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There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway by plane, taxi, bus, car or train

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Recommended option

Fly to Montrose, taxi  •  2h 50m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Montrose (MTJ) LAX - MTJ
  2. Take a taxi from Montrose to Ridgway

Cheapest option

Bus, drive via Grand Junction  •  28h 1m

  1. Take the bus from El Monte to Vail
  2. Take the bus from Vail Transportation Center to Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station
  3. Drive from Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station to Montrose, CO - Safeway

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Fly to Telluride  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Telluride (TEX) LAX - TEX

Bus, drive  •  31h 48m

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

Train, bus, drive  •  37h 19m

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles to Raton
  2. Take the bus from Raton to Denver
  3. Take the bus from Denver to Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop
  4. Drive from Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop to Ridgway

Drive  •  13h 54m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway 882.2 miles

Los Angeles (LAX) to Telluride (TEX) flights

The flight time between Los Angeles (LAX) and Telluride (TEX) is around 6h 15m and covers a distance of around 657 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 17m. Services are operated by American Airlines, Key Lime, United Airlines and others. Typically 26 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

26 Weekly Planes
6h 15m Average Duration
$117 Cheapest Price
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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) → Ridgway
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ridgway is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 13h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway is to fly and taxi which costs $320 - $750 and takes 2h 50m.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Ridgway is 665 miles. The road distance is 882.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2h 50m to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Montrose Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 1m.

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Ridgway is 1h ahead of Los Angeles Airport (LAX). It is currently 5:13 AM in Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and 6:13 AM in Ridgway.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway is 882 miles. It takes approximately 13h 54m to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles 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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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway.
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  • Distance: 665.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 50m

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Ridgway, CO, USA?

American Airlines, Key Lime and three other airlines fly from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Ridgway 4 times a day.

Airlines
Key Lime
Website
keylimeair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Telluride via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Telluride via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Telluride via Las Vegas, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Telluride via San Francisco, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Telluride via Oakland, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Telluride via Sacramento, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Montrose
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles to Raton
Ave. Duration
21h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Premium
$350 - $480
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $340
Business Seat
$240 - $350
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from El Monte to Vail
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $130
Flexible
$130 - $200
Bus from El Monte to Denver
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $220
Bus from Raton to Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Vail Transportation Center to Grand Valley Downtown Transfer Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
ridebustang.com
Child 2-11
$13 - $26
Senior / Disabled
$20 - $28
Adult
$23 - $35
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver to Gunnison Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Amtrak
Other operators
Taxi from Montrose to Ridgway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220

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