Alpine  Express is the only Colorado PUC authorized company to provide unrestricted call and demand limousine service between Gunnison  and Crested Butte  for shared ride airport shuttles.  We have a fleet of modern well-maintained vans, shuttle buses, and motor coach for your traveling convenience. Our scheduling is arranged to have you arrive at the airport in advance of the security requirements of the airlines.  Please read below for more information about each service.  You may click on a link to go directly to online reservations for that service.Alpine Express Shuttle Bus

Airport Transfers

Alpine Express offers comfortable and reliable airport transfer service to and from the Gunnison – Crested Butte Regional Airport as well as the Montrose Airport.  Please contact us if you would like transportation service from other Colorado Airports. Please choose from shared ride or private ride services below for more details.

Shared Ride

Gunnison/Crested Butte Regional Airport – Crested Butte TransferCrested Butte

$68.38 Round Trip /$37.53 One-Way Adult
$44.74 Round Trip / $25.19 One-Way Children under 12
Gunnison/Crested Butte  airport is served daily by American and United Airlines during the Ski Season. United Express provides several daily connecting flights to Denver International Airport year around.  45 minute transfer. Shared ride shuttle for commercial flights only. Click here to make an online reservation.

Gunnison/Crested Butte Regional Airport – Crested Butte Transfer: Small Group Rates

$359.90Round Trip / $179.95 one way

48 hour notice required.  Based on commerical flight schedule.

Traveling with friends or family? Try our small group rate: 6-10 passengers, shared ride shuttle. All members of party must be arriving and departing at same time to/from the same location. Rate applies to groups of 6-10 only.  Limit 20 passengers.  For groups of 21 or more, contact our office for large group rates.  Save 10% to 45 % per passenger! Click here to make an online reservation

Montrose  Regional Airport – Crested Butte Transfer
$160.25 Round Trip/$93.75 One-Way Adult
$101.25 Round Trip/54.50 One-Way Children under 12
Minimum run fee may apply.
The airport is served daily by American, Delta, Allegiant Air and United Airlines. United Express provides several daily connecting flights to Denver International Airport year around.  Two hour transfer. Shared ride shuttle for commercial flights only. Due the length of this transfer pick up times and departure times are pre-determined in order to provide the most value for our guests. Minimum run fees apply.

Private Ride

Mount Crested ButteGunnison Airport –Private Ride
$205.09 for 1-10 passengers each way
Includes grocery and liquor stop.
Limitations may apply depending on business levels.
Please contact us for reservations and arrangements: 800-822-4844 or 970-641-5074

Montrose  Airport -Private Ride

         Limitations may apply depending on business levels.
Please call for pricing and availability.
Please contact us for reservations and arrangements: 800-822-4844 or 970-641-5074

Group Transfers

Please contact us about special needs for your group, we offer it all; group discounts, private rides, special executive service, and more. We can make your group activity or travel a memorable experience. Please contact us for reservations and arrangements.  Group rates apply to parties of 24 or more traveling together, with a group leader under one payment. Travel agents, please call for commission requirements.


Wedding Transportation

Alpine Express serves many different types of transportation needs for wedding planning. We realize that each individual wedding is a special event unto itself and will work with you or your wedding planner to provide a worry free professional experience for you and your guests. With over 25 years in the wedding transportation business we can make your special day worry free. We can provide 50 passenger coaches to 4-wheel drive tours for our wedding clients. Let us help you with your special moments. Please contact us for a free estimate and arrangements. 1-800-822-4844 or 970-641-5074.

Late Night Service

For those late nights, Alpine Express operates a late night service from 10 PM to 2:30 AM, daily during the summer season (Late May-mid October) . Ski Season service is available daily Thanksgiving thru close of ski season.   Cost is $5 per person between the two towns and $7 for CB South. Cost is for each direction of travel.  For late night service, call 970-209-0509. Shared ride service.

Crested Butte Dinner Service

Packages and Parcel Delivery

We are available to pick up and deliver packages and  prescriptions from Gunnison to the Crested Butte area.  Please contact us for arrangements and pricing. 1-800-822-4844 or 970-641-5074.

Summer Services

Four Wheel Drive Tours

Trailhead Service

Alpine Express offers the best in guided 4-Wheel Drive Tours. Let our friendly knowledgeable drivers take you into the high alpine environment. Most tours are four hours in length, special tours are available by  arrangement. There are daily pick-up times at 8:30 am & 1:00 pm from Elk Ave by the parking lot behind the Crested Butte Chamber of Commerce by the 4-Way Stop (reservations required). There is a four person minimum (14 person max.). These tours are operated under special permit of the USDA – Gunnison National Forest. Contact us for more information. Departs from Alpine Outside in Crested Butte. Summer Only. Four Wheel drive tours not available during the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival. Contact the Crested Butte Wildflower Festival to check on availability during that time period. For 2016, the festival takes place July 11-23.  Click here to make an online reservation.

Trail Head Services

West/East Maroon  Passes
Trail head services for the 2016 summer season are available! Cost is $15.00 per person one way with a five passenger minimum ($75.00 minimum).  Trail head service begins in late June, road conditions permitting. Reservations are required with scheduled pick up times of 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM  at the West Maroon trail head. East Maroon pick up times are approximately 20 minutes later. Service is offered seasonally, please call to confirm that the shuttle is operating before your hike. Due to limited availability, please call to make a reservation. 

Trail head Services

Charter service between Aspen and Crested Butte
Available during summer season, call for availability and arrangements.
Mid week price-
$385.00 one way
1-800-822-4844 or 1-970-641-5074