Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights to Aspen
American Airlines, Qatar Airways and United Airlines have waived their change and cancellation fees on flights to Aspen Pitkin County. Confirm policies on booking site.
Alaska Airlines does not allow booking a middle seat on flights to Aspen Pitkin County.
The cheapest airline ticket to Aspen from the United States in the last 72 hours was $125 one-way, and $149 round-trip on the route from Los Angeles to Aspen. The most popular route is from Los Angeles to Aspen and the cheapest ticket found on this route in the last 72 hours was $149 round-trip.
In general from United States, American Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Copa Airlines fly the most to Aspen.
Aspen Airport is 4 miles from the center of Aspen. View on Map.
Aspen is served by Aspen Pitkin County Airport, also commonly referred to as Aspen, Pitkin County, or simply Aspen Airport. The airport code is ASE.
At this time, Aspen/Pitkin County Airport does not have any indoor smoking rooms, and electronic smoking devices are completely banned from the airport. To have a cigarette you will have to leave the primary terminal and stand away from its doors. Some of the outdoor trash cans do contain separate ashtrays.
If you are traveling with a lot of suitcases and need help carrying everything, sign up for a VIP Service through Aspen/Pitkin County Airport. Reservations can be made through the airport’s website, and the service will provide you with an employee to collect your luggage, secure a private car, and help you travel to your final destination.
For travelers hoping to have a particularly luxurious trip, book a room at the 4-star Hotel Jerome, An Auberge Resort, which is less than a 10m drive from Aspen/Pitkin County Airport and an 8m walk to the city’s downtown. The Inn at Aspen is a more affordable choice that is a 5m drive from the airport and is located directly at the base of Buttermilk Mountain.
To travel from Aspen/Pitkin County Airport to the city center, you can either rent a car, take a taxi, or use public transportation. There is a rental car center located in the Arrivals terminal of the airport, and taxis are always stationed outside of the main doors. The local bus also has a stop at the airport, and you can take the L Route to arrive in the city’s downtown in approximately 20 to 25m.
The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, Most European Countries (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican City), the UK, Ireland, Brazil and South Africa in the past 14 days.
With the exception of certain travelers which includes certain family members of US citizens or permanent residents including; spouses, children (under the age of 21), parents (provided that his/her US citizen or permanent resident child is unmarried and under the age of 21), and siblings (provided that both the sibling and the US citizen or permanent resident are unmarried and under the age of 21);
There is also an exception for travelers with the following visas: A-1, A-2, C-1, C-1/D, C-2, C-3, CR-1, CR-2, D, E-1 (as an employee of TECRO or TECO or the employee's immediate family members), G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, IR-1, IR-4, IH-4, NATO-1 through NATO-4, or NATO-6 visa;
Members of the US Armed Forces, spouses, and children of members of the US Armed Forces;
Travelers with invitation of the USA government for a purpose related to the containment/mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19);
Travelers with documents issued by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection, or US Department of State indicating that the traveler is exempt from the restriction;
B1 crew crewmembers that are engaged in lightering, Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) activity, wind farm activity, private air/sea crew and other similar crewmember activities;
Students with an F-1 or M-1 visa and their F-2 and M-2 dependents, if they arrive from or have been in Ireland, the UK or Schengen Area in the past 14 days.
All travelers, 2 years of age or older (including US citizens and transit passenger) must present a negative COVID-19 viral or antigen test result issued 72 hours prior to departure or have a proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding the plane.
Travelers must complete a disclosure and attestation form before departure.
Exemptions or waiver to the testing requirements may be granted by the CDC on an extremely limited basis when emergency travel (like an emergency medical evacuation) must occur to preserve someone’s life, health against a serious danger, or physical safety and testing cannot be completed before travel.
US citizens and permanent residents arriving from the UK must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure.
Travelers arriving in New York State must complete the Traveler Health Form.
Travelers arriving in Massachusetts must complete the Massachusetts Health Form.
Travelers are advised to get tested 3-5 days after travel and stay home and self-quarantine for 7 days after travel. Even if they test negative, they must still stay home and self-quarantine for the full 7 days. If the test is positive, isolate to protect others from getting infected.
Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.
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Travelers are subject to COVID-19 measures set by the state/territory of their final destination. For more information go to CDC website.
Please see our Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Restrictions page for more information on restrictions worldwide.
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Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Pros: "Comfortable seats with plenty of legroom."
Cons: "The counter agent charged us for one bag when it should have been free. According to her, there was nothing she could do as that's what the computer stated. She did mention we have a receipt so we can ask for a refund. Why was she even there?? Could have done the same with a kiosk."
Pros: "Food and entertainment were great"
Cons: "wish there was more legroom"
Pros: "Many movies too choose from."
Cons: "Not enough space and food was horrible"
Pros: "Ok trip"
Cons: "Could not watch movies on app or website.. “technical dificulties” made the trip longer and dull"
Pros: "There are three meals during the trip."
Cons: "Not at this time."
Cons: "When I️ went to the gate to Ben seated they said there was overbooking, but 10 min before departure they allowed me to fly"
Cons: "It wasn't Cathy Pacific operation."
Cons: "served snacks without drinks or at least water"
Cons: "The breakfast, no hot meal just sugary food."
Cons: "No tv. Small aircraft."
Pros: "Everyone was friendly"
Cons: "Very tight fit."
Pros: "WHAT FOOD.,,,,,,.AA DOSE NOT FEE US OR HAVE ANY ENTERTAINMENT,"
Cons: "NOTHING AA IS JUST AS BAD AS FIJI AIRWAYS"
Pros: "Everyghing was smooth and on time"
Cons: "Nothing at all"
Pros: "same as above"
Pros: "How spacious it felt and there were film selections"
Cons: "My film kept stopping randomly."
Cons: "No entertainment"
Pros: "Free beverage"
Cons: "My bag was lost and it still hasn't showed up at the airport. Seems like I would get some kind of credit of some kind for this inconvenience."
Cons: "Cramped, claustrophobic space. Cabin too warm."
Cons: "Forgot to give me my drink"
Pros: "On time arrival"
Cons: "Complimentary snacks"
Cons: "Worst staff never flying with this airline again"
Cons: "Booked flights together yet sat apart.. kid kicking back of away just uncomfortable"
Cons: "Excellent every one make the trip a very pleasant experience ..thank U and pilots amazing ."
Cons: "Terminal at LAX requires a bus."
Pros: "Same as above."
Cons: "Same as above"
Cons: "Checkin was a nightmare! Not clearly marked and very confusing at LAX."
Cons: "Boarding late"
Cons: "all flights delayed"
Cons: "The delay"
Cons: "The most horrendous costumer service & treatment from AA employees aether in the LAX airport and on the phone by costumer service."
Pros: "Very comfortable First seat on the E75. Lots of space."
Cons: "Departure to late hard to get other fly conection ."
Pros: "Everything very nice peaple"
Pros: "Service, clean aircraft, I felt AA cares about me"
Cons: "Changing gates before boarding"
Pros: "Business Class seat"
Cons: "People using forward lavs"
Cons: "It was delayed for more then an hour."
Cons: "I'll never book AA again."
Cons: "Practically no food was served."
Pros: "Everything was ok except the Asian hostess"
Cons: "I don't like when I asked the hostess to give me another drink .. she said ok and never gave it to me and when I asked her again she said we are landing .. I was fasting and I break it at 8:06 pm I asked for water and some ginger ale because I have sore throat and coughing didn't stop for the whole trip"
Cons: "No one at baggage claim to answer questions. Flights Not listed on carousel monitors. Packed baggage claim , Chaos , no employees to assist."
Cons: "they lost my luggage and they still don't know how they are going to get it to me."
Pros: "Both planes were delayed"
Cons: "I did not appreciated getting to my destination so late."
Pros: "see top review"
Cons: "see top review"
Pros: "Service and food were great."
Cons: "A free single bag check-in."
Cons: "Airlines are no longer concerned with passenger comfort or nicities Food , service , and comfort are minimized in effort to get the most people for the least expense onboard"
Cons: "Took a long time to board, we were about 10 min late to take off"
Cons: "Self Check in was appalling ... minimal staff to assist and then they walk away and you have to ask again for help."
Cons: "Landed early. Sat at runway at Aspen. Ssiying for deplaning space to open too long. Plus cool sir turned off. Got hot."
Cons: "All was good"
Pros: "The timing."
Cons: "The landing was a little rough."
Pros: "Coming home"
Pros: "Bathrooms were clean"
Cons: "Seat room/especially when the person in front reclined"
Pros: "Seating was spaced good"
Cons: "Everything was ok"
Cons: "The seating selection and comfort was below parr"
Cons: "seat didnt recline, tight space couldnt sleep no chargers the plane sucks"
Cons: "no pre-check line or priority access line through security. There's not even advance warning when you buy a ticket that its anything but business as usual at LAX. They are renovating the lounges too so some are closed with no mention on the website. It's really inexcusable to not mention the state of affairs when considering traveling on the airline"
Pros: "The stewards were awesome. Funny kind and attentive"
Cons: "Horrid service. Don't work with customers, abysmal overall."
Pros: "Very good! Very nice and friendly employees!"
Pros: "All of the above"
Pros: "The plane."
Cons: "Travelling with a nine week old: no add on seatbelt (as per QANTAS) for lap sleeping, paid for an extra seat we didn't realize we were buying. The food has not improved in the last decade in contrast to other airlines."
Pros: "Everything was fine"
Pros: "Very roomy and workers were helpful."
Cons: "Nothing. It was great!"
Cons: "The boarding process is a bit chaotic. I honestly think the wi fi should be free."
Cons: "Im ok with everything. Thank u."
Pros: "Provided blankets for snug sleeping"
Pros: "How a passenger emergency was handled. We were kept very well informed"
Pros: "They did not care"
Pros: "Price was nice at $142"
Pros: "good movie selection"
Cons: "couldn't reserve seat in advance; told 3 different things when I bought ticket"
Pros: "They were friendly no matter where you were seated. Always had smiles"
Cons: "All was good. No dislikes"
Pros: "I like the movie options and complimentary beverages"
Cons: "Rows 20 to the back of the plane didn't get a beverage. Slow moving attendant. I was thirsty."
Cons: "Horrible overlay"
Pros: "Not much to go wrong so not much to complain about. On time, smooth, pleasant, ideal!"
Cons: "Bad Service over all."
Pros: "All went well. Pleasant attendants."
Pros: "Great staff. Great safety explanation. Smooth fight"
Cons: "Nothing. Everything was great. I'll definitely try to stick with united for my future travels"
Cons: "Excellent 5 star"
Pros: "Serve drinks"
Pros: "Delta airline"
Cons: "floght delay ; at least 3 times for me!"
Pros: "On time."
Cons: "Is ok"
Pros: "same as above"
Pros: "Orderly protocol"
Cons: "Boarding is chore based but it went smoothly."
Pros: "Comfort and great staff; smooth landing as well"
Cons: "Round my credit card"
Pros: "Staff was nice and chairs were comfortable"
Cons: "The turbulence"
Pros: "The food."
Pros: "No delay ,staffs were helpful"
Cons: "I had an overweight lady next,extremely uncomfortable for both of us."
Cons: "I had round trip from Sacramento to Cancun, the staffs service was poor, there are even no greeting and smiling when I every time checked in. That is really bad experience with united airline"
Airlines flying to Aspen have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights to Aspen
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights to Aspen
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights to Aspen
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights to Aspen
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights to Aspen