There are 10 ways to get from Kentucky to Colorado by plane, bus, night bus, train 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 Louisville to Denver  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Denver (DEN) SDF - DEN

$310 - $452

Cheapest option

Fly Covington to Denver  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Denver (DEN) CVG - DEN

$130 - $331

8 alternative options

Fly Louisville to Colorado Springs  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Colorado Springs (COS) SDF - COS

$222 - $283

Bus to Dayton, fly to Denver  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Denver (DEN) DAY - DEN

$215 - $518

Bus to Columbus, fly to Denver  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Ashland, Ky to Columbus, Oh
  2. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Denver (DEN) CMH - DEN

$141 - $235

Night bus, train  •  25 h 57 min

  1. Take the night bus from Louisville, Ky to Chicago, Il 1190
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr

$167 - $485

Bus, train  •  27 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Chicago Amtrak, Il 1196
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr

$165 - $483

Bus, train via Indianapolis, IN  •  28 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak

$185 - $525

Bus  •  28 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN - Amtrak 8251 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Denver, CO 1401

$159 - $236

Drive  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Louisville to Denver 1115 miles

$100 - $160

What companies run services between Kentucky, USA and Colorado, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines and three other airlines fly from Louisville to Aurora hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Louisville to Denver via Indianapolis, IN - Amtrak and Indianapolis, IN in around 28 h 45 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Louisville to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Covington to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Covington to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $234
Flights from Louisville to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $234
Flights from Louisville to Colorado Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $234
Flights from Louisville to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $234
Flights from Louisville to Colorado Springs via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $234
Flights from Dayton to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Dayton to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Columbus to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Columbus to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Louisville to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Louisville to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Covington to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Covington to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Columbus to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Columbus to Denver via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Louisville to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Covington to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Louisville to Colorado Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Flights from Dayton to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to Denver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Louisville to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Denver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Louisville to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Flights from Louisville to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Flights from Columbus to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Louisville to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Covington to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flights from Columbus to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Covington to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Ashland, Ky to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Night bus from Louisville, Ky to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kentucky and Colorado is 1789 km. The road distance is 1784 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kentucky to Colorado is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 17 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Kentucky to Colorado is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs $310 - $460.

No, there is no direct bus from Kentucky to Colorado. However, there are services departing from Louisville, KY and arriving at Denver, CO via Indianapolis, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Kentucky to Colorado, including transfers.