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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Denver to North Platte. Traveling by bus from Denver to North Platte usually takes around 4 hours and 15 minutes, but the fastest Burlington Trailways bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 5 minutes.

Distance243 mi (390 km)
Shortest duration4h 5m
Cheapest price€70.08
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceExpress Arrow
Bus lines2

How much is a bus ticket from Denver to North Platte?

€70.08 is the average price of a bus ticket from Denver to North Platte. While it’s on the pricier side for a bus ticket, taking the bus is still a cheaper alternative to flying. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

€84€56€28MayJun

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Denver to North Platte is expected to range from €77 to €78. If you are looking to travel to North Platte within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from €77. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are €77 and can be found on 31 May 2022.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Denver to North Platte by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around €72 whenever you decide to travel.

What bus companies travel from Denver to North Platte?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Denver to North Platte that you can search and book on Wanderu. However, each company only runs one bus per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Burlington Trailways14h 5m€79.24
Express Arrow14h 25m€76.16
  • Burlington Trailways

    Burlington Trailways

    Book Burlington Trailways from Denver to North Platte from €79. There are 1 Burlington Trailways schedules from Denver to North Platte and you can expect on average to pay for a Burlington Trailways ticket to North Platte. In Denver, Burlington Trailways departs to North Platte from Union Station - 1700 Wewatta St (Buses) and no other station. In North Platte, Burlington Trailways arrives at 1220 S Dewey St and no other station.

    An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Denver to North Platte takes 4 hours and 5 minutes .

    On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to North Platte.

  • Express Arrow

    Express Arrow

    Book Express Arrow from Denver to North Platte from €70. There are 1 Express Arrow schedules from Denver to North Platte and you can expect on average to pay for a Express Arrow ticket to North Platte. In Denver, Express Arrow departs to North Platte from Union Station - 1700 Wewatta St (Buses) and no other station. In North Platte, Express Arrow arrives at 1220 S Dewey St and no other station.

    An average trip on Express Arrow from Denver to North Platte takes 4 hours and 25 minutes , while the fastest available Express Arrow trip will get you to North Platte in 4 hours and 5 minutes .

    On weekends, Express Arrow offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to North Platte.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Denver to North Platte during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus 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, bus 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 bus 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 bus.

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 bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 390 kilometers from Denver to North Platte. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 5 minutes. 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.

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

"Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in North Platte. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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?

The first bus leaves at 08:00 and the last bus leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all buses from Denver to North Platte, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve North Platte each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Denver to North Platte. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

City Information

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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?

Departure stations

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 - 1700 Wewatta St (Buses)

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