Colorado Springs Airport COS
serves El Paso County and its City of Colorado Springs in the State of Colorado, and is practically located in the center of the United States. With an elevation of 6,200 feet, it provides spectacular panoramic views to Pikes Peak and the Front Range of Colorado, and serves as gateway to tourist attractions, including 14 major ski areas.
Travel time to Colorado City is 25 minutes, to Denver 70 minutes.
COS Airport is only 6 miles south of the central business district of Colorado Springs, near Interstate 25 (exit 135 west-north-west on Milton Proby Pkwy.), and it is known to be one of the easiest, fastest and most stress-free airports to get in and out of.
Passengers should arrive at the Airport no later than 2 hrs prior to scheduled departure.
With three long runways and 1.3M passengers in 2016, Colorado Springs Airport is served by major airlines offering many non-stops flights to US cities with worldwide connections.
- Frontier added in Summer 2017 nonstop flights to Chicaco, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco & Washington D.C., and in Fall 2017 to Florida's Fort Myers& Tampa.
- American Airlines added flights to Chicago.
The Holiday Inn at Colorado Airport with free shuttle service, is only 4 miles from the Airport, located at 1855 Aeroplaza Drive (front desk tel: 1-719-380-8516 /fax 8716). It offers a full-service restaurant and and a business center.
Colorado Springs Airport has one passenger terminal.
For Terminal details at this site open ‘Terminal Map’ and scroll down to the text; for Parking details, open ‘Parking Map’, for ground transportation open ‘Ground Transportation: /Buses & Trains.