There are 5 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Telluride by plane, bus, shuttle 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 Telluride  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Telluride (TEX) SLC - TEX

$250 - $1,300

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Grand Junction, Co
  3. Take the bus from Grand Junction, CO to Telluride, CO

$107 - $253

3 alternative options

Fly to Montrose, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Montrose (MTJ) SLC - MTJ
  2. Take the bus from Montrose to Telluride

$242 - $1,081

Fly to Durango, shuttle  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Durango (DRO) SLC - DRO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Durango to Telluride

$508 - $1,177

Drive  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Telluride 369.4 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The distance between Salt Lake City and Telluride is 471 km. The road distance is 591 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to Telluride is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 8 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to Telluride is to fly which takes 5 h 13 min and costs $250 - $1,300.

No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City to Telluride. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at Courthouse, Telluride, CO via Denver, Co, Grand Junction, CO and Lawson Hill, Telluride, CO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 49 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Salt Lake City to Telluride, including transfers.

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Telluride, CO, USA?

United Airlines, Great Lakes and four other airlines fly from Salt Lake City to Telluride every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to Telluride via Denver, Co, Grand Junction, Co, Grand Junction, CO, Telluride, CO, and Lawson Hill, Telluride, CO in around 22 h 49 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Telluride via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Salt Lake City to Telluride via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Salt Lake City to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Salt Lake City to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Durango via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Durango via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Salt Lake City to Durango via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Great Lakes
Website
greatlakesav.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Telluride via Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Salt Lake City to Telluride via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Bus operators
Mountain Limo
Website
mountain-limo.com
Bus from Montrose to Telluride
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
mountain-limo.com
High Up Shuttles
Website
highuptours.com
Shuttle from Durango to Telluride
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$315
Schedules at
highuptours.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Denver, Co to Grand Junction, Co
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Road Runner Stagelines
Website
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Bus from Grand Junction, CO to Telluride, CO
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Book at
roadrunnerstagelines.com

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