ASE Airport is only 4 miles northeast of the central business district of Aspen, accessible directly from Highway 82 (which runs north, around Glenwood Springs, into Interstate Hwy 70).
With a long runway and a yearly average of 400K passengers, Aspen Pitkin County Airport is major airlines, offering direct flights to a some U.S. hubs, with worldwide connections.
NOTICE: As seven morning flights depart within 15 minutes of each other - the Airport recommends that you arrive at security screening two hours prior to scheduled departure (with baggage check-in) or 90 minutes (with only carry-on). TSA opens 5:15 am; ticket counters at 5:30am. TSA Pre-check is available to eligible passengers.
The one-level passenger terminal at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport with 44,000 sq.feet of space is divided into an Arrivals area with entrance/exit, general waiting area, and a Departurse area with entrance/exit & curbside baggage check. For Airport paging, information & guest services, call 970-920-5380. Free WiFi service is avalable throughout the terminal.
The Arrivals area houses the baggage claim, baggage service, information & ground transportation & rental car counters. The general waiting area in the center houses a restaurant, a gift shop, adminstration offices and a waiting hall.
The Departures area houses a ticket lobby with airline ticket counters, baggage check-in and airline offices, security check and passenger holdroom leading to the seven gates. the boarding aea has
Current airlines serving the terminal during thei2017/18 winter schedule:
- American, tel. 800-433-7300 - to Dallas DFW, Chicago ORD, Phoenix PHX & Los Angeles LAX.
- Delta, tel. 800- 221-1212 - to Salt Lake City SLC, Los Angeles LAX, Atlanta ATL and Minneapolis MSP.
- United, tel. 800-864-8331 - to Denver DEN, Chicago ORD, Houston IAH, Los Angles LAX & San Francisco SFO .
Current and future Airport developments: In an endeavor to extend the current passenger terminal, or build a new one - approval of the final draft Environmental Assessment for Airport Improvements has been prepared and is available to the public as of 8/23/17 - paving the way for the 'design phase' to to proceed.