Getting Here:

Vail is located in the central Rocky Mountains of Colorado, just 100 miles west of Denver and just 35 miles east of Eagle.

Official Ground Transportation:

Epic Mountain Express/ Premier Mountain Express is the Official Ground Transportation of the 2019 Vail Film Festival.

To book with a 15% discount please enter the promo code VFF2019 when you book HERE

Epic Mountain Express provides airport transportation to your favorite Colorado Mountain Resorts: Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper Mountain, Vail, Beaver Creek, Bachelor Gulch, Aspen, Snowmass Village, and surrounding resort areas. 


The parking structures in Vail Village and Lionshead offer the most convenient access to the mountain.

  • 0 to 2 hours- free

  • 2 to 3 hours- $15

  • 3 to 4 hours- $20

  • 4 to 24 hours- $25 All day cap

  • Free parking in both structures after 3pm!

* Arrivals from 1 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. will be charged $15.00

By Car:

Take I-70, a scenic and direct route into Vail from just about anywhere! Once in Vail, follow the signage to the Main Vail Exit (176), where festival venues, lodging, parking and access to the mountain can be found. East and West Vail can also be easily accessed by exits (180 and 173) just before and after the Main Vail Exit.

By Plane:

Vail/Eagle County Airport:

Year round large jet service brings you to the doorstep of Vail. Non-stop flights from twelve U.S. cities on five major airlines bring you direct to Vail in 757 comfort. Skip the interstate and fly all the way! Get a jump on your trip by going non-stop to http://www.flyvail.com.

Denver International Airport:

Denver International Airport is open 24-hours-a-day, seven days a week and is served by most major airlines and select charters, providing nonstop daily service to more than 130 national and international destinations. Denver International Airport is a 2 hour drive to Vail.