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Denver Airport – Mountain Shuttle Service: Airport arrival

It’s easy to catch your Peak 1 Express Denver airport shuttle. When you arrive at DEN, collect your baggage and then meet us at our designated meeting place. Whether your flight arrived at Concourse A, B, or C, you will need to take the airport train to the main terminal (Jeppesen Terminal).  You will meet us on the East Side at Door # 513.  Your shuttle will meet you at Island #1. Please plan to arrive at least 5 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.

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Mountain Shuttle Service: Getting around town

Ride with a Peak 1 Express Shared Shuttle or Private Charter service and relax instead of stressing over mountain roads, traffic on I-70, and rental car fees. Once you arrive in Summit County or the Vail Valley, getting around is easy!  Most resort locations and mountain towns are quite walkable, especially when staying near downtown or the resort. If you wish to explore further, the Summit Stage is a free county-wide bus system with access throughout Summit County. Vail also offers a free bus, making it easy to get around once in the mountains! 

Summit Stage Bus Information

Town of Vail Bus Information

Hourly Shuttle Service

Traveling to Summit County and the Vail Valley is a breeze with Peak 1 Express’ Denver Airport Shuttle service to the mountains. For the most convenient in-town transportation once at your mountain destination, choose our private Hourly Transportation. This service is tailored to your group’s itinerary and needs, with a dedicated driver ready to escort you between destinations.

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Fast Facts
Colorado Information
Colorado Airports

About Colorado

  • Known as the Centennial State
  • “Colorado” literally translates to “colored red” in Spanish
  • Home of the cheeseburger – invented in 1935
  • Highest paved road in North America is the Road to Mt. Evans at 14,258 ft
  • Highest incorporated city in the US is Leadville at 10,430 ft
  • 52 peaks have a summit above 14,000 ft, also known as 14ers
  • Highest mean altitude of all US states
  • More microbreweries per capita than any other state
  • Home to 4 National Parks
  • Over 80 million visitors per year

Summit County Hiking Near Breckenridge

All About Colorado

Colorado is an increasingly popular destination for travelers across the world, attracting visitors year-round for its world-class skiing and incredible Rocky Mountain summer scenery. Opportunities for outdoor adventure abound, including skiing, snowboarding, fly fishing, whitewater rafting, rock climbing, mountain biking and more. And when it’s time to relax, Colorado is known for its concentration of microbreweries — the highest per capita in the United States!

Denver is a central hub of the state, and with the Denver International Airport just 25 minutes from the hustle and bustle of downtown, it is an incredibly accessible destination for those from across the world. The airport serves over 200 destinations non-stop and is currently the third busiest airport in the world!

In the winter, Colorado turns into a winter wonderland with numerous resorts hosting world-class skiing and opportunities for those of all levels to have fun on the slopes. If you prefer warmer weather,  Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the top destinations in the world. From hiking and camping to bird watching and fishing, the park is a mecca for wilderness exploration and outdoor experiences.

Not sold? Denver also boasts opportunities for urban fun. With countless museums and a vibrant arts and downtown scene, Denver offers cultural attractions in addition to Colorado’s vibrant outdoor atmosphere. Sports fans can also see professional sports games from 5 professional leagues in the United States: the Denver Broncos (NFL), the Colorado Rockies (MLB), the Denver Nuggets (NBA), the Colorado Avalanche (NHL), and the Colorado Rapids (MLS).

Airports in Colorado

There are 9 primary airports in the state of Colorado:


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Peak 1 Express provides the most convenient and affordable airport transportation service in the mountains. Specializing in late nights and early mornings, we proudly offer the most shuttle time and trip options of any mountain shuttle provider. We’ll get you to the mountains as soon as your flight lands, so you can spend more time skiing, less time waiting around for transportation. 

Breckenridge HQ
116 Huron Road Suite 2
Breckenridge, CO 80424

Denver Basecamp
17901 E 81st St.
Commerce City, CO 80022

T. 970-423-7033E. [email protected]

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