The Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) is located in the city of Gunnison, just 28 miles from the Town of Crested Butte and 31 miles from the Town of Mount Crested Butte. Our non-winter airline partner is United Airlines. In winter, there are additional flights on American Airlines, and Continental Airlines. If you need to contact the airport, please call 970.641.2304.
Year-round daily flights are provided on United Express from Denver International Airport to Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport. There are additional United flights in winter along with two daily non-stop flights from Dallas – Fort Worth (DFW) on American Airlines. New this coming winter will be one daily non-stop flight from Houston (IAH) on Continental Airlines. The flight schedules are subject to change. We recommend you always check with the airline to confirm current schedules.
If your final destination is Crested Butte or Mt. Crested Butte in winter, there is a FREE shuttle bus that runs regularly between these two towns. Our FREE Valleywide bus system also runs on a regular basis in winter between Gunnison and Crested Butte/Mt. Crested Butte (map).
Regularly scheduled ground transportation offered by Alpine Express is available as well as car rentals from Hertz, Avis, and Budget. Great travel deals for the Gunnison Valley, including air, can be found in our Value Vacations section. To speak with a real person, please call 800.814.7988!
Summer Air Schedule into Crested Butte
Summer 6/9/10 to 8/23/10
UA 5992 GUC to DEN 1000A 1049A
UA 6012 GUC to DEN 415P 504P
UA 5992 DEN to GUC 843A 929A
UA 6012 DEN to GUC 258P 344P
Fall 8/24/10 to 12/16/10
UA 5992 GUC to DEN 154P 245P
UA 5992 DEN to GUC 1219P 114P
*All scheduled times are subject to change without notice.