It takes between 3 and 4 hours from Denver International Airport (DEN) to get to Steamboat. Denver International Airport sees hundreds of nonstop, connecting and international flights on a daily basis, you’re going to get the most for your money flying into Denver. U.S. Carriers include Alaska, American, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest and United Airlines.
If you are wanting to avoid the drive from Denver to Steamboat, you can fly from Denver into Yampa Valley Regional Airport. With nonstop flights to Steamboat from 14 major cities during the ski season you can be on the mountain in only a few hours. Steamboat Springs is only minutes from the Yampa Valley Regional Airport. Shuttle services are available at (Yampa Valley Regional Airport) also known as Hayden Airport (HDN).