There are 5 ways to get from Seattle 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.

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Fly to Telluride  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Telluride (TEX) SEA - TEX

$323 - $1,504

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Bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Grand Junction, Co
  3. Take the bus from Grand Junction, CO to Placerville, CO

$201 - $494

3 alternative options

Fly to Montrose, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Montrose (MTJ) SEA - MTJ
  2. Take the bus from Montrose to Telluride

$278 - $1,194

Fly to Durango, shuttle  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Durango (DRO) SEA - DRO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Durango to Telluride

$548 - $1,269

Drive  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Telluride 1214.5 miles

$110 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Telluride. However, there are services departing from Seattle, Wa and arriving at Courthouse, Telluride, CO via Los Angeles, Ca, Grand Junction, CO and Placerville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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The distance between Seattle and Telluride is 997 miles. The road distance is 1214.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Telluride without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 1 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Seattle to Telluride, including transfers.

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Seattle to Telluride bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Seattle, Wa station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Telluride is to fly which takes 6 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 1 h.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Telluride Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Seattle to Telluride bus services, operated by Road Runner Stagelines, arrive at Placerville, CO station.

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Telluride is 1 h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 12:11 AM in Seattle and 1:11 AM in Telluride.

Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Telluride is 1215 miles. It takes approximately 21 h 27 min to drive from Seattle to Telluride.

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  • Distance: 997.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 49 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Telluride, CO, USA?

United Airlines, Boutique Air and three other airlines fly from Seattle to Telluride every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Telluride via Los Angeles, Ca, Grand Junction, Co, Grand Junction, CO, Placerville, CO, and Placerville in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via Salt Lake City, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Montrose via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Durango via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Montrose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Montrose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Durango via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Durango via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Durango via Boise, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via Salt Lake City, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Telluride via Phoenix, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
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

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 Seattle, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $270
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Grand Junction, Co
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Road Runner Stagelines
Website
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Bus from Grand Junction, CO to Placerville, CO
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Book at
roadrunnerstagelines.com

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Delta, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Boutique Air offer flights from Seattle Airport to Telluride Airport.

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There are 393+ hotels available in Telluride. Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs .

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