1. Welcome to Durango-La Plata County Airport

The Durango - La Plata County Airport (DRO) is the primary regional airport for southwest Colorado, northwest New Mexico, and the entire Four Corners Region.  DRO welcomed over 390,000 passengers in 2019, and contributes $293 million annually to the regional economy.

DRO is served by American Airlines and United Airlines, offering daily non-stop routes to Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW), Denver (DEN), and Phoenix (PHX).  

The Durango - La Plata County Airport terminal is experiencing a gradual recovery in passenger traffic since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.  However, seasonal routes to Chicago (ORD), Houston (IAH), and Los Angeles (LAX) have been postponed until further notice.  Please check with your airline for real-time updates to their schedules.


REAL ID:  THE DEADLINE TO HAVE A REAL ID FOR AIR TRAVEL HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 1, 2021.  CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

2020 DRO Airline Route Map year-round

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

The state-wide executive order to wear a face mask in public spaces is still in effect.  Click on this paragraph to read Executive Order D 2020 138 in its entirety.

At DRO, public health and safety is priority number one. We are committed to providing clean, hygienic, and safe facilities for all passengers and employees.  Our custodial staff is maintaining strict cleaning and disinfection of the airport terminal and passenger facilities as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  We've also invested in a number of facility and equipment changes to ensure that the public will remain safe and comfortable while traveling through our airport.  

Some helpful resources for information in our region include:  City of Durango Emergency Management, San Juan Basin Public Health, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, the CDC and the COHelp line at 877-462-2911.

General travel updates:       UNITED UPDATES        AMERICAN UPDATES