Flying into Breckenridge

Breckenridge, Colorado, and the Grand Colorado on Peak 8 are conveniently located just ten miles south of Interstate 70 in Colorado’s Rocky Mountain high country. There are two airports that service Breckenridge, Denver International Airport and Eagle/Vail Regional Airport.

The most popular airport that offers access to Breckenridge is Denver International Airport (DIA). Located 95 miles east of Breckenridge on Interstate 70, DIA offers the most affordable option. DIA is also the best option if you are looking to spend a night acclimating as Denver is 5,000 feet lower in elevation compared to Breckenridge at over 9,000 feet. DIA offers all of the major services you will find at any major international airport, including car rental and other transportation options, money exchange, nearby hotels, food and more.

DIA offers service from these airlines:

  • Aeromexico 800-237-6639 
    TICKET COUNTERS: West side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: North End by Customs and Immigration 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: No
  • Air Canada 888-689-2247 
    TICKET COUNTERS: West side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: West side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: No
  • AirTran Airways 800-247-8726 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: East side
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: No
  • Alaska Airlines 800-252-7522 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: East side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: No
  • American Airlines 800-433-7300
    TICKET COUNTERS: West side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: West side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: Yes
  • British Airways 800-247-9297
    TICKET COUNTERS: West side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: North End by Customs and Immigration 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: No
  • Continental Airlines 800-523-3273 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    B GATES 
    BAGGAGE: East side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: Yes
  • Delta Air Lines 800-221-1212 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    C GATES 
    BAGGAGE: East side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: Yes
  • Frontier Airlines 800-432-1359 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: East side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: Yes
  • Great Lakes Aviation 800-554-5111 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: East side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: No
  • JetBlue Airways 800-538-2583 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: East side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: No
  • Lufthansa 800-399-5838 
    TICKET COUNTERS: West side 
    A GATES 
    BAGGAGE: North End by Customs and Immigration 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: No
  • Southwest Airlines 800-435-9792 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    C GATES 
    BAGGAGE: East side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: Yes
  • United Airlines 800-864-8331 
    TICKET COUNTERS: West side 
    B GATES 
    BAGGAGE: West side 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: Yes
  • US Airways 800-943-5436 
    TICKET COUNTERS: East side 
    B GATES 
    BAGGAGE: Terminal East 
    CURBSIDE CHECK IN: Yes

Eagle County Regional Airport (Eagle/Vail Airport) is located 60 miles east of Breckenridge in Eagle, Colorado. Eagle/Vail Airport is closer and smaller than DIA and offers a faster, easier experience when traveling to and from Breckenridge. Eagle/Vail Airport is very popular in the winter and is used by people traveling to ski Colorado’s big resorts, including Breckenridge. Many of the flights into Eagle/Vail are seasonal and only operate in the winter. More and more flights are being added in the summer as the popularity of traveling to Colorado increases. Both American and United Air offer year-round service from many locations.

Eagle/Vail offers service from these airlines: