There are 6 ways to get from Montrose to Gunnison by car, train, bus or plane

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Drive, train  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Montrose to Grand Junction Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Grand Junction Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Salt Lake Central Station to Provo Central Station 750
  4. Drive from Main Street @ 20 W to Gunnison

$65 - $161

5 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  15 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Montrose, CO to Grand Junction, CO
  2. Take the bus from Grand Junction, Co to St George
  3. Take the bus from St George to Richfield
  4. Drive from Richfield to Gunnison

$85 - $191

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Montrose to Gunnison 285.5 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Montrose to Moab, drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Montrose (MTJ) to Moab (CNY) MTJ - CNY
  2. Drive from Moab to Gunnison

$213 - $943

Fly Montrose to Salt Lake City, train, drive  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Montrose (MTJ) to Salt Lake City (SLC) MTJ - SLC
  2. Take the train from North Temple Station to Provo Central Station
  3. Drive from Main Street @ 20 W to Gunnison

$200 - $886

Bus to Grand Junction, fly to Salt Lake City, train, drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Montrose, CO to Grand Junction, CO
  2. Fly from Grand Junction (GJT) to Salt Lake City (SLC) GJT - SLC
  3. Take the train from North Temple Station to Provo Central Station
  4. Drive from Main Street @ 20 W to Gunnison

$174 - $602

Questions & Answers

The distance between Montrose and Gunnison is 219 miles. The road distance is 285.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 12 h 39 min to get from Montrose to Gunnison, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Montrose Airport to Moab Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 8 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montrose to Gunnison is 286 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to drive from Montrose to Gunnison.

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United Airlines offers flights from Montrose Airport to Moab Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Gunnison. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montrose to Montrose Airport is to taxi which takes 7 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Montrose to Gunnison.
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  • Distance: 218.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 39 min

What companies run services between Montrose, CO, USA and Gunnison, UT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Montrose to Gunnison. However, you can take the drive to Grand Junction Amtrak, take the train to Salt Lake City Amtrak, take the walk to Salt Lake Central Station, take the train to Provo Central Station, take the line 805 bus to Main Street @ 20 W, then take the drive to Gunnison. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Grand Junction, CO, take the walk to Grand Junction, Co, take the bus to St George, take the bus to Richfield, then take the drive to Gunnison.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montrose to Moab via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Montrose to Salt Lake City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Junction to Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $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 Grand Junction Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Salt Lake Central Station to Provo Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Train from North Temple Station to Provo Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Bus operators
Road Runner Stagelines
Website
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Bus from Montrose, CO to Grand Junction, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Book at
roadrunnerstagelines.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 Grand Junction, Co to St George
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from St George to Richfield
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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