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Denver to Gunnison bus

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Denver - Gunnison Bus Timetable

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Denver to Gunnison. Traveling by bus from Denver to Gunnison usually takes around 4 hours and 50 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance132 mi (213 km)
Shortest duration4h 50m
Cheapest price€40.40
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Thruway
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Denver to Gunnison

(Based on 26 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

Jose

22 April 2024- Solo travel

Amtrak Thruway

Very smooth and comfortable ride

5.0

Anna

26 November 2023- Regular commuter

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: The bus seemed efficient, had chargers, and stopped halfway through the trip for a bathroom break. Cons: The station the buses arrive at in Denver had no postings about where you should meet your bus and no announcement that my bus had arrived and was loading.

5.0

Francine

22 November 2023- Visiting friends

Amtrak Thruway

It's a very scenic and beautiful drive.

5.0

James

29 July 2023- Visiting family

Amtrak Thruway

Driver was awesome

5.0

Cathy

26 July 2023- Solo travel

Amtrak Thruway

Pros: That I did not have to drive. Cons: All was good. Tips: Gets us where we need to go….

Price trends for buses from Denver to Gunnison

Average prices by travel date

€41€28€14JulJul

Monthly average prices

€46€37€28€18€9ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

€46€37€28€18€93020100

What bus companies travel from Denver to Gunnison?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Denver to Gunnison. Amtrak Thruway is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Thruway14h 51m€40.40
  • 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 Gunnison start at €40. On average, there are 1 Amtrak Thruway bus trips on this route every day.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 213 kilometers from Denver to Gunnison. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

There is usually only one bus per day from Denver to Gunnison. 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.

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.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Denver to Gunnison; ticket prices start at €290.13.

City Information

Denver

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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 bus 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 bus stations in Denver:

  • Union Station - 1701 Wynkoop Street

Where does the bus arrive in Gunnison?

Main arrival station: 411 E Tomichi Ave

All buses from Denver arrive at one main station in Gunnison.

Bus stations in Gunnison:

  • 411 E Tomichi Ave

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