There are 6 ways to get from Hays to Colorado Springs by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly to Colorado Springs  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Hays (HYS) to Colorado Springs (COS) HYS - COS

$162 - $654

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Bus  •  16 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Hays, Ks to Topeka, Ks
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co

$88 - $229

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Fly to Pueblo, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Hays (HYS) to Pueblo (PUB) HYS - PUB
  2. Take the bus from Pueblo, Co to Colorado Springs, Co

$229 - $970

Fly to Denver, shuttle  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Hays (HYS) to Denver (DEN) HYS - DEN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Denver International Airport to Colorado Springs, CO - The Antlers Hotel

$147 - $544

Bus, train  •  22 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Hays, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
  2. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Raton Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Raton to Pueblo, Co
  4. Take the bus from Pueblo, Co to Colorado Springs, Co

$155 - $416

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Hays to Colorado Springs 324.8 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hays to Colorado Springs. However, there are services departing from Hays, Ks and arriving at Colorado Springs, Co via Topeka, Ks and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 38 min.

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The distance between Hays and Colorado Springs is 297 miles. The road distance is 324.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Hays to Colorado Springs without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Hays to Colorado Springs, including transfers.

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Hays to Colorado Springs bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Hays, Ks station.

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The best way to get from Hays to Colorado Springs is to fly which takes 3 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 38 min.

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There is no direct flight from Hays Airport to Colorado Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 16 min and has one stopover.

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Hays to Colorado Springs bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Colorado Springs, Co station.

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Colorado Springs is 1 h behind Hays. It is currently 12:45 AM in Hays and 11:45 PM in Colorado Springs.

Yes, the driving distance between Hays to Colorado Springs is 325 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to drive from Hays to Colorado Springs.

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  • Distance: 297.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between Hays, KS, USA and Colorado Springs, CO, USA?

United Airlines flies from Hays to Colorado Springs 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hays to Colorado Springs via Topeka, Ks and Denver, Co in around 16 h 38 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hays to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Hays to Colorado Springs via Salina, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Hays to Pueblo via Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Hays to Denver
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
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 Kansas City Amtrak to Raton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
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 Pueblo, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Hays, Ks to Topeka, Ks
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
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 Hays, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Raton to Pueblo, Co
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Colorado Springs Shuttle
Website
coloradoshuttle.com
Shuttle from Denver International Airport to Colorado Springs, CO - The Antlers Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
coloradoshuttle.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to Colorado Springs, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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United Airlines offers flights from Hays Airport to Colorado Springs Airport.

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There are 168+ hotels available in Colorado Springs. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hays to Hays Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs .

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