Durango-La Plata County Airport Abbreviation Code

DRO is the abbreviation code for Durango-La Plata County Airport. According to Abbreviation Finder, DRO can also mean:

  1. Daily Report Of Obligations
  2. Data Readout
  3. Data Request Output
  4. Days Revenue Outstanding
  5. Delay Reduction Order
  6. Department Repair Order
  7. Department of Radiation Oncology
  8. Departmental Record Officer
  9. Deputy Rescue Officer
  10. Deputy Returning Officer
  11. Design Requirements Overview
  12. Destructive Read Out
  13. Detention & Removal Office
  14. Detention and Removal Operations
  15. Dielectric Resonating Oscillator
  16. Dielectric Resonator Oscillator
  17. Diesel Range Organic compound(s)
  18. Differential Reinforcement of Other Behaviors
  19. Digital Readout
  20. Dining Room Orderly

Durango-La Plata County Airport

Durango Airport – La Plata County, CO (DRO)

The Durango-La Plata County Airport, located in the same county, in southwest Colorado. The area is a very popular travel destination, especially in winter, and with Wolf Creek and Telluride, two excellent ski areas. The world-famous Mesa-Verde National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is also close by. It is home to over 4,000 archaeological dwellings of the Anasazi Indians who lived in the area between the 6th and 14th centuries.

  • URL: Durango – La Plata County, CO (DRO)
  • Time zone: GMT -7
  • Service phone: +1 970 247-8143
  • Address: Durango-La Plata County Airport, 1000 Airport Road, Durango, CO 81303
  • Operator: City of Durango & La Plata County
  • Parking spaces: yes, subject to a charge; Short-term and long-term parking spaces
  • Transport links: From Durango on US Highway 160 to State Highway 172, the rest of the way is signposted from there.
  • Train connections: The nearest possible Amtrak Rail Station is about 240 kilometers further north in Grand Junction, from where there is a connection to the “California Zephyr”, which runs from Chicago to Emeryville.
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (14.97%), Tuesday (13.03%), Wednesday (14.83%), Thursday (13.95%), Friday (14.87%), Saturday (14.23%), Sunday (14.12%)
  • other spellings: Durango-CO, Durango-La Plata County Airport, Kin Łání (Dibé nitsa hahoodzo), Дюранго (Колорадо), Ντουράνγκο (Κολοράντο), Κ او ラ و نر (コاو ل) (و ن), ロ ラ و ラ و نر (コ و ن), ロ و ラ (و ن), デ و ラ و ن 주)

Most popular destinations from Durango – La Plata County, CO (flights per week)

  1. Denver International Airport, CO (56, 46.28%)
  2. Dallas – Fort Worth International Airport, TX (32, 26.45%)
  3. Phoenix – Sky Harbor International Airport (24, 19.83%)
  4. Boise, ID (7, 5.79%)
  5. Houston – George Bush Intercontinental Airport, TX (1, 0.83%)
  6. Other (0.83%)

Top airlines (share of take-offs / landings)

  1. American Airlines (114, 40.00%)
  2. United Airlines (96, 33.68%)
  3. Lufthansa (32, 11.23%)
  4. Air Burkina (25, 8.77%)
  5. Copa Airlines (10, 3.51%)
  6. Other (2.81%)

The airport is about 18 kilometers southwest of the city limits. Drivers coming from outside the city should drive from Durango on US Highway 160 to the junction for State Highway 172, then drive this to the junction for County Road 309, from where the rest of the route is signposted.

A regular bus connection from / to the airport is offered by Durango Transportation.

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