There are 3 ways to get from Union Station to Vail by bus 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

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Vail 1683 / ...

$16 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus Bustang  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to Vail Transportation Center CDOT West Line

$16 - $18

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Vail 99.7 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Vail is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 41 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Union Station to Vail is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 41 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Denver, Co and arriving at Vail. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

More details

The distance between Union Station and Vail is 74 miles. The road distance is 99.7 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Union Station to Vail without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 33 min and costs $16 - $40.

More details

The bus from Denver, Co to Vail takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

Union Station to Vail bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Denver, Co station.

More details

Union Station to Vail bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Vail station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Union Station to Vail is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Union Station to Vail.

Get driving directions

There are 916+ hotels available in Vail. Prices start at $143 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Union Station to Vail.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 74.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 33 min

What companies run services between Union Station, CO, USA and Vail, CO, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Union Station to Vail hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Amtrak also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Vail
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to Vail
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to Vail Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
ridebustang.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.