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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Drive, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Aspen to Copper Mountain, CO
  2. Take the bus from Copper Mountain, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center

$57 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Paepcke Park DV to Glenwood Park & Ride DV Brt / ...
  2. Take the bus from West Glenwood Park & Ride to Denver Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center

$42 - $52

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Aspen to Fort Collins 222.4 miles

$21 - $35

Fly, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Aspen (ASE) to Denver (DEN) ASE - DEN
  2. Take the bus from Denver International Airport to Fort Collins Hub

$296 - $708

Shuttle, bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Aspen, CO to Denver International Airport, CO Aspen
  2. Take the bus from Denver International Airport to Fort Collins Hub Htc-Dia / ...

$92 - $174

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aspen to Fort Collins is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aspen to Fort Collins is to drive which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $21 - $35.

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The distance between Aspen and Fort Collins is 215 km. The road distance is 356 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Aspen to Fort Collins, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aspen to Fort Collins. However, there are services departing from Paepcke Park DV and arriving at Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center via West Glenwood Park & Ride and Denver Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 41 min.

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

You can take a bus from Aspen to Fort Collins via Glenwood Park & Ride DV, West Glenwood Park & Ride, and Denver Union Station in around 8 h 41 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Aspen to Denver
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Bus operators
Front Range Ski Bus
Website
frontrangeskibus.com
Bus from Copper Mountain, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
frontrangeskibus.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
Bus from West Glenwood Park & Ride to Denver Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
RFTA
Phone
+1 970-925-8484
Website
rfta.com
Bus from Paepcke Park DV to Glenwood Park & Ride DV
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rfta.com
Green Ride
Website
greenrideco.com
Bus from Denver International Airport to Fort Collins Hub
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
greenrideco.com
Book at
greenrideco.com
Colorado Mountain Express
Website
coloradomountainexpress.com
Shuttle from Aspen, CO to Denver International Airport, CO
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
coloradomountainexpress.com

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