Durango Rental Cars
Rental car services are available at the Durango Airport, as well as at the Albuquerque International Airport. Rental agencies serving the Albuquerque international airport include Advantage, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, and Thrifty. Rental agencies from Durango’s regional airport include Avis, Enterprise, Budget, Hertz, and National.
For Durango maps and travel guides, visit the Durango.com page for Durango Maps and Travel Guides.
Parking in Downtown Durango consists of street parking and permit spaces. Municipal lots are available free of charge in the evenings after 5:00 p.m. and all-day on Saturday, Sunday, and U.S. holidays. Parking is by permit only during weekdays. Permits can be purchased at City Hall, the Bank of Colorado, Wells Fargo, or the First National Bank of Durango for a fee of 15 dollars per month. Municipal lots can be found on 2nd Avenue in Durango on the 600, 700, and 800 blocks. The largest lot is a car park at the 700 block of Camino Del Rio. Street parking is controlled by parking meters. Be aware that some meters are limited to half-hour, 2-hour, and 10-hour time limits.
Durango Trolley and Bus Service
The historic Durango Trolley runs along Transit Center to Iron Horse Inn in 20-minute cycles from 7 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Visit the Durango.com page for the Durango Trolley to learn more.
Passenger bus service to Durango is provided by Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma bus lines. Trolley Tokens available at the following locations: City Hall – 949 E 2nd Avenue Wells Fargo – 200 W College Drive First National Bank of Durango – 259 W 9th Street Bank of Colorado – 1199 Main Avenue Bank of Colorado (walk up/Drive up only) – 902 E 2nd Avenue
Bus stops are indicated by a sign with the red Durango T logo, and the fare is typically $1. The Durango T lines connect at College Drive and Main Avenue at Fort Lewis College.
Have late evening plans? Catch the Late Night Weekend Bus Friday and Saturday nights from 11 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. The Late Night Bus will transport riders anywhere within Durango city limits north of the U.S. Highway 160/550 intersection. The last Late Night Bus leaves downtown Durango at 2:10 a.m. so make plans accordingly!
Have more questions? Contact Durango Transit at 970-259-5438.
Durango has a regional airport with jet aircraft service, the Durango-La Plata County Airport. The airport is served by four airlines. Frontier Airlines and United Airlines both serve Durango through Denver Hubs and US Airways offers flights through Phoenix. The newest addition is American Eagle Airlines. The airport is situated to the southeast of Durango. It is accessible from Durango by taking U.S. 550 South and then taking U.S. 160 East approximately 5.5 miles to Highway 172. From Hwy. 172, the airport is located on Airport Road, also known as C.R. 309, a right turn off of Hwy. 172.