Airline Schedule

Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport

Gunnison-Crested Butte Tourism Association


 

The Gunnison Valley RTA works with its partners and the airlines to entice them to fly their aircraft to the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC). To find out more about how the we work with the airlines and what our relationship is with them, please go to our FAQ’s page. To see current air schedules, please scroll to the bottom of this page.

The airport is located in the City of Gunnison and is 28 miles from the Town of Crested Butte and 31 miles from the Town of Mt. Crested Butte. The Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport has daily flights year-round on United Airlines from Denver. During the winter months, you can also fly on American Airlines non-stop from Dallas/Ft.Worth and on United Airlines non-stop from Houston and Chicago. New for this summer, the RTA has contracted with United Airlines to provide service non-stop from Houston. To contact the airport directly, please call 970.641.2304.


Airport Flight Schedules, Parking, & Ground Transportation


WINTER 2016/2017

 American Airlines – Dallas

American Airlines will operate Airbus 319s (8 first class, 18 Main Cabin Extra, and 102 economy) between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport throughout the 2016-2017 winter ski season.

Daily December 15, 2016 – April 3, 2017

AA 2225 Dallas – Gunnison 10:50A 12:00N

AA 2225 Gunnison – Dallas 1:09P 4:03P

 

American Airlines – Dallas Extra Service

American Airlines will operate Airbus 319s (8 first class, 18 Main Cabin Extra, and 102 economy) between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport throughout the 2016-2017 winter ski season.

Daily December 26, 2016 – January 4, 2016

AA 2302 Dallas – Gunnison 1:50P 2:57P

AA 2302 Gunnison – Dallas 4:05P 7:01P

Saturdays only, February 18, 2017 – April 1, 2017

AA 2302 Dallas – Gunnison 1:50P 2:57P

AA 2302 Gunnison – Dallas 4:05P 7:01P

 

 United Airlines – Chicago

United Airlines will operate CRJ 700s (6 first class, 32 economy plus, and 28 economy) between Chicago O’Hare International Airport and Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport throughout the 2016-2017 winter ski season.

Daily December 16, 2016 – January 3, 2017

UA 5611 Chicago – Gunnison 9:05A 11:24A

UA 5566 Gunnison – Chicago 12:30P 4:13P

Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays only February 18, 2017 – April 2, 2017

UA 5611 Chicago – Gunnison 9:05A 11:24A

UA 5566 Gunnison – Chicago 12:30P 4:13P

 

United Airlines – Houston

United Airlines will operate Airbus 319s (8 first class, 40 economy plus, and 72 economy) between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport and Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport throughout the 2016-2017 winter ski season.

Daily December 16, 2016 – January 3, 2017

UA 1238 Houston – Gunnison 11:40A 1:30P

UA 429 Gunnison – Houston 2:15P 5:45P

Saturdays only February 18, 2017 – April 1, 2017

UA 1238 Houston – Gunnison 11:40A 1:30P

UA 429 Gunnison – Houston 2:15P 5:45P

 

United Airlines – Denver

United Airlines will operate ERJ 135/145s (44 economy, 6 economy plus, no first class) between Denver International Airport and Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport throughout the 2016-2017 winter ski season.

Daily November 23, 2016 – April 9, 2017

UA 4653 Denver – Gunnison 11:15A 12:10P

UA 4654 Gunnison – Denver 12:40P 1:36P

 

Alaska Airlines – Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines will operate De Havilland DHC-8 Dash 8-400s (76 economy, no first class) between Los Angeles International Airport and Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport throughout the 2016-2017 winter ski season.

Wednesdays and Saturdays only December 17, 2016 – March 25, 2017

AS 2271 Los Angeles – Gunnison 1:15P 4:40P

AS 2274 Gunnison – Los Angeles 5:20P 6:55P

 

 


SUMMER & FALL 2016

United Airlines Service to & from Denver

June 9, 2016 – June 30, 2016

  • Denver – Gunnison 3:40 PM (Arrives 4:35 PM) Daily
  • Gunnison – Denver 5:06 PM (Arrives 6:02 PM) Daily

July 1, 2016 – August 15, 2016

  • Denver – Gunnison 11:15 AM (Arrives 12:10 PM) Daily
  • Denver – Gunnison 3:15 PM (Arrives 4:05 PM) Daily
  • Gunnison – Denver 12:40 PM (Arrives 1:36 PM) Daily
  • Gunnison – Denver 5:06 PM (Arrives 5:59 PM) Daily

August 16, 2016 – December 14, 2016

  • Denver – Gunnison 11:15 AM (Arrives 12:10 PM) Daily
  • Gunnison – Denver 12:40 PM (Arrives 1:36 PM) Daily

United Airlines Service to & from Houston

June 25, 2016 – September 4, 2016

  • Houston – Gunnison 5:45 PM (Arrives 7:12 PM) Daily*
  • Gunnison – Houston 7:45 AM (Arrives 11:15 AM) Daily*

* 6/25–6/30 and 8/16–9/4 service is reduced to twice a week:
Houston to Gunnison on Wed and Sat,
Gunnison to Houston on Thu and Sun


Local’s Fares

While the RTA is not involved with any Local’s Fares at this time, we are aware of a 10% discount available through the Gunnison Air Fare Club for travelers departing the Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport (GUC) on United Airlines.

BECOME A MEMBER OF THE FREE GUNNISON/CRESTED BUTTE AIRFARE CLUB & SAVE 10% WHEN YOU FLY FROM GUNNISON AIRPORT!

Book a United® Airlines economy ticket departing from Gunnison/Crested Butte Airport to anywhere within the 48 contiguous states by December 1, 2015 and complete all travel by December 31, 2015 and receive a 10% discount* off the published fare on united.com.

First visit www.flygunnisonairport.com to join the Gunnison Airfare Club, it only takes a minute. Next email your request for a PIN code to jeff@communityflights.com. Then book your flight at united.com using the promo code 16GU10 and your PIN.

For more details visit www.flygunnisonairport.com.


Airport Ground Transportation

HertzAvis, and Budget car rentals are available at the airport. We recommend making advance arrangements to rent a car prior to arrival. Transportation is also offered by Alpine Express; reservations are required. You can also book a private shuttle with Crested Butte Speciality Services or Dolly’s Mountain Shuttle.

The communities of Crested Butte and Mt. Crested Butte offer The Mountain Express FREE shuttle bus that runs regularly between the two towns. And our  FREE Valley wide bus system offers transportation between Gunnison and Crested Butte/Mt. Crested Butte (map). The bus does NOT service the airport.

All scheduled times are subject to change without notice. Please, visit FlyGUC.com for up-to-date current flight information. Great deals for the Gunnison Valley can be found in our Vacation Packages section.


Airport Parking

Parking is available at the airport terminal and routinely patrolled by airport staff. To purchase a daily or monthly pass, please go to an entrance foyer for information. Parking envelopes are available immediately inside the terminal entry doors and fees are payable in advance. To purchase an annual pass please contact Airport staff directly at (970) 641-2304.



 



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