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There are 8 ways to get from El Paso to Ridgway by plane, taxi, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly to Montrose, taxi

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Montrose (MTJ)
  2. Take a taxi from Montrose to Ridgway

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Fly to Gunnison, shuttle

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Gunnison (GUC)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Gunnison Airport to Montrose Airport

Fly to Durango, shuttle

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to Durango (DRO)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Purgatory Resort to Silverton
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Silverton, CO to Ouray, CO

Bus, train, taxi, shuttle, drive

  1. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Albuquerque
  2. Take the train from Downtown Albuquerque Station to South Capitol Station
  3. Take the bus from South Capitol Station - Shelter 8 to Espanola Transit Center
  4. Take the bus from Espanola Transit Center to Pine Avenue & 4th Street
  5. Take a taxi from Pine Avenue & 4th Street to Pagosa Springs, CO - Wyndham
  6. Take a shuttle bus from Pagosa Springs, CO - Wyndham to Durango, CO - Airport
  7. Take a shuttle bus from Durango La Plata County Airport to Purgatory Resort
  8. Drive from Purgatory Resort to Ridgway

Bus, drive via Denver

  1. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Denver
  2. Take the bus from Denver to Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Drive from Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop to Ridgway

Bus, drive

  1. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Denver Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Denver to Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Drive from Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop to Ridgway

Bus, drive via Grand Junction

  1. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Denver Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Union Station Gate B4 to Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station
  3. Drive from Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station to Montrose, CO - Safeway

Drive

  1. Drive from El Paso to Ridgway

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The cheapest way to get from El Paso to Ridgway is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 9h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from El Paso to Ridgway is to fly and taxi which costs $330 - $800 and takes 7h 14m.

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The distance between El Paso and Ridgway is 450 miles. The road distance is 563.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 7h 14m to get from El Paso to Ridgway, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from El Paso Airport to Montrose Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 51m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between El Paso to Ridgway is 563 miles. It takes approximately 9h 44m to drive from El Paso to Ridgway.

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Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from El Paso Airport to Montrose Airport.

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There are 186+ hotels available in Ridgway. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from El Paso to El Paso Airport is to line 50 bus which takes 34 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from El Paso to Ridgway.
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  • Distance: 450.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 14m

What companies run services between El Paso, TX, USA and Ridgway, CO, USA?

There is no direct connection from El Paso to Ridgway. However, you can take the line 50 bus to El Paso Int'Airport, take the walk to El Paso airport, fly to Montrose, then take the taxi to Ridgway. Alternatively, you can take the line 50 bus to El Paso Int'Airport, take the walk to El Paso airport, fly to Durango, take the walk to Durango La Plata County Airport, take the shuttle to Purgatory Resort, take the shuttle to Silverton, CO, take the shuttle to Ouray, CO, then take the taxi to Ridgway.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from El Paso to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from El Paso to Montrose via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from El Paso to Montrose via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from El Paso to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from El Paso to Durango via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from El Paso to Gunnison via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from El Paso to Gunnison via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from El Paso to Gunnison via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from El Paso to Montrose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from El Paso to Montrose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from El Paso to Montrose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from El Paso to Montrose via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from El Paso to Durango via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from El Paso to Durango via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from El Paso to Durango via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from El Paso to Gunnison via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from El Paso to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from El Paso to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
Rio Metro Regional Transit District
Phone
1-866-795-7245
Email
riometro@mrcog-nm.gov
Website
riometro.org
Train from Downtown Albuquerque Station to South Capitol Station
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $3
Website
Rio Metro Regional Transit District
Children 9 and under, military and vets with ID
$0
Seniors 62+, students, youth 10-17, disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$1 - $3
Bus operators
Purgatory
Phone
(970) 426-7282
Email
dispatch@purgatoryresort.com
Website
purgatoryresort.com
Shuttle from Purgatory Resort to Silverton
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
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Shuttle from Durango La Plata County Airport to Purgatory Resort
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
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San Juan Backcountry
Phone
970 387 5565
Email
tours@sanjuanbackcountry.com
Website
sanjuanbackcountry.com
Shuttle from Silverton, CO to Ouray, CO
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
sanjuanbackcountry.com
Alpine Express
Phone
800-822-4844
Website
alpine.letsride.co
Shuttle from Gunnison Airport to Montrose Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$117
Schedules at
alpine.letsride.co
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from El Paso, TX to Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Amtrak
Bus from Denver to Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Amtrak
Bus from El Paso, TX to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Amtrak
_REGIONAL_TRANSPORTATION_DISTRICT
Phone
1.866.206.0754
Website
ncrtd.org
Bus from South Capitol Station - Shelter 8 to Espanola Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0
Website
NCRTD
Bus from Espanola Transit Center to Pine Avenue & 4th Street
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$0
Website
NCRTD
New Mexico Transport
Website
dot.nm.gov
Bus from South Capitol Station to Espanola
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
New Mexico Transport
Wilderness Journeys
Phone
1-970-731-4081
Email
office@gowjp.com
Website
wildernessjourneyspagosa.com
Shuttle from Pagosa Springs, CO - Wyndham to Durango, CO - Airport
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120
Schedules at
wildernessjourneyspagosa.com
Book at
wildernessjourneyspagosa.com
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso, TX to Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
One Way
$70 - $100
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Union Station Gate B4 to Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $55
Website
ridebustang.com
Child 2-11
$13 - $26
Senior / Disabled
$30 - $45
Adult
$35 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Montrose to Ridgway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220

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