Once you've landed at Breckenridge airport you still need to get to your ski vacation accomodation. For more information on transport options from the airport read on...
There are a number of options for ground transportation to Breckenridge from area airports. The cost of transportation varies depending on the type of ground transport selected and the distance from the airport to Breckenridge. Travellers can select airport shuttles, limos or a taxi service and the distance varies from about 104 miles (Denver International Airport) to 71 miles (Eagle County Airport).
Shuttles To Breckenridge
Shuttle service to Breckenridge is offered at both Denver International Airport and Eagle County Regional Airport. The cost of shuttle transportation may be included in vacation packages for the Breckenridge Resort, but visitors who booked their trips without a package should include the cost of ground transportation. The distance from Denver to Breckenridge is 104 miles and the cost of shuttle transportation is about $64 per person with discounts for parties of 3 people or more.
Advance reservations are recommended for shuttle service from Eagle County Airport to Breckenridge and the cost is about $51 per person with a discount for parties of more than three people. During peak winter months (Jan. thru Apr) children under 12 ride the shuttle for free. The cost of shuttle transportation may be included in the Breckenridge Resort Package so visitors should ask about ground transportation when booking their accommodations.
Breckenridge Airport Limo
There are a number of limousine services that offer luxury transportation from Denver International to Breckenridge. Colorado Luxury Limousine Service has a flat rate of $245 plus a 20% driver gratuity. The rate for Elite Limousine Service is $295 from the airport to Breckenridge. For larger parties of visitors, limousines can offer a reasonable alternative to shuttle service. Limousines must be booked in advance and offer door to door service.
Eagle County Regional Airport is a small airport and offers fewer choices in limo services. Eagle Vail Limo Service offers chauffeured luxury SUVs and vans that can accommodate 6, 8, or 10 people from the airport to Breckenridge. The cost of the service is $276 for up to six people, $293.00 for up to 8 people and $319.00 for up to 10 people. Customers receive a discount of 25% on ski and snowboard rentals.
Breckenridge Airport Taxi
While a number of taxi services operate out of Denver International Airport, some only provide service in the Denver Metro area. Those taking ground transportation to Breckenridge should check in advance to locate taxis that travel to Breckenridge. Mountain carriers are a sub group of Denver taxi services and can be located through the airport website. Since the trip is about 2 hours one way, it is best to book ground transportation in advance.
At Eagle County Airport, the situation is similar with local taxi services providing transportation to the area around Vail and mountain carriers providing transportation to areas like Breckenridge. To avoid travel delays, it is best to make reservations with a shuttle, limo or taxi service when planning a trip to Breckenridge. Round trip rates are available for limos and taxis from both airports.
Ground transportation from other area airports to Breckenridge is available but should be arranged in advance. For larger groups, a Breckenridge airport limo may offer a cheaper alternative than shuttles and the door to door service is a plus. Shuttles and limos and rental car services are available at all area airports except Breckenridge Null Airport.