There are 8 ways to get from Denver to Taos by bus, car, train or plane

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  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
  2. Take the bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Raton
  3. Drive from Raton to Taos Ski Valley

$46 - $98

7 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Albuquerque, NM
  2. Take the bus from Albuquerque, NM - Sunport to Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico

$115 - $134

Bus, train  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Raton
  2. Take the train from Raton Amtrak to Lamy Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM

$87 - $204

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Taos 288 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Alamosa, drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Alamosa (ALS) DEN - ALS
  2. Drive from Alamosa to Taos

$67 - $132

Fly to Santa Fe  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Santa Fe (SAF) DEN - SAF

$240 - $520

Fly to Albuquerque  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Albuquerque (ABQ) DEN - ABQ

$199 - $349

Fly to Durango, drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Durango (DRO) DEN - DRO
  2. Drive from Durango to Taos

$208 - $448

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Denver to Taos is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Denver to Taos is to fly and drive which costs $65 - $140 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The distance between Denver and Taos is 234 miles. The road distance is 288 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 34 min to get from Denver to Taos, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Denver, CO, USA and Taos, NM, USA?

You can take a bus from Denver to Taos via Albuquerque, NM, Albuquerque, NM - Sunport, Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico, and Taos Ski Valley in around 12 h 59 min. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Denver to Taos 3 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Alamosa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Denver to Santa Fe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Denver to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Denver to Durango
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Denver to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Denver to Alamosa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Denver to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raton Amtrak to Lamy Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
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
Greyhound USA
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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 Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Colorado Springs, Co to Raton
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Denver, Co to Raton
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Colorado Springs, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Raton, NM
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Albuquerque, NM
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Taos Ski Shuttle
Website
skitaos.org
Bus from Albuquerque, NM - Sunport to Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
skitaos.com
Taos Express
Website
taosexpress.com
Bus from Santa Fe to Taos, NM
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
ncrtd.org

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