If you’re traveling to Breckenridge, Colorado this winter, chance are you’ll require a transfer from the Denver International Airport to Breckenridge. A myriad of transportation options exist including rental vehicles, limousines, private car services and shared ride shuttles. When deciding amongst these options, travelers should keep in mind their budget, whether they mind sharing a ride with others, their comfort level with driving in winter conditions and the level of service they desire.
Often times, visitors assume that renting a vehicle is the simplest mode of transportation from Denver to Breckenridge. Although a vehicle can be useful for running to the grocery store and checking out other nearby ski resorts, it is important to consider whether or not one has the necessary winter driving skills to tackle Breckenridge’s high alpine driving conditions. As visitors travel from Denver to Breckenridge, I-70 takes them up and over the Continental Divide to elevations as high as 11,000 ft above sea level. Roads here are typically icy and snow covered from November through April, as are all of the roads within the town itself.
Guests who choose to rent a car typically realize that they have little use for it following their arrival. The town of Breckenridge was designed to be a pedestrian destination, with the majority of its restaurants, watering holes, shops and lodging options located within an eight block area. Many travelers quickly realize that it takes less work to reach a destination by walking rather than by driving attempting to search out a parking place. Visitors who prefer not to walk will find that any part of town can easily be accessed via the FreeRide Breckenridge Shuttles and that any part of the county can be reached via the Summit Stage shuttle service.
Private car and limousine services offer a more private and luxurious option for transportation from Denver to Breckenridge but can be prohibitively expensive for the vast majority of travelers. One-way service can run as high as $800 or more during peak holiday periods, costing hundreds of dollars more than shared ride shuttles. These transportation options are best suited to those who prefer the exclusivity of having their own vehicle and driver at their disposal.
Shared ride Denver to Breckenridge shuttles offer the greatest combination of convenience, safety and economy for most visitors transportation needs. A door to door service, Breckenridge shuttles offer guests direct transportation from the Denver International Airport to their Breckenridge lodging property. Shuttles depart every hour throughout the day, ensuring guests aren’t left waiting for transportation.
Transfers are provided in immaculately maintained ten passenger shuttle vans that are equipped with ski and snowboard racks to ensure space for travelers’ luggage. Shuttle drivers have years of experience living and driving in the Colorado Mountains and many are local experts on history and the topography of surrounding mountain ranges.
Breckenridge shuttles offer hourly departures from Denver throughout the day, allowing guests to sit back and relax while taking in the breathtaking Colorado scenery. Without the worries of having to navigate icy roads, search for parking or pay excessive rates, you can simplify your Breckenridge vacation and save money while doing so.