Aspen travel guide

Airports to Aspen, CO

Airports near Aspen, CO

Aspen-Pitkin County Airport

The Aspen-Pitkin County Airport is 4 miles away from the Aspen/Snowmass, making it the most convenient and accessible airport in the area. Flights connect between Denver, Los Angeles, Dallas-Ft. Worth, Houston and Chicago O’Hare. When you want to get to your favorite snow destination quickly, the Aspen-Pitkin County Airport is the way to go. Within minutes of your arrival, you can be on the lifts and skiing your first run!

Denver International Airport

The Denver International Airport is located in Denver, Colorado, 183 miles from Aspen. Although further from the resort than the Aspen-Pitkin County Airport, it services flights arriving and departing from around the country and internationally. The Denver International Airport is regarded as the gateway to the Rocky Mountain West, with an abundance of services and amenities that make it easy to navigate and a joy to travel through.

Tips for Getting Around Aspen

These are a few tips for getting around from Aspen Destinations' experts who live and play in Aspen. They are passionate about this mountain town and eager to make sure you have a fantastic experience while visiting.

  • Aspen has a convenient shuttle system that makes it easy to get by without a rental car
  • Most places within Aspen itself are within walking distance
  • Talk to us about your trip and we can give recommendations for where to stay to help create the experience you're after

We recommend you stay in vacation rental for your Aspen trip. It’s a better and more authentic way to enjoy Aspen.

Browse available rentals or call 1-800-905-4516 to get expert recommendations.