There are 5 ways to get from Aspen to Salt Lake City by plane, car, train, bus or shuttle

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Fly  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Aspen (ASE) to Salt Lake City (SLC) ASE - SLC

$335 - $607

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Bus  •  18 h 53 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 Bus Center - Greyhound
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut

$87 - $179

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Drive, train  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Aspen to Breckenridge, CO
  2. Drive from Keystone, CO to Granby Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Granby Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak

$92 - $235

Shuttle, bus  •  19 h 28 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Aspen, CO to Denver International Airport, CO Aspen
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut 1347 / ...

$130 - $269

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Aspen to Salt Lake City 412.8 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Aspen to Salt Lake City is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aspen to Salt Lake City is to fly which costs $330 - $650 and takes 2 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aspen to Salt Lake City. However, there are services departing from Paepcke Park DV and arriving at Salt Lake City, Ut via West Glenwood Park & Ride and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 53 min.

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The distance between Aspen and Salt Lake City is 291 miles. The road distance is 412.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Aspen to Salt Lake City without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 53 min and costs $85 - $180.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Aspen to Salt Lake City, including transfers.

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Aspen to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by RFTA, depart from Paepcke Park DV station.

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The best way to get from Aspen to Salt Lake City is to fly which takes 2 h 53 min and costs $330 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $180 and takes 18 h 53 min.

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The quickest flight from Aspen Airport to Salt Lake City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Aspen to Salt Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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  • Distance: 291 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

What companies run services between Aspen, CO, USA and Salt Lake City, UT, USA?

Delta flies from Aspen to Salt Lake City twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aspen to Salt Lake City via Glenwood Park & Ride DV, West Glenwood Park & Ride, Denver Bus Center - Greyhound, and Denver, Co in around 18 h 53 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Aspen to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $700
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Granby Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Bus operators
RFTA
Phone
+1 970-925-8484
Website
rfta.com
Bus from Paepcke Park DV to Glenwood Park & Ride DV
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rfta.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from West Glenwood Park & Ride to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Schedules at
ridebustang.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 Denver, Co to Salt Lake City, Ut
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
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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Yes, the driving distance between Aspen to Salt Lake City is 413 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to drive from Aspen to Salt Lake City.

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Delta offers flights from Aspen Airport to Salt Lake City Airport.

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There are 253+ hotels available in Salt Lake City. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Aspen to Aspen Airport is to bus which takes 9 min and costs $2 - $4.

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