Airport Durango - La Plata County, CO

Airport Durango - La Plata County, CO

Durango-La Plata County Airport is in the administrative district of the same name, in southwest Colorado. The area is a very popular tourist destination especially in the winter due to the two excellent ski resorts, Wolf Creek and Telluride. The famous UNESCO World Heritage Site Mesa Verde National Park is also located nearby and is the site of over 4000 archaeological sites of houses of the Anasazi Indians, who lived in the area between the 6th and 14th centuries.
  • URL: Durango - La Plata County, CO (DRO)
  • Time zone: GMT -7
  • Service telephone: +1 970 247-8143
  • Address: Durango-La Plata County Airport, 1000 Airport Road, Durango, CO 81303
  • Operating company: City of Durango & La Plata County
  • Parking: Yes, paid short-term and long-term parking.
  • Directions by car: US Highway 160 from Durango to State Highway 172, then follow the signs.
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (14.97%), Tuesday (13.03%), Wednesday (14.83%), Thursday (13.95%), Friday (14.87%), Saturday (14.23%), Sunday (14.12%)
  • Alternative spelling: Durango-CO, Durango-La Plata County Airport, Kin Łání (Dibé nitsa hahoodzo), Дюранго (Колорадо), Ντουράνγκο (Κολοράντο), デュランゴ (コロラド州), 杜兰戈, ولاية دورانجو-كولورادو, 두랑고 주 (콜로라도 주)

Most popular destinations from Durango - La Plata County, CO (Flights per week )

Top airlines (percentage of departures and arrivals)

  1. American Airlines (114, 40,00 %)
  2. United Airlines (96, 33,68 %)
  3. Lufthansa (32, 11,23 %)
  4. Air Burkina (25, 8,77 %)
  5. Copa Airlines (10, 3,51 %)
  6. other (2.81 %)

The airport is about 11 miles southwest of the city’s border. Motorists should take the US Highway 160 from Durango to the junction with the State Highway 172, then follow this to the junction with County Road 309, the airport is then signposted.

A regular bus service to and from the airport is operated by Durango Transportation.