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There are 5 ways to get from Boulder to Grand Junction by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus, fly  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Broadway & Euclid Ave to Denver Airport Station Gate 6
  2. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Grand Junction (GJT) DEN - GJT

$230 - $511

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Grand Junction, Co 1683 / ...

$33 - $80

3 alternative options

Bus Bustang  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Boulder Station Gate 1 to Union Station Ff1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to Grand Junction Greyhound CDOT West Line

$43 - $54

Train  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the train from Denver Union Station to Grand Junction Amtrak Station California Zephyr

$53 - $134

Drive  •  4h 40m

  1. Drive from Boulder to Grand Junction 277.9 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Boulder to Grand Junction is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Boulder to Grand Junction is to bus and fly which costs $230 - $550 and takes 3h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boulder to Grand Junction. However, there are services departing from 28th St & Arapahoe Ave and arriving at Grand Junction, Co via Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 52m.

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The distance between Boulder and Grand Junction is 188 miles. The road distance is 277.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boulder to Grand Junction without a car is to bus which takes 6h 52m and costs $30 - $80.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Boulder to Grand Junction, including transfers.

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Boulder to Grand Junction bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Denver, Co station.

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The best way to get from Boulder to Grand Junction is to bus which takes 6h 52m and costs $30 - $80. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $140 and takes 9h 29m.

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The quickest flight from Denver Airport to Grand Junction Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Boulder to Grand Junction bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Grand Junction, Co station.

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Map of how to get from Boulder to Grand Junction.
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  • Distance: 187.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Boulder, CO, USA and Grand Junction, CO, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boulder to Grand Junction 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 5h 10m. Bustang also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boulder to Grand Junction twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $130 and the journey takes 7h 52m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Grand Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
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 Denver Union Station to Grand Junction Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Regional Transportation District
Phone
+1 303-299-6000
Website
rtd-denver.com
Bus from Broadway & Euclid Ave to Denver Airport Station Gate 6
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
rtd-denver.com
Bus from Downtown Boulder Station Gate 1 to Union Station
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
rtd-denver.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 Grand Junction, Co
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to Grand Junction Greyhound
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to Grand Junction Greyhound
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
ridebustang.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Boulder to Grand Junction is 278 miles. It takes approximately 4h 40m to drive from Boulder to Grand Junction.

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United Airlines offers flights from Denver Airport to Grand Junction Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Grand Junction. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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