Flying into Breckenridge

Breckenridge, Colorado, and Gold Point Resort are conveniently located just 10 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 I-70, DIA offers the most affordable option. DIA is also the best option if you are looking to spend a night acclimating because Denver is 5,000 feet lower in elevation compared to Breckenridge at over 9,000 feet. DIA offers all of the services you will find at any major international airport, including car rental and other transportation options, money exchange, nearby hotels, food and more.

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 Airlines offer year-round service from many locations.

Eagle/Vail offers service from these airlines:

  • American Airlines 800-433-7300
  • Continental Airlines 800-523-3273
  • Delta Air Lines 800-221-1212
  • United Airlines 800-864-8331

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

DIA offers service from these airlines:

  • 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