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Denver-Gunnison Bus Schedule

Bus
$53.42
1:55 PM
Union Station
6:50 PM
411 E Tomichi Ave
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Journey Information

Denver to Gunnison bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$53.42
Fastest time4h 55m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Denver to Gunnison right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Denver to Gunnison?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $53.42 was the low point for bus fares from Denver to Gunnison. Buses from Gunnison to Denver are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $53.42 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 55 minutes to cover the 132 miles (213 kilometers) from Denver, CO to Gunnison, CO. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Denver to Gunnison for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Denver?

There is usually only one bus per day from Denver to Gunnison. It leaves the station in Denver at 1:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Denver to Gunnison. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Denver to Gunnison?

There is one bus company that operates from Denver to Gunnison. Amtrak Thruway is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Thruway14h 55m$53.42

Where does the bus leave from in Denver?

Most buses depart from the main station in Denver, Colorado:

  • Union Station

Where does the bus arrive in Gunnison?

All buses from Denver arrive at one main station in Gunnison, Colorado:

  • 411 E Tomichi Ave

Price trends for buses from Denver to Gunnison

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20JanJan

Monthly average prices

$67$53$40$27$13FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$67$53$40$27$133020100

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Denver, CO to Gunnison, CO

(Based on 6 ratings and reviews)

4.7

5.0

Dawn

November 20, 2019 - Solo travel

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: I liked how the driver was careful and very competent on the treacherous roads. I felt very safe. Cons: I can’t think of anything that could be improved I’m so thrilled there is a safe and comfortable bus to and from Gunnison and Denver. Tips: Bring water and sna... Pros: I liked how the driver was careful and very competent on the treacherous roads. I felt very safe. Cons: I can’t think of anything that could be improved I’m so thrilled there is a safe and comfortable bus to and from Gunnison and Denver. Tips: Bring water and snacks with you on The bus.More

5.0

Roberta

October 7, 2019 - Visiting family

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: Great driver. Efficient and relaxing. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Get on at the Greyhound station to assure a seat. Pros: Great driver. Efficient and relaxing. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Get on at the Greyhound station to assure a seat.

4.0

Jana

September 27, 2019 - Visiting family

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: There was a stop break. Cons: Having USB work for phones. They did not work. Tips: Have snacks with you, charge all phones before hand, dress comfotable. Pros: There was a stop break. Cons: Having USB work for phones. They did not work. Tips: Have snacks with you, charge all phones before hand, dress comfotable.

5.0

Serena

September 19, 2019 - Solo travel

Amtrak Thruway

The bus was easy to find at the station. It was on time. Smooth and quiet ride with comfy seat and lots of leg room. The bus was easy to find at the station. It was on time. Smooth and quiet ride with comfy seat and lots of leg room.

5.0

Lisa

August 4, 2019 - Business

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: Our driver Greg was awesome! I used to ride RTD Nederland bus for years and the mountain drivers are the BEST! Cons: Lots of highway-speed shake on right side by handicap seating. Maybe the second duel tire was low? Tips: This bus all the way to Gunnison from D... Pros: Our driver Greg was awesome! I used to ride RTD Nederland bus for years and the mountain drivers are the BEST! Cons: Lots of highway-speed shake on right side by handicap seating. Maybe the second duel tire was low? Tips: This bus all the way to Gunnison from Denver's Union Station is an amazing route! SO grateful you have this, Bustang since I am recovering from a Class3 concussion and cannot drive long distances yet!More

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