There are 6 ways to get from Detroit to Aspen by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Aspen  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Aspen (ASE) DTW - ASE

$404 - $1,706

Cheapest option

Bus  •  39 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Denver, CO
  3. Take the bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to West Glenwood Park & Ride
  4. Take the bus from Glenwood Park & Ride DV to Paepcke Park UV Brt / ...

$190 - $328

4 alternative options

Fly to Eagle  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Eagle (EGE) DTW - EGE

$532 - $2,187

Fly to Gunnison  •  12 h

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Gunnison (GUC) DTW - GUC

$399 - $1,484

Train, bus, drive  •  28 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Frisco
  4. Drive from Frisco to Aspen

$203 - $574

Drive  •  23 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Aspen 1433.9 miles

$140 - $210

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Aspen, CO, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Detroit to Aspen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Aspen via Indianapolis, IN, Denver, CO, Denver Bus Center - Greyhound, West Glenwood Park & Ride, and Glenwood Park & Ride DV in around 39 h 24 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Detroit to Gunnison via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Gunnison via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Flights from Detroit to Gunnison via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,200
Flights from Detroit to Gunnison via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Aspen via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Burlington Trailways
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to West Glenwood Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rfta.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Detroit to Aspen?

The distance between Detroit and Aspen is 2026 km. The road distance is 2294 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Detroit to Aspen?

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Aspen is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 23 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Detroit to Aspen?

The quickest way to get from Detroit to Aspen is to fly which takes 7 h 13 min and costs $400 - $1,800.

Is there a direct bus between Detroit and Aspen?

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Aspen. However, there are services departing from Detroit, MI and arriving at Paepcke Park UV via Indianapolis, IN, Denver Bus Center - Greyhound and Glenwood Park & Ride DV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Detroit to Aspen?

It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Detroit to Aspen, including transfers.