Transportation information for Mesa Verde NP is provided below. Travel information includes driving directions, maps, airport information and more.
The nearest airports to the park are in Cortez (CO), Durango (CO), and Farmington (NM). Connections are available in any of these cities to major air service in Denver (CO), Albuquerque (NM), Phoenix (AZ), and Salt Lake City (UT).
Mesa Verde National Park is located 35 miles west of Durango on Highway 160 in southwestern Colorado, or just east of Cortez. The park can be reached from southeast Utah along Highway 491, or from western Colorado along Highway 550.