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There are 6 ways to get from Aspen to Santa Fe by bus, car, train, 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.

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Bus via West Glenwood Park & Ride  •  13h 25m

  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 to Santa Fe

$81 - $111

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Bus  •  15h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Aspen to Denver International Airport Colorado Mountain Express
  2. Take the bus from Denver to Santa Fe Greeley to El Paso

$160 - $215

Drive, Amtrak Thruway operated by Express Arrow, Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound, bus, train  •  16h 21m

  1. Drive from Aspen to Fairplay, CO
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Express Arrow from Fairplay, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Greyhound from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Colorado Springs, CO
  4. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Raton
  5. Take the train from Raton Amtrak Station to Lamy Amtrak Station

Drive  •  7h 10m

  1. Drive from Aspen to Santa Fe 305.8 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to Santa Fe  •  5h

  1. Fly from Aspen (ASE) to Santa Fe (SAF) ASE - SAF

$273 - $1,230

Fly to Albuquerque, shuttle  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Aspen (ASE) to Albuquerque (ABQ) ASE - ABQ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Albuquerque International Airport, NM to Santa Fe, NM

$230 - $1,037

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The cheapest way to get from Aspen to Santa Fe is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 7h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Aspen to Santa Fe is to fly which costs $270 - $1,300 and takes 5h.

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The distance between Aspen and Santa Fe is 248 miles. The road distance is 305.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Aspen to Santa Fe without a car is to bus which takes 13h 25m and costs $80 - $120.

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It takes approximately 13h 25m to get from Aspen to Santa Fe, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Aspen to Santa Fe is to bus which takes 13h 25m and costs $80 - $120. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $270 - $1,300 and takes 5h.

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There is no direct flight from Aspen Airport to Santa Fe Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 37m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aspen to Santa Fe is 306 miles. It takes approximately 7h 10m to drive from Aspen to Santa Fe.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Aspen Airport to Santa Fe Airport.

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There are 191+ hotels available in Santa Fe. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aspen to Santa Fe.
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  • Distance: 248.4 miles
  • Duration: 13h 25m

What companies run services between Aspen, CO, USA and Santa Fe, NM, USA?

You can take a bus from Aspen to Santa Fe via West Glenwood Park & Ride, Denver Bus Center - Greyhound, Denver, and Santa Fe in around 13h 25m. Alternatively, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Aspen to Santa Fe every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Aspen to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Aspen to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Aspen to Albuquerque via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Aspen to Albuquerque via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Aspen to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Aspen to Santa Fe via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Aspen to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Aspen to Albuquerque via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Aspen to Albuquerque via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raton Amtrak Station to Lamy Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
RFTA
Phone
+1 970-925-8484
Website
rfta.com
Bus from Paepcke Park DV to Glenwood Park & Ride DV
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
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
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Website
ridebustang.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Denver to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Epic Mountain Express
Phone
+1 970-754-7433
Website
epicmountainexpress.com
Bus from Aspen to Denver International Airport
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $130
More information at
Epic Mountain Express
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 Fairplay, CO to Denver, CO - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
amtrak.com
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 Denver Union Station Amtrak to Colorado Springs, CO
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Raton
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
Sandia Shuttle Express
Website
sandiashuttle.com
Shuttle from Albuquerque International Airport, NM to Santa Fe, NM
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
sandiashuttle.com

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The best way to get from Aspen to Aspen Airport is to bus which takes 8m and costs $2 - $4.

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