There are 6 ways to get from Colorado Springs to Aspen by bus, car, 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

Bus, drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Frisco
  3. Drive from Frisco to Aspen

$35 - $73

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Frisco
  3. Take the bus from Frisco Transfer Center to West Glenwood Park & Ride
  4. Take the bus from Glenwood Park & Ride DV to Paepcke Park UV Brt / ...

$49 - $88

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Colorado Springs to Aspen 158.2 miles

$15 - $23

Fly from Colorado Springs  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Colorado Springs (COS) to Aspen (ASE) COS - ASE

$247 - $1,145

Fly from Denver  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Aspen (ASE) DEN - ASE

$314 - $711

Shuttle  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Colorado Springs, CO - The Antlers Hotel to Denver International Airport
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Denver International Airport, CO to Aspen, CO Dia

$107 - $177

What companies run services between Colorado Springs, CO, USA and Aspen, CO, USA?

You can take a bus from Colorado Springs to Aspen via Denver, Co, Frisco, Frisco Transfer Center, West Glenwood Park & Ride, and Glenwood Park & Ride DV in around 7 h 53 min. Alternatively, United Airlines and Delta fly from Colorado Springs to Aspen every 2 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Colorado Springs to Aspen via Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Denver to Aspen
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Colorado Springs to Aspen via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Denver, Co to Frisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Frisco Transfer Center to West Glenwood Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
RFTA
Phone
+1 970-925-8484
Website
rfta.com
Bus from Glenwood Park & Ride DV to Paepcke Park UV
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rfta.com
Colorado Springs Shuttle
Website
coloradoshuttle.com
Shuttle from Colorado Springs, CO - The Antlers Hotel to Denver International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
coloradoshuttle.com
Colorado Mountain Express
Website
coloradomountainexpress.com
Shuttle from Denver International Airport, CO to Aspen, CO
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
coloradomountainexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Colorado Springs and Aspen is 177 km. The road distance is 253 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colorado Springs to Aspen is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Colorado Springs to Aspen is to fly which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $240 - $1,200.

No, there is no direct bus from Colorado Springs to Aspen. However, there are services departing from Colorado Springs, Co and arriving at Paepcke Park UV via Denver, Co, Frisco Transfer Center and Glenwood Park & Ride DV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Colorado Springs to Aspen, including transfers.