Flights to Vail Eagle

By: SkiColorado

Dreaming of floating through Colorado's deepest powder? Vail is known for it's abundant snowfall. Looking for a golf vacation of a different sort? Mountain courses are sprinkled throughout the entire Vail Valley. Want a family vacation to the Colorado Rockies? Vail, CO is home to tons of activities for families and groups in both the summer and winter. Lastly, are you not sure how to get to Vail? Read more for information about flights to Vail CO.

Most travelers either use the Vail / Eagle Airport or the Denver International Airport for flying into this area of Colorado. Either of these options provide different advantages.

Booking direct flights to Vail / Eagle Airport is a popular option for those who want direct access to the slopes of Vail and Beaver Creek. The airport is an easy 20 to 30 minute drive on Interstate 70. In the winter, access is provided via the following airlines: American, Continental, Delta, Northwest, United, United Express, and US Airways provide non-stop jet service between EGE and thirteen major U.S. cities, including Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, New York, Newark, and Philadelphia. Summer options include daily non-stop B-757 flights between Vail / Eagle and Dallas / Ft. Worth (DFW), on American Airlines, and Chicago (ORD) and Denver (DEN), on United. Competitively priced American and United services link up Eagle County Airport with their DFW and Denver hubs, and hundreds of domestic and international cities.

The Vail / Eagle County Airport has grown with the opening of their award-winning passenger terminal in 1996. In 2004, they served their millionth passenger and set a new record for commercial passengers. New at the Vail / Eagle Airport is the addition of customs services for private aircraft and free wireless internet service in the terminal. Just bring your laptop!

Airfare to Denver International Airport

With it's spectacular resemblance to the Colorado Rockies, the Denver International Airport is almost worthy of flying into just for a glimpse at this state-of-the-art airport. A pleasant drive from Denver to Vail will have you relaxing in the comfort of your own Vail condo rental. Transportation to and from the Vail Valley comes in two forms. You can either choose to rent your own Vail / Eagle car rentals or book a shuttle from Denver.

Both airports offer economy car rentals, 4wheel drive SUVs and even 12 passenger vans. Having your own car rental allows you the flexibility to explore nearby communities such as Avon, Eagle, Vail and Minturn.

No matter where you fly in, Vail will cater to your every need. Coming for the winter, spring, summer and fall, you are sure to have great memories of your vacation to Colorado.

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