There are 3 ways to get from Denver to Cortez by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  3h 14m

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Cortez (CEZ) DEN - CEZ

$139 - $214

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Bus  •  10h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Grand Junction, Co 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grand Junction Greyhound to Cortez - 430 State St. CDOT Outrider

$78 - $103

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Drive  •  7h 37m

  1. Drive from Denver to Cortez 381.9 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Denver to Cortez is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Denver to Cortez is to fly which costs $130 - $220 and takes 3h 14m.

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The distance between Denver and Cortez is 257 miles. The road distance is 381.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Denver to Cortez without a car is to bus which takes 10h 59m and costs $75 - $110.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Denver to Cortez, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Denver to Cortez is to fly which takes 3h 14m and costs $130 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $110 and takes 10h 59m.

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The quickest flight from Denver Airport to Cortez Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Denver to Cortez is 382 miles. It takes approximately 7h 37m to drive from Denver to Cortez.

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Boutique Air offers flights from Denver Airport to Cortez Airport.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Cortez. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 256.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

What companies run services between Denver, CO, USA and Cortez, CO, USA?

Boutique Air flies from Denver to Cortez 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Denver to Cortez via Grand Junction, Co, Grand Junction Greyhound, and Cortez - 430 State St. in around 10h 59m.

Airlines
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Denver to Cortez
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Bus operators
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 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to Grand Junction Greyhound
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Grand Junction Greyhound to Cortez - 430 State St.
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
ridebustang.com

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The best way to get from Denver to Denver Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs $9.

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