There are 4 ways to get from Fort Collins to Grand Junction by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound CDOT North Line
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Grand Junction, Co 1683 / ...

$40 - $87

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center to Denver Union Station CDOT North Line
  2. Take the train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Grand Junction Amtrak California Zephyr

$60 - $142

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Fort Collins to Grand Junction 326.7 miles

$30 - $50

Bus, fly  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the Bus from Fort Collins Hub to Denver International Airport
  2. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Grand Junction (GJT) DEN - GJT

$264 - $579

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Collins to Grand Junction is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Collins to Grand Junction is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The distance between Fort Collins and Grand Junction is 213 miles. The road distance is 326.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Fort Collins to Grand Junction, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Collins to Grand Junction. However, there are services departing from Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center and arriving at Grand Junction, Co via Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 11 min.

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Fort Collins to Grand Junction bus services, operated by Bustang, depart from College & Laporte station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Collins to Grand Junction.
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  • Distance: 213.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Fort Collins, CO, USA and Grand Junction, CO, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Collins to Grand Junction via Denver Bus Center - Greyhound and Denver, Co in around 7 h 11 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Grand Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Grand Junction Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center to Denver Bus Center - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
Bus from Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center to Denver Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
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
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Green Ride
Website
greenrideco.com
Bus from Fort Collins Hub to Denver International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
greenrideco.com
Book at
greenrideco.com

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