Getting Here! Travel to Telluride

The journey to Telluride is exciting and rewarding. Here are a few resources to make your planning easier.
Great Lakes Airlines Official Airline Sponsor Reservations


Air travel to Telluride

Getting to Telluride via air is the fastest and easiest way into town. But the number of flights are limited.  Book your flights early! The most economical airports are Denver, Colorado Springs, and Albuquerque.  Many of our festivarians find it more convenient to fly into an outlying airport. The most convenient option from Telluride is Montrose (68 miles).

Telluride ExpressDoor to door shared or private shuttle service to all area airports, including Montrose, Grand Junction, Durango, Cortez and Gunnison. 888-212-8294


Telluride TourismThe Telluride Tourism Board is the community non-profit organization dedicated to promoting tourism to the Telluride region. | (888)605-2578



• Telluride (10 minutes)
• Montrose (1+ hr)
• Cortez (1.5 hrs)
• Durango (2 hrs)
• Grand Junction (2.5 hrs)
• Albuquerque, NM (6+ hrs)
• Denver (7 hrs)
• Colorado Springs (7 hrs)
• Phoenix, AZ (8 hrs)


United Express Airlines (800)241-6522
America West (800)235-9292
Continental Airlines (800)525-0280


View Telluride Jazz Celebration Lodging in a larger map