Getting To Aspen Snowmass
Whether by air or by car, getting to Aspen Snowmass is straight-forward and simple. Get the low-down on flying into Aspen-Pitkin County Airport (ASE) or other nearby Colorado airports such as Denver International Airport (DEN), as well as luggage services to make your trip even easier.
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Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (ASE)
Aspen/Pitkin County Airport is just 3 miles from the town of Aspen and 6 miles from Snowmass Village. With service from United and American Airlines, it offers direct flights to Denver, Chicago (O'Hare), San Francisco, Los Angeles, Dallas / Ft. Worth, Houston, Atlanta, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Salt Lake City, and new this winter, Phoenix. Hundreds of one-stop connections are available through these gateways. Altogether, ASE offers nonstop flights from ten cities with a minimum of 220 total flights per week in January to as many 281 total flights per week over the holidays – far more than ever before!
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.
Additional Airport Options
Eagle County Airport (EGE)Eagle County Airport is located just 70 miles from Aspen Snowmass. Served by 3 airlines with nonstop flights from 14 major cities during the winter, and one-stop connections from cities throughout the world.
Grand Junction Airport (GJT)Grand Junction's airport (GJT) is located 130 miles west of Aspen Snowmass. Frequent connecting flights from various U.S. cities and nonstop flights from Denver, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Phoenix and Dallas / Ft. Worth are offered.
Private Air TravelInterested in flying privately to Aspen? Sentient Jet is now the official Private Jet Provider of Aspen Snowmass. Sentient — the leader in Private Jet Membership — provides access to more than 900 certified aircraft. Through the exclusive partnership between Aspen Snowmass and Sentient Jet we are pleased to offer guaranteed availability of world-class jets at member rates.
Our Air Specialists - Resort Travel
If you've ever wondered what the secret formula is to accessing great airline fares, you've just found the answer - Resort Travel, 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.
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Resort Travel's relationships and associated contracts with United Airlines, SkyWest, American Airlines, Delta, 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.
Call one of our experienced local vacation experts now to find the best deal on airline tickets: (877) 789-6174
Luggage Delivery Services
Luggage ForwardWith Luggage Forward, your luggage and sports equipment is collected from your doorstep and delivered directly to your lodging destination and then back home again, allowing you to streamline your journey for a faster, safer trip.
• Premium, all-inclusive service
• Ship from/to 200+ countries & territories
• Bypass crowded areas at airports like check-in and baggage claim
LuglessWith rates starting at $19.99 per bag, LugLess has made hauling bags to and from the airport a thing of the past by creating the easiest, most affordable way to ship your skis and luggage directly to and from your destination.
• The absolute lowest shipping rates anywhere in the USA
• Backed by the reliability of UPS and FedEx
• Only pay for the services you use
Air Travel FAQs
United Airlines, Delta, 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.