There are 5 ways to get from Alamosa to Fort Collins by plane, bus or car

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Fly, bus  •  2h 34m

  1. Fly from Alamosa (ALS) to Denver (DEN) ALS - DEN
  2. Take the bus from Denver Airport to Csu Transit Center

$96 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Express Arrow  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Alamosa, Loaf 'n Jug to Salida, CO
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Express Arrow from Salida, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to CSU Campus

$45 - $86

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Express Arrow via Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Alamosa, Loaf 'n Jug to Salida, CO
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Express Arrow from Salida, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center

$45 - $86

Bus  •  10h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Alamosa, Adams State Student Union to Pueblo Transit Center
  2. Take the bus from Pueblo, Co to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver Airport to Csu Transit Center

$93 - $109

Drive  •  4h 56m

  1. Drive from Alamosa to Fort Collins 298.7 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Alamosa to Fort Collins is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Alamosa to Fort Collins is to fly and bus which costs $95 - $160 and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alamosa to Fort Collins. However, there are services departing from Alamosa, Loaf 'n Jug and arriving at CSU Campus via Salida, CO and Denver Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 5m.

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The distance between Alamosa and Fort Collins is 221 miles. The road distance is 298.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Alamosa to Fort Collins without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway operated by Express Arrow which takes 8h 5m and costs $40 - $90.

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It takes approximately 2h 34m to get from Alamosa to Fort Collins, including transfers.

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Alamosa to Fort Collins bus services, operated by Bustang, depart from Alamosa, Loaf 'n Jug station.

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The quickest flight from Alamosa Airport to Denver Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Alamosa to Fort Collins bus services, operated by Bustang, arrive at CSU Campus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alamosa to Fort Collins is 299 miles. It takes approximately 4h 56m to drive from Alamosa to Fort Collins.

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  • Distance: 220.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 34m

What companies run services between Alamosa, CO, USA and Fort Collins, CO, USA?

You can take a bus from Alamosa to Fort Collins via Salida, CO, Denver, CO - Union Station, and Denver Union Station in around 8h 5m.

Airlines
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Alamosa to Denver
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Bus operators
Groome Transportation
Phone
+1 (970) 226-5533
Email
fortcollins@groometrans.com
Website
groometransportation.com
Bus from Denver Airport to Csu Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Alamosa, Loaf 'n Jug to Salida, CO
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $29
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Salida to Denver, CO - Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to CSU Campus
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Alamosa, Adams State Student Union to Pueblo Transit Center
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
ridebustang.com
Amtrak Thruway

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Salida, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pueblo, Co to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $27
Flexible
$35 - $55
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Pueblo, CO to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Boutique Air offers flights from Alamosa Airport to Denver Airport.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Fort Collins. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alamosa to Alamosa Airport is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs $11 - $13.

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