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There are 5 ways to get from Thornton to Fort Collins by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to CSU Campus CDOT North Line

$13 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus TransFort  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Euclid & 18Th to Olive Station Flex

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus via Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center CDOT North Line

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  54m

  1. Take a taxi from Thornton to Fort Collins 55.8 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  54m

  1. Drive from Thornton to Fort Collins 55.8 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Thornton to Fort Collins is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Thornton to Fort Collins is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thornton to Fort Collins. However, there are services departing from Thornton PnR Gate C and arriving at CSU Campus via Denver Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.

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The distance between Thornton and Fort Collins is 50 miles. The road distance is 55.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Thornton to Fort Collins without a car is to bus which takes 2h 35m and costs $12 - $18.

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It takes approximately 2h 35m to get from Thornton to Fort Collins, including transfers.

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Thornton to Fort Collins bus services, operated by Bustang, arrive at Denver Union Station.

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Thornton to Fort Collins bus services, operated by Bustang, arrive at CSU Campus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thornton to Fort Collins is 56 miles. It takes approximately 54m to drive from Thornton to Fort Collins.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Fort Collins. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thornton to Fort Collins.
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  • Distance: 50.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 35m

What companies run services between Thornton, CO, USA and Fort Collins, CO, USA?

Bustang operates a bus from Thornton to Fort Collins 4 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 25m.

Bus operators
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to CSU Campus
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to Fort Collins Downtown Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
ridebustang.com
TransFort
Website
ridetransfort.com
Bus from Euclid & 18Th to Olive Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridetransfort.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thornton to Fort Collins
Ave. Duration
54m
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 303-777-7777
Website
denveryellowcab.com
Metro Taxi
Phone
+1 303-333-3333
Website
metrotaxidenver.com

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