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Coach Trip Information: Denver to Salida

There is one daily coach from Denver to Salida. Traveling by coach from Denver to Salida usually takes around 3 hours and 10 minutes, but some coaches might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance99 mi (160 km)
Shortest duration3h 10m
Cheapest price£23.94
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Thruway
Coach lines1

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Denver to Salida

(Based on 16 ratings and reviews)




18 May 2022- Visiting family

Amtrak Thruway

Beautiful ride, very affordable!

Beautiful ride, very affordable!



17 May 2022- Visiting family

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: Nothing. I had to bury my husband. Cons: The trip was perfect.

Pros: Nothing. I had to bury my husband. Cons: The trip was perfect.



25 January 2022- Business

Amtrak Thruway

Phil is an excellent driver with superb customer service skills.

Phil is an excellent driver with superb customer service skills.



30 December 2021- Solo travel

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: Loved not dealing with my easy. Cons: bathroom.

Pros: Loved not dealing with my easy. Cons: bathroom.



17 December 2021- Visiting family

Amtrak Thruway

We did not have to rent a car.

We did not have to rent a car.

Price trends for coaches from Denver to Salida

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What coach companies travel from Denver to Salida?

On Wanderu there is one intercity coach company that operates from Denver to Salida. Amtrak Thruway is the only company to provides coach transportation available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Thruway13h 10m£23.94
  • Amtrak Thruway

    Amtrak Thruway

    Amtrak Thruway, also known as Amtrak Thruway Motorcoach, is a system of intercity passenger buses operated by Amtrak to connect train stations to areas that are not served by the carrier’s railroads. On the bus, passengers can enjoy comfortable reclining seats with leg rests and access to onboard restroom facilities. Amtrak Thruway bus tickets from Denver to Salida start at £24. On average, there are 1 Amtrak Thruway bus trips on this route every day.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Denver to Salida during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride from Denver to Salida?

The coach takes an average of 3 hours and 10 minutes to cover the 99 miles from Denver to Salida. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

Thursday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Salida, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Denver?

There is usually only one coach per day from Denver to Salida. It leaves the station in Denver at 13:00 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 coach trips to Salida are there per day?

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

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Denver to Salida; ticket prices start at £216.31.

City Information


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Denver, CO - DEN-1

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Denver is the capital of Colorado, as well as the most populous city in the state. With buildings dating back to the 19th century, Denver is considered one of the most exemplary cities of the Old West era in the United States.

Denver’s proximity to the Rocky Mountains makes it a preferred destination for young travelers seeking the thrill of the slopes during the day and the vibrant nightlife activities only an urban setting can provide. In fact, Denver is among the biggest party cities in the U.S. and one of the craft beer capitals in the country. In addition, thanks to the diverse local crowd, Denver’s restaurant scene offers top-notch options from various world cuisines.

If you’re looking for a more quiet time during your stay, head to one of the many unique museums in town such as the Denver Art Museum, the Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Arts, or the Molly Brown House Museum. Craving a feast to the eyes and some fresh air? Check out the spectacular Denver Botanic Gardens.

As the biggest city in the Mountain states and a top Colorado destination, Denver is a busy travel hub. Even though the Denver airport is on the city’s outskirts, it is still easily accessible. If you are traveling to Denver by bus or train, you’ll be conveniently dropped off at Union Station in the heart of downtown Denver from where you can easily get anywhere in the city.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Denver?

Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street - DENAMT-0

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Main departure station: Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street

Denver’s Union Station first opened in 1881, and houses some of the city’s best shops, bars, and restaurants, making it a popular destination for locals and travelers alike. There is even a seasonal farmers market at the station! But first and foremost, Union Station is the primary transport hub for Denver. The station is served by Amtrak trains, and intercity buses operated by Greyhound, Burlington Trailways, Jefferson Lines and Express Arrow. From Union Station, travelers can also easily access Denver International Airport on the A Line commuter rail.

All coach stations in Denver:

  • Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street

Where does the coach arrive in Salida?

Main arrival station: Bus Depot - 54 Jones Ave

All coaches from Denver arrive at one main station in Salida.

Coach stations in Salida:

  • Bus Depot - 54 Jones Ave

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