Whether by air or by car, getting to Aspen Snowmass is straight-forward and simple. On this page you can get the low-down on air transportation options to Aspen-Pitkin County Airport (ASE) or other nearby Colorado airports such as Denver International Airport (DEN), as well as special luggage services to make the voyage even easier. Our FAQs will help you cover the bases as well.

For driving directions and ground transportation info, select the blue Ground tab above.

Denver International Airport (DEN)

The largest and most active airport in the Rocky Mountain region is located only 220 miles from Aspen Snowmass. Visitors can easily take ground transportation from Denver International Airport (DIA) to Aspen Snowmass via I-70 and Colorado Highway 82. More than 1,500 daily flights are offered into DIA from more than 180 cities on 25 airlines, including international nonstop service from London/Heathrow on British Airways, from Reykjavik on IcelandAir, from Frankfurt + Munich on Lufthansa, from Tokyo on United, and now for this winter London / Gatwick on Norwegian Air and Panama City on Copa Airlines. 

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Flight map to Aspen, Colorado
Flight map to Aspen, Colorado

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Our Air Specialists

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Resort Travel Stay Aspen Snowmass – Your Online Travel Agency

Your Aspen Ski Vacation Air Specialists
Your Aspen Ski Vacation Air Specialists

If you've ever wondered what the secret formula is to accessing great airline fares, you've just found the answer - Resort Travel is the in-house and online travel agency of Stay Aspen Snowmass. Our specialized airline experts offer dedicated expertise in the airline industry and provide great deals on airfare to every airport in Colorado. We monitor your reservation from start to finish, help you out with delays or cancellations - so you know you're taken care of for your entire trip.

Call one of our experienced local vacation experts now to find the best deal on airline tickets: 877-789-6174

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Resort Travel's relationships and associated contracts with United Airlines, SkyWest, American Airlines, and Frontier Airlines gives us access to many more options than your typical travel agency. We also offer discounted rates to Denver, Eagle/Vail and Grand Junction for times when Aspen seats aren't available.

Many lodging properties offer complimentary ASE airport transfers, and taxis and RFTA buses also service the airport. We have discounted fares on Frontier to the Denver airport that we can pair up with car rentals or shuttles.

We have access to last seat availability on United Airlines flights. So when other sources show a sold-out flight, we may have availability. Our fares also allow travel into one city and return from another, allowing you options to complete your reservation when Aspen isn't available in both directions.

We specialize in selling packages that include specially negotiated private fares with the airlines. These fares offer more flexibility than traditional retail fares, and are more affordable, too.

Save even more by purchasing your tickets in a package. Our Local Vacation Experts can provide everything you need for your next escape to Aspen Snowmass. Reserve airfare, cars, and hotel rooms, purchase lift tickets along with equipment rentals and lessons. Our online travel agency will do all the work for you. All you need to do is show up.

Luggage Delivery Services

Luggage Forward
Luggage Forward

Luggage Forward

Since 2005, travelers worldwide have trusted Luggage Forward’s guaranteed door-to-door ski, snowboard and luggage delivery service. Traveling luggage-free is an experience that allows you to breeze through the airport and arrive in Aspen stress free. Services/offerings include:

• Doorstep to destination delivery
• Service from/to 200+ countries & territories
• Full money-back plus $500 on-time guarantee per bag

For price quotes and to schedule a shipment please visit us or call a Forwarding Specialist at 617-482-1100. International service is available to and from more than 200 countries and territories worldwide!

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With rates starting at $15 per pag, LugLess is the easiest, most affordable way to ship skis and luggage to your destination. By leveraging technology and existing logistics networks, LugLess makes shipping bags easier and cheaper than checking!

• Access to the absolute lowest shipping rates
• Backed by the reliability of UPS and FedEx
• Flexibility to add extra features for a fee

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Air Travel FAQs

Air Transportation FAQs - Aspen Snowmass
Air Transportation FAQs - Aspen Snowmass

What airlines serve Aspen/Pitkin County Airport?
United Airlines and American Airlines serve Aspen/Pitkin County Airport on a weekly basis. Learn more about the airport and daily flight schedules.

How much does it cost to check my skis/snowboard as luggage on airlines that serve Aspen Pitkin County Airport?
All three major airlines serving Aspen/Pitkin County Airport charge the same baggage fees for skis and snowboards as they do for standard checked baggage, with the usual weight limits in place. Check with each airline on particulars regarding ski bags, boot bags, etc. You can also hire one of the luggage transit services listed above.

An alternative would be to rent your skis and/or snowboard equipment from Four Mountain Sports. By reserving your rental in advance, you can save substantially, and get to ski and ride on the latest gear.

What are my options for airport transfer to Aspen Snowmass?
Learn more about Ground Transportation options including Airport Transfer and Rental Car services.

How can I rent a car in the Aspen Snowmass area?
Several rental car agencies are stationed at the Aspen/Pitkin County Airport including Alamo, Avis, Budget, Eagle, Hertz, National and Thrifty.

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