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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Omaha to Denver. Traveling by bus from Omaha to Denver usually takes around 10 hours and 17 minutes, but the fastest Burlington Trailways bus can make the trip in 10 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance484 mi (778 km)
Shortest duration10h 15m
Cheapest price€82.81
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceExpress Arrow
Bus lines2

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Omaha to Denver

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

4.5

4.0

Michelle

12 March 2022- Visiting family

Express Arrow

Pros: Speaking with other passengers. Cons: Would like to have to know when pulling up to a stop and how many minutes we have for the stop.

Pros: Speaking with other passengers. Cons: Would like to have to know when pulling up to a stop and how many minutes we have for the stop.

How much is a bus ticket from Omaha to Denver?

The average price for a bus ticket to Denver is €82.81, Considering the long distance nature of this route, the pricier average ticket price is still a great deal to get from Omaha to Denver. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on bus tickets everytime, we search all of the best bus options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Average prices by travel date

€101€67€34MayMay

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Omaha to Denver is expected to range from €87 to €91. If you are looking to travel to Denver within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from €87. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are €87 and can be found on 20 May 2022.

Monthly average prices

€96€77€58€38€19JJASONDJFMAM

The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in September. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just €86 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Omaha to Denver in December, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to €88 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

€96€77€58€38€193020100

Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 26 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save €8.56 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Omaha to Denver?

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

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Burlington Trailways110h 15m€87.22
Express Arrow110h 20m€90.97
  • Burlington Trailways

    Burlington Trailways

    Book Burlington Trailways from Omaha to Denver from €83. There are 1 Burlington Trailways schedules from Omaha to Denver and you can expect on average to pay for a Burlington Trailways ticket to Denver. In Omaha, Burlington Trailways departs to Denver from Burlington Trailways Terminal and no other station. In Denver, Burlington Trailways arrives at Union Station - 1700 Wewatta St (Buses) and no other station.

    An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Omaha to Denver takes 10 hours and 15 minutes .

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

  • Express Arrow

    Express Arrow

    Book Express Arrow from Omaha to Denver from €85. There are 1 Express Arrow schedules from Omaha to Denver and you can expect on average to pay for a Express Arrow ticket to Denver. In Omaha, Express Arrow departs to Denver from Burlington Trailways Terminal and no other station. In Denver, Express Arrow arrives at Union Station - 1700 Wewatta St (Buses) and no other station.

    An average trip on Express Arrow from Omaha to Denver takes 10 hours and 20 minutes , while the fastest available Express Arrow trip will get you to Denver in 10 hours and 15 minutes .

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Omaha to Denver 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 10 hours and 17 minutes to cover the 778 kilometers from Omaha to Denver. However, the fastest bus only takes 10 hours and 15 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. 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?

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Omaha?

The first bus leaves at 07:00 and the last bus leaves at 21:00. To see the times for all buses from Omaha to Denver, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to Denver are there per day?

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

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Omaha to Denver; ticket prices start at €64.44.

City Information

Omaha

Once known as the “Gateway to the West,” Omaha effortlessly blends its rich historical heritage with modern growth. To catch an air of the city’s old-town vibe, head towards the Old Market quarter. Featuring brick-paved streets along with horse-drawn carriages, the area is an idyllic time capsule that offers a glimpse into the past. Also situated within the quarter are the Joslyn Art Museum and the Omaha Children’s Museum. Animal lovers might want to check out Omaha’s Doorly Zoo or the Aquarium, which features cute Rockhopper penguins as well as a 70-foot shark tunnel.

Steakhouses dominate the city’s restaurant scene, but there has been a recent boom of modern eateries. If you wish to enjoy these modern foods, Kitchen Table will offer everything you need.

The busiest bus station in the city is the Burlington Trailways Terminal downtown. For trains, the main Amtrak station is located on S 9th St, not too far from the bus station. Omaha is served by Amtrak’s California Zephyr line. The city’s principal airport is the Eppley Airfield, located 3 miles northeast of downtown.

Denver

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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 Omaha?

Departure stations

The Burlington Trailways Station on Jackson St, located in east Omaha, provides bus services for several bus carriers: Greyhound, Jefferson Lines, Express Arrow, and Burlington Trailways. The station features an indoor waiting area, as well as vending machines and restrooms. The Burlington Trailways station is only a short walk from several cafes and restaurants if you feel like grabbing something more substantial to get you through your bus journey.

All bus stations in Omaha:

  • Burlington Trailways Terminal

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