There are 4 ways to get from Carbondale to Grand Junction by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Glenwood Springs Amtrak to Grand Junction Amtrak California Zephyr

$77 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from West Glenwood Park & Ride to Grand Junction Greyhound CDOT West Line

$17 - $22

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Carbondale to Grand Junction 100.9 miles

$9 - $15

Uber  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Carbondale to Grand Junction 100.9 miles

$130 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Carbondale to Grand Junction is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carbondale to Grand Junction is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carbondale to Grand Junction. However, there are services departing from 6th and Colorado CD and arriving at Grand Junction Greyhound via West Glenwood Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Carbondale and Grand Junction is 76 miles. The road distance is 100.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Carbondale to Grand Junction without a car is to train which takes 2 h 22 min and costs $75 - $120.

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Carbondale to Grand Junction, including transfers.

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Carbondale to Grand Junction bus services, operated by Bustang, depart from West Glenwood Park & Ride station.

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The best way to get from Carbondale to Grand Junction is to train which takes 2 h 22 min and costs $75 - $120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $23 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Carbondale to Grand Junction.
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  • Distance: 75.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Carbondale to Grand Junction once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Alternatively, Bustang operates a bus from Carbondale to Grand Junction once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

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 Glenwood Springs Amtrak to Grand Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from West Glenwood Park & Ride to Grand Junction Greyhound
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
Other operators
Uber Rockies
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Carbondale to Grand Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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UberX
$130 - $170
UberXL
$210 - $270
Black
$340 - $430
Black SUV
$410 - $550

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