butte to relax and enjoy yourself with family, friends and clients…, then go find a restaurant, bar or shop in town. Sit for a while, relax and enjoy striking up a conversation with a new friend – it could be the beginning our your journey of adventure.
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