There are 7 ways to get from Raleigh to Denver by plane, 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 to Denver  •  6 h 6 min

  1. RDU - DEN

$131 - $422

6 alternative options

Fly to Colorado Springs, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. RDU - COS

$272 - $970

Bus  •  43 h 27 min

$166 - $448

Train  •  44 h 11 min

$284 - $847

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  46 h 20 min

$214 - $401

Train via Alexandria Amtrak  •  2 days 1 h

$303 - $884

Drive  •  26 h 55 min

  1. 1684.1 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The distance between Raleigh and Denver is 2349 km. The road distance is 2695 km.

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Denver is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 26 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Denver is to fly which takes 6 h 6 min and costs $130 - $430.

No, there is no direct train from Raleigh to Denver. However, there are services departing from Raleigh Amtrak and arriving at Denver Union Station Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 11 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Raleigh to Denver. However, there are services departing from GoRaleigh Station and arriving at Denver, Co via Durham, Nc, Winston Salem, Nc and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Raleigh to Denver, including transfers.

What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Denver, CO, USA?

Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Raleigh to Denver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Raleigh to Denver via GoDurham Station, Durham, Nc, Winston Salem, Nc, and Columbus, Oh in around 43 h 27 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Colorado Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Colorado Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Colorado Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Denver via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Colorado Springs via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
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 Raleigh Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Bus operators
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from Colorado Springs, CO to Denver, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Durham, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$220 - $300
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Burlington Trailways

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