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

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Recommended option

Fly to Colorado Springs  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Columbia (COU) to Colorado Springs (COS) COU - COS

$275 - $1,005

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Jefferson City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
  2. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co

$125 - $311

4 alternative options

Fly to Pueblo, bus  •  9 h 27 min

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

$382 - $1,521

Fly to Denver, shuttle  •  5 h 32 min

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

$245 - $875

Train, bus  •  18 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Jefferson City Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Lamar Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Lamar, CO to Kit Carson, CO
  4. Take the bus from Kit Carson, CO to Colorado Springs, CO

$142 - $335

Drive  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Jefferson City to Colorado Springs 748.8 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The distance between Jefferson City and Colorado Springs is 686 miles. The road distance is 748.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Jefferson City to Colorado Springs without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Jefferson City to Colorado Springs, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Jefferson City to Colorado Springs is to fly which takes 5 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 17 min.

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There is no direct flight from Columbia Airport to Colorado Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 17 min and has one stopover.

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Colorado Springs is 1 h behind Jefferson City. It is currently 3:16 AM in Jefferson City and 2:16 AM in Colorado Springs.

Yes, the driving distance between Jefferson City to Colorado Springs is 749 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 35 min to drive from Jefferson City to Colorado Springs.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Columbia 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 Jefferson City to Columbia Airport is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Jefferson City to Colorado Springs.
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  • Distance: 685.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

What companies run services between Jefferson City, MO, USA and Colorado Springs, CO, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Jefferson City to Colorado Springs hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jefferson City to Colorado Springs via Jefferson City, Mo, St Louis, Mo, and Denver, Co in around 23 h 17 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbia to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Columbia to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Columbia to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Columbia to Pueblo via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Columbia to Pueblo via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Columbia to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Columbia to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbia to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Columbia to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Columbia to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Columbia to Denver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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 Jefferson City Amtrak to Kansas City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Lamar Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
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 Jefferson City, Mo to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
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
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
Outback Express
Website
outbackexpress.tripod.com
Bus from Lamar, CO to Kit Carson, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
outbackexpress.tripod.com
Bus from Kit Carson, CO to Colorado Springs, CO
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
outbackexpress.tripod.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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