Why Locals Choose a Shared Shuttle Service

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Living in the breathtaking landscapes of Vail Valley or Summit County, Colorado, locals understand the unique challenges of traveling to and from Denver International Airport (DIA). Whether it’s catching an early morning flight or returning home after a trip, navigating the mountainous terrain and unpredictable weather can be daunting.  

This is why savvy locals rely on Peak 1 Express’ shared shuttle services to get them safely between the Rockies and DIA. Here’s why our shared shuttles are the preferred choice for residents seeking seamless transportation between the Vail Valley or Summit County and DIA, as well as for locals expecting visitors.

Airport shuttle at ski resort in colorado


Shared shuttles offer an affordable and hassle-free alternative to driving and provide a budget-friendly solution for frequent travelers. Locals will save significantly, cutting down on the expenses of gas, and parking fees associated with driving and leaving your vehicle at the airport. With Peak 1 Express’ competitive rates and cost-effective options, residents can enjoy the convenience of door-to-door service without breaking the bank or choose a discount shuttle location for the most affordable ride.  Check our discounts page for any seasonal savings.

Copper Mountain Shuttle

Efficient and Stress-Free Travel

Navigating the mountainous roads and congested highways between Vail Valley, Summit County, and DIA can be challenging, especially during peak travel times. Shared shuttles provide a stress-free travel experience, allowing you to relax while leaving the driving to our experienced professionals.

man relaxing in car seat

With expert drivers behind the wheel and well-maintained vehicles equipped for mountain travel, residents can ride confidently knowing they’ll arrive at their destination safely and on time. Our complimentary wi-fi also allows you to enjoy entertainment while you ride.


Shared shuttles offer seamless connectivity between Colorado’s mountains and DIA, with convenient pickup and drop-off locations throughout the region. Whether traveling from Avon or Breckenridge to DIA, residents can choose from robust schedule options to suit their travel needs. Shared shuttles provide door-to-door service, eliminating the need for multiple transfers or complicated logistics and ensure a smooth and efficient travel experience. 

woman in the rocky mountains in the winter

With convenient online booking platforms and flexible scheduling options, residents can easily reserve their spots in advance and choose from a variety of departure times that best suit their itinerary. Whether catching an early morning flight or arriving back home late at night, shared shuttles accommodate a range of travel schedules, so everyone can travel on their own terms without any hassle or inconvenience.

This flexibility allows locals to plan their trips with ease and peace of mind, knowing that their transportation needs are taken care of with just a few clicks.

Reliability and Safety

Safety is paramount when traveling through the mountains, especially during winter weather conditions. Shared shuttle companies prioritize passenger safety by employing experienced drivers  trained to navigate challenging terrain and adverse weather conditions safely. With modern vehicles equipped with advanced safety features and rigorous maintenance protocols, residents can travel with confidence knowing they’re in good hands. Read more about how we prepare for winter driving in the Rockies.

Peak 1 Express Vehicle

Environmental Responsibility

By choosing shared shuttles over private vehicles, locals can minimize emissions and contribute to sustainable transportation practices to help protect Colorado’s mountains. Shared shuttles help reduce traffic congestion, air pollution, and the environmental impact of transportation, aligning with the values of the environmentally conscious resident. 

Colorado lake surrounded by mountains

For residents of Vail Valley and Summit County seeking reliable, affordable, and stress-free transportation to and from DIA, shared shuttles are the ultimate solution. With door-to-door service, seamless connectivity, and a commitment to safety and sustainability, shared shuttles offer locals the peace of mind and convenience they need for their travels. Whether heading to the airport for a business trip or returning home from vacation, residents can trust shared shuttles to get them there safely and efficiently, every time.